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Canada briefs: Ecclesiastical Province of Canada

Women still out A proposal to open up an all-male group called the Bishop's Men to women in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island diocese...

Church pensions office has millennium bug beat

While many businesses are still being bugged by looming computer problems associated with the advent of the year 2000, the Anglican Church pension department...

New hymnal delayed

Common Praise, the church's new hymn book originally scheduled to be ready for next month's General Synod, will now likely roll off the presses...

Four receive Anglican Award of Merit

The Anglican Award of Merit, conferred on lay people who have made an outstanding contribution to the church, is given this year to: Betty...

Ottawa’s budget disappoints many

The president of the Canadian Council of Churches wasn't impressed with the latest federal budget - but then neither was an analyst from the...

Grizzlies and gales hamper Anglican’s unity campaign

Anglican Chris Robertson battled enraged grizzly bears, defied roaring transport trucks and stood firm in the teeth of howling gales to promote Canadian unity...

Patriarch to visit Canada

Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens will ring to hallelujahs instead of hockey fans' enthusiasm May 31 as 20,000 Orthodox Christians pack the building for a...

Christianity, other world religions ‘dysfunctional,’ claims Farrakhan

As those inside the CNE Coliseum prayed in Arabic to Allah, latecomers lined up for a thorough body search. "Sisters to the left, brothers to...