April 3, 2017
A UCC congregation in Buffalo, New York is heeding the call to build a just world for all as a place of sanctuary, enabling immigrants to find refuge and resources on their way to new lives in Canada.
March 30, 2017
[Anglican Journal] A delegation from the Philippines that includes an Anglican bishop wants the government to appoint an ombudsperson to monitor Canadian mining operations overseas and to support formal peace talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front.
“We want the Canadian people to hear our story and we want that foreign corporations operating in the Philippines, especially Canadian mining companies, be held accountable for their...
- A United Church of Canada congregation in Ottawa fights racism with lawn signs welcoming refugees. John Calvin argued that those who do not share with the poor when they are in need are guilty of theft – and... Read More
March 27, 2017
Raised by his grandparents in northern Saskatchewan, the Rev. Samuel Halkett never attended a residential school.
“I was one of the lucky ones,” said Halkett, who grew up speaking Cree and worked as a Cree language instructor before becoming an Anglican priest. “That’s the only language I knew,” he added. “And it’s the culture I lived through with my grandparents.”
Tragically, the ability to speak one’s own language was a right denied to many survivors of the Indian residential...
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Depuis neuf mois, deux leaders religieux anglicans – à savoir l’archevêque de Cantorbéry et le primat de l’Église épiscopale – se sont invités dans le débat public.
Ils ont appelés les anglicans à la mobilisation : lors du synode général de l’église d’Angleterre pour...
March 24, 2017
March 23, 2017
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, Archbishop Fred Hiltz, has described the former Archbishop of Toronto,Terence Edward Finlay, who has died at the age of 79, as “one of the Canadian Church’s most widely and highly respected leaders.”
March 22, 2017
Pastor Kevin DeRaaf has been appointed as the new Regional Mission Leader for eastern Canada for the New Mission Agency.
March 21, 2017
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Church in Canada has sent a strongly worded open letter, expressing dismay over a Conservative senator’s recent defense of the Indian Residential Schools system. Earlier this month, Sen. Lynn Beyak criticized the Truth and Reconciliation Commission for letting the negative aspects of the schools system overshadow...
It is with great sadness that our Church mourns the death of one of its most widely and highly respected leaders, Terence Edward Finlay. In the course of his ordained ministry which spanned almost fifty-six years, he was known as Father, Archdeacon, Bishop, Archbishop, The Primate’s Envoy for Residential Schools, Co-Chair of the Primate’s Commission on Discovery, Reconciliation and Justice, Liaison Bishop to the Mission to Seafarers Canada, and Chaplain to the National House of Bishops. No...