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Canada briefs: Ecclesiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon

Organist honored A church organist with 51 years of service was honored at St. Christopher's Anglican Church , Osoyoos, B.C. Margaret Boone retired as organist...

Canada briefs: Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert’s Land

Dean appointed The diocese of Saskatoon has appointed the first woman to serve as dean of a Canadian cathedral. Rev. Susan Charbonneau will be dean...

Child poverty — no quick fix

British Columbia's government should devote more time to child poverty, Archbishop David Crawley said after a meeting with Premier Glen Clark Feb. 23 that...

The way it was…

100 years ago: March 1900 Canadian Churchman reported that the Season of Lent is with us again with its solemn, earnest, yet hope- inspiring voices...

Bishop’s multi-faith book prompts protest calls

Bishop Michael Ingham's new book, Mansions of the Spirit, The Gospel in a Multi-Faith World, has prompted several letters and phone calls to the...

Ethical’ investing shows remarkable growth

Social investment is not a new idea. Forty or 50 years ago, Canadians were putting their money into social grassroots movements to help create...

Prayer video takes on its own life

Lisa Barry, senior producer of Anglican Video, didn't expect the group's latest production to almost take on a life of its own - but,...

Ban all nuclear weapons, Primate urges

Ottawa Canada must take a "strong, principled stand against the continued possession of nuclear weapons by any state," Archbishop Michael Peers told a House of...

Canada briefs: Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario

Better safe ... Church secretaries and administrators got tips on safety and security at a recent workshop in St. Paul's, Hazeldean/Kanata in the diocese of...