Nicola Sturgeon said Giorgi Kakava is 'Scottish' as far as she is concerned and should be allowed to stay in the country.
Giorgi Kakava living under cloud of uncertainty as Church of Scotland minister makes fresh appeal for action.
The event will take place virtually for a second consecutive year due to ongoing coronavirus restrictions.
St Cuthbert’s Church will allow three people to pray at once with standalone chairs set up two metres apart.
The services will be recorded by Rev Dr Marjory MacLean after consultation with bereaved families.
A Glasgow venue has been urged to cancel an appearance by US evangelist Franklin Graham.
The Queen has appointed the Duke of Cambridge as Lord High Commissioner to the Church of Scotland General Assembly.