Scotland Church Directories

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A church directory lists church ministers and parishes and other ecclesiastical jurisdictions, such as presbyteries, dioceses, and so forth. Directories can provide important information, including:  
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A church directory lists church ministers and parishes and other ecclesiastical jurisdictions, such as presbyteries, synods, and so forth. Directories can provide important information, including:  
  
 
*Addresses for church officials.  
 
*Addresses for church officials.  
 
*Lists of church jurisdictions and headquarters.  
 
*Lists of church jurisdictions and headquarters.  
 
*Chronological lists of principal church officials.  
 
*Chronological lists of principal church officials.  
*Brief biographies or career summaries of ministers.  
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Fasti_Ecclesiae_Scoticanae Brief biographies or career summaries of ministers].  
 
*Addresses of church schools or other institutions.
 
*Addresses of church schools or other institutions.
  
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You can also find directories in other libraries, archives, and repositories.  
 
You can also find directories in other libraries, archives, and repositories.  
  
=== External Links ===
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=== External Links ===
  
 
*http://www.rampantscotland.com/religion.htm
 
*http://www.rampantscotland.com/religion.htm
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A church directory lists church ministers and parishes and other ecclesiastical jurisdictions, such as presbyteries, synods, and so forth. Directories can provide important information, including:

Directories exist for many denominations. To find the call number for a directory in the Family History Library, look in the Family History Library Catalog under:

SCOTLAND - CHURCH DIRECTORIES.

You can also find directories in other libraries, archives, and repositories.

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