December 4, 2013
[Anglican Journal] General Synod’s Marks of Mission team is offering grants of $1,000 to every diocese in the Anglican Church of Canada as seed money for projects that implement any of the Anglican Communion’s Five Marks of Mission.
Each diocese needs only to select a project and send a 100-word description of it to the team at the...
December 2, 2013
- B’nai B’rith International welcomes the reported invitation to Israel to join the Western European and Others Group (WEOG) at United Nations institutions in Geneva, ending the exclusion of the Jewish state from any regional group at the European hub of the world body, home to the Human Rights Council (UNHRC).
Israel’s reported admission to WEOG—a group that includes such countries as Canada, France, Germany...
November 29, 2013
Canada's federal prison chaplain system is going through dramatic change as it adopts a private contractor model to provide services across the country. In the midst of this reorganization, Anglicans are helping to make sure the spiritual needs of prisoners are met.
"It's a significant political and religious issue for our times," says Archdeacon Wayne Varley, diocesan executive officer for the Diocese of Ontario.
Varley and the Rev. Dale Gillman of the Diocese of...
November 27, 2013
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November 22, 2013
[Anglican Church of Canada press release] This Christmas season, take some time out from stress with “In days to come,” a series of Advent devotional podcasts available soon from the Anglican Church of Canada.
General Synod’s partner this year is St. Benedict’s Table, an arts-centred Anglican community in downtown Winnipeg.
“Our Lent and Advent...