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  • Bishops walk Slave Trail
    Bishops walk Slave Trail
  • General Convention approves marriage equality
    TEC approves marriage equality
  • Provincial synod votes for change
    Provincial synod votes for change
  • Changing marriage canon would “abrade ecclesial trust,” ARC warns
    ARC weighs in on marriage canon
  • Bishop Duncan Douglas Wallace, 1938-2015
    Bishop Duncan Wallace, 1938-2015
  • ‘Thankful, honored and blessed’ Presiding Bishop-elect Curry addresses the media
    TEC elects new Presiding Bishop
  • Primate to visit diocese of Yukon
    Primate to visit diocese of Yukon
  • Examine mission of church: archbishop
    'Examine mission of church'
  • Bishops walk Slave Trail
  • General Convention approves marriage equality
  • Provincial synod votes for change
  • Changing marriage canon would “abrade ecclesial trust,” ARC warns
  • Bishop Duncan Douglas Wallace, 1938-2015
  • ‘Thankful, honored and blessed’ Presiding Bishop-elect Curry addresses the media
  • Primate to visit diocese of Yukon
  • Examine mission of church: archbishop



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  • Getting to know one another

    Getting to know one another

    It took the Rev. Canon Rod BrantFrancis and the Rev. Lisa BrantFrancis 19 hours to drive from their parish in northern Quebec to their new companion parish in Toronto for the first time in April, but the story of these two parishes coming together actually has its beginnings much farther away.

    Leigh Anne Williams
    Posted June, 16 2015
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  • In a league of their own

    In a league of their own
    In the diminutive maritime town of Mahone Bay, N.S. (pop. 1,000), a youth tradition begun in 1960 is still going strong: the Church Boys' League (CBL), headquartered at the picturesque, red-and-white Anglican church of St. James. And while there used to be a number of such Anglican-affiliated leagues across Canada, the St. James CBL may be the last of its kind.
    By Diana Swift
    Posted June, 16 2015
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  • A school that’s ‘like a home’

    A school that’s ‘like a home’
    In the basement of St. George’s Anglican Church in Kamloops, B.C., Theresa Walker, a parishioner at St. Paul’s Cathedral, is studying math. As she looks over the exercise sheet in front of her, she explains that she’s working toward her high school diploma.
    By André Forget
    Posted June, 12 2015
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  • Jesus the Homeless inspires, divides

    Jesus the Homeless inspires, divides
    Canadian sculptor Timothy Schmalz’s life-sized bronze statue, Jesus the Homeless, did not have the most auspicious of beginnings. The oft-controversial piece, which depicts Jesus as an all-but-anonymous homeless person curled beneath a blanket on a park bench, spent close to a year stranded in Schmalz’s studio after it was first cast.
    By Ben Graves
    Posted June, 12 2015
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  • Anglicans, Canadians respond to #22days campaign ‘with passion’

    Anglicans, Canadians respond to #22days campaign ‘with passion’
    The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) may have wound down at its closing ceremony on June 3, but its momentum continues in the Anglican Church of Canada's #22days website campaign, a nationwide initiative of remembering and commitment.
    By Diana Swift
    Posted June, 11 2015
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  • Indigenous bishops not invited to TRC closing ceremonies

    Indigenous bishops not invited to TRC closing ceremonies
    The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) has been investigating the tragic legacy of Canada’s Indian residential schools for the past six years, and last Wednesday, June 3, it held its closing ceremonies at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, but two prominent Indigenous Anglicans who had come to Ottawa for the final events were not present. 
    By André Forget
    Posted June, 10 2015
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  • Canon Robert Falby: Jurist, prolocutor, chancellor

    Canon Robert Falby: Jurist, prolocutor, chancellor
    Canon (lay) Robert L. Falby, QC, chair of the Anglican Church of Canada’s Commission on the Marriage Canon and former prolocutor of General Synod, died June 8 in Toronto after a long illness.
    By Diana Swift
    Posted June, 09 2015
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  • Beyond the bunting: Marriages get better with time

    Beyond the bunting: Marriages get better with time
    I’d walked from my back door to the car and my bunions were already screaming at me to go back inside the house. The heels I’d chosen were the lesser of several evils, but I was still facing another great battle with fashionable footwear.
    Michelle Hauser
    Posted June, 09 2015
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  • NGO presents PWRDF with cheque for earthquake relief

    NGO presents PWRDF with cheque for earthquake relief
    Three board members representing Nepalese Canadian Community Services (NCCS), a Toronto-based not-for-profit organization, visited the offices of the Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) on June 4 to deliver a cheque for $13,075.25 bound for earthquake relief in Nepal.
    By Ben Graves
    Posted June, 08 2015
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  • First woman bishop for Montreal

     First woman bishop for Montreal
    Mary Irwin-Gibson, dean and rector of St. George’s Anglican Cathedral in Kingston since 2009, has been elected the first female bishop of the Anglican diocese of Montreal in its 165-year history.
    By Harvey Shepherd
    Posted June, 06 2015
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