Regional News

Around the dioceses, March 2020

Archdeaconry recommends merging of five Regina parishes Bishop Rob Hardwick and the Qu’Appelle diocesan council have received recommendations from St. Cuthbert’s Archdeaconry for the future...

Around the dioceses, February 2020

The signing of an agreement between James Settee College and the Vancouver School of Theology was a major topic at the latest meeting of the Indigenous Council for the Anglican diocese of Saskatchewan.

Around the dioceses, January 2020

Anglican and Lutheran leaders have signed a memorandum of agreement officially fusing congregations in Port Alberni, B.C., from each tradition into one faith community.

Around the dioceses, December 2019

Niagara church builds relationship with Islamic group A church in the diocese of Niagara is fostering interfaith dialogue with a local Islamic cultural centre. The relationship...

Around the dioceses, November 2019

A Vancouver-area parish is planning a property redevelopment project that will see its existing parish hall replaced by a 30-story skyscraper for affordable housing, market rental and ownership housing and the new parish hall and offices.

Around the dioceses, October 2019

A new project in the diocese of Ottawa is set to provide between 70 and 200 affordable housing units in the Nepean area of the diocese.

Around the dioceses, April 2019

Newfoundland clergy sleep on the floor for furniture bank Clergy in the diocese of eastern Newfoundland and Labrador are planning to spend a night sleeping...

Around the dioceses, February 2019

N.S. church’s parishioners craft 200 quilts for northern babies Up to 200 infants in Nunavut may be sleeping more snugly this winter thanks to the...

Around the dioceses, December 2018

N.B. Anglican sees larger role for church in social enterprise An Anglican who runs a “tool library” in Saint John, N.B., says an untapped opportunity...

Around the dioceses, November 2018

World multifaith gathering expected to draw throngs to Toronto Thousands of people of faith traditions from around the world are expected to gather in Toronto...

Around the dioceses, October 2018

Diocese of Toronto provides $250k for Indigenous centre The diocese of Toronto is making a $250,000 grant to the Anishnawbe Health Foundation, a charity that...

Around the dioceses, June 2018

Algoma parishes offer worship services for developmentally challenged Three parishes in the diocese of Algoma are partnering with a local special needs charity to offer...

Around the dioceses, May 2018

After 50 years, black priest sees changing attitudes The Rev. Blair Dixon, a retired Anglican priest, shared his passion for Black History Month with members...

Around the dioceses, April 2018

B.C. university chaplain draws throngs of students with ‘Pet Café’ An Anglican chaplain at the University of Victoria, B.C., says she has been attracting students...

Around the dioceses, March 2018

Interfaith group gathers for housing plenary More than 80 people representing 16 different faiths and 13 community organizations, front line agencies and community stakeholders met...