‘Nations and peoples are largely the stories they feed themselves. If they tell themselves stories that are lies, they will suffer the future consequences of those lies’ says Ben Okri in Birds of Heaven. What might that mean for Scotland?
Kathy Galloway is the leader of the Iona Community. She is a practical theologian, campaigner and author of theology, liturgy and poetry. She is patron of the Student Christian Movement and the Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre.