In August 1560, the Reformation became official in Scotland.The Scottish Parliament ratified the Scots Confession (17th August) and “ordained that the Bishop of Rome has no jurisdiction or authority within this realm” (24th August).
That was 450 years ago last month.
A thanksgiving service was held in the tiny Magdalen Chapel, several hundred yards from where I’m writing, on Tue 17th August, 2010. A sermon was preached by Rev HM Cartwright on the first couple of verses of Romans 5.
The audio of this sermon is available here.
Count how many times he mentions the Pope.