Over 70 Anglican and Lutheran bishops, clergy and laity from across Canada on Wednesday began sharing stories of both success and failure concerning congregational health and renewal, at the National Consultation on Congregational Vitality being held at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre, May 14 to 16.
The diocese of Brandon has launched a $350,000 civil lawsuit against its former executive archdeacon, the Rev. Noah Njegovan.
The date was May 20, 1979, and the place was the Cathedral Church of St. James, Toronto. I knelt before Archbishop Lewis Garnsworthy, who laid his hands upon my head and said, “You are a priest forever...”
In the traditional way, before colonization, it seems that song was an essential element of every aspect of indigenous life. Songs were maps, histories and ceremonies.
Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, is urging Canadian Anglicans to help the Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) raise $45,000 to train 150 people in sustainable farming techniques in Cuba.
Valerie Andrews says the memories are burned into her mind. She was 17 when her family sent her to stay in a maternity home for unwed mothers in 1969.
Archdeacon David Edwards was elected as coadjutor bishop for the
diocese of Fredericton at a synod on May 10. Bishop-elect Edwards was
elected on the fourth ballot. There were five other nominees.
Every Canadian gardener knows the rule that it is not safe to plant
anything before the Victoria Day weekend. That’s particularly true on
With no clear end in sight for the conflict in South Sudan, the heads of the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), the Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) are urging their faithful to pray for “a lasting and meaningful peace” in the world’s newest state.
David Jones, chancellor of the Council of General Synod (CoGS), informed
council members of a strong possibility that as much as $2.7 million of the funds paid to
the Residential Schools Settlement will be returned to the 32 Anglican
entities involved—General Synod, the Missionary Corporation and the 30