Leith Churches Together (formerly Leith Council of Churches) has been in existence for over 25 years, and includes a remarkable range of traditions – Baptist, Roman Catholic, Presbyterian, Anglican, United Free, Ukrainian Catholic, United Reformed Church, Methodist. Over the years, LCT has continued to explore ways of deepening the bonds between the churches, and encouraging mutual witness to the Gospel message through action and prayer, serving the community of Leith.
LCT has an executive committee which meets every 2-3 months. See Committee page for details. The current office holders are:
Rev. Steve Butler (Chair from June 2013) – St James’ Episcopal Church
Ann Monaghan (Vice-Chair from June 2013 – Leith Baptist Church
Jack Kerr (Treasurer) – St Mary’s Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church
Margot Hudson (Minute and Agenda Secretary) – North Leith Parish Church of Scotland
‘The churches should act together in all matters…. except those in which deep differences of conviction compel them to act separately.’ (Lund Principle, World Council of Churches, 1952)