The disgraced Cardinal who was Britain's most senior Roman Catholic has announced he will leave Scotland for several months "for the purpose of spiritual renewal, prayer and penance".
Cardinal Keith O'Brien resigned his position after admitting his sexual conduct had, at times, "fallen below expected standards".
ITV News Scotland correspondent Debi Edward reports:
More top news
Too many patients who undergo emergency bowel surgery are dying because of inconsistent care practices, health experts have warned.
A report by a think-tank that claims more than half of households take more in benefits than pay in tax has been condemned as 'spin'.
The Education Secretary has set her sights on 'coasting' schools that have "fallen under the radar" with plans to force improvements.