Letters to the Editor

Featured letter: Oneness in Christ is celebrated despite different opinions

Dear editor,"Why should we attend church?," asked one writer (January letters). Why indeed?My experience in the Anglican church has also been long (almost 70...

Letters to the Editor

The Anglican Journal welcomes letters to the editor. Preference is given to letters under 100 words. All letters are subject to editing for length,...

Featured letter: Church jargon is like alphabet soup

Dear editor,I guess I'm an Anglican. I've been confirmed, married, and baptized in an Anglican church. I've sat on vestries, and been a synod...

My favourite Christmas carol

Last October, we asked Anglican Journal readers what their favourite Christmas carol is and why. All our readers' responses about what song makes their...

A few more resolutions for the church

Editor's note: In the January issue of the Anglican Journal, we suggested six New Year's resolutions for the Anglican Church of Canada and we...

A season to reflect, forego consumerism

Most of my students come from "non-liturgical" traditions. I like to introduce my first-year students to the church year around Advent, which usually begins...

A special time for shut-ins, seniors in retirement homes

I am priest-in-charge of the ministry to seniors in Prince Edward County, diocese of Ontario. There are 12 nursing and retirement homes, which we...

A time to share God’s love

I am the deacon in the church of St. John the Evangelist in Leamington, Ont. My outreach ministry is as chaplain in Leamington District...

There is goodness in the world’

We have a program called the Good Samaritan which links various churches in our community through outreach and social projects. It was developed to...

Featured letter: Who is responsible for membership?

Dear editor, As rector of a small parish mostly full of wonderful senior citizens, I was recently horrified to hear a younger clergy person say...

‘You were born for this’

When reflecting on how the Christmas story is relevant in my ministry as a hospital chaplain, I am aware that I am surrounded daily...

A different kind of Christmas

I am the deacon in the church of St. John the Evangelist in Leamington, Ont. My outreach ministry is as chaplain in Leamington District...

A moratorium on letters about homosexuality?

YES: let us move on and broaden our horizons Dear editor, Re: A moratorium on letters about homosexuality? (October Anglican Journal). As an avid reader and...

Corrections

Wangusa The Anglican Journal published an incorrect photo to accompany a story about the appointment of Hellen Grace Wangusa as the next Anglican United Nations...

ABC ‘much more than a bookstore’

Dear editor, Re: Group calls for closure of bookstore (November). I am astonished to hear that a committee has recommended the closure of the...