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April 21, 2015

[Anglican Journal] Anglicans across Canada are being called to demonstrate in the 22 days following the closing event of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that this ending is only the beginning of healing and reconciliation with...

August 7, 2014

Children and youth gathered last June at Kingfisher Lake in northern Ontario to celebrate the creation of the Anglican Church of Canada’s first indigenous diocese. Photo: Anglican Video [Anglican Journal] Anglican Video is...

June 3, 2014

[Anglican Journal] Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, captured headlines this past weekend with harsh and controversial criticism of the Alberta oil sands made while attending a May 31 to June 1 conference in Fort McMurray,...

April 8, 2014

(Left to right) Cynthia Herrera and Emily Fe Honoridez chat with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby as their co-workers Margaret Davidson, Evelyn Hinchcliffe, Kathy Edgar and Teresa Mandricks wait to welcome him to the national...

July 8, 2013

Members of the Anglican-Lutheran Joint Assembly held a prayer service focused on the issue of access to clean water for all. Here the crowd carries a large ribbon of cloth representing water. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] Hundreds...

July 8, 2013

[Anglican Journal] After a long and passionate debate, the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada meeting in Ottawa has passed a resolution on the issue of peace and justice in Palestine and Israel. The resolution reiterates the...

July 8, 2013

Dean Jonas Allooloo of Iqualuit tells Joint Assembly about the creation of the first Inuktitut Bible. Photo: Art Babych, Anglican Journal [Anglican Journal] Members of Joint Assembly heard news from Canada’s north in their July 5...

July 8, 2013

PWRDF’s Adele Finney and CWLR’s Robert Granke tell members of Joint Assembly about the work of their agencies. Photo: Art Babych, Anglican Journal [Anglican Journal] Members of Joint Assembly were offered insight into the work...

July 7, 2013

Faith, worship and ministry committee member Louise Peters pours oil as she discusses work on new baptismal liturgies. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] The faith, worship and ministry committee gave General Synod members an...

July 7, 2013

Dr. Christopher Duraisingh told Joint Assembly not to be afraid to be “in love together for the love of the world.” Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] On the final morning of Joint Assembly, imminent theologian Dr. Christopher...

July 5, 2013

Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding bishop of The Episcopal Church, addresses the members of Joint Assembly. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] International and ecumenical guests brought greetings to members of Joint Assembly on...

July 5, 2013

Algonquin elder Annie Smith-St. Georges and her husband, Robert St. Georges, welcome the members of Joint Assembly. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] Annie Smith-St. Georges, an Algonquin elder, and her husband, Robert St. Georges,...

July 5, 2013

[Anglican Journal] The 541 members of the Joint Assembly spent an hour on the first afternoon in a community-building session intended to help the Anglicans and Lutherans sitting at each of the 83 tables to get to know each other better....

July 4, 2013

Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, addresses the members of General Synod. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, delivered a...

July 4, 2013

Dr. Randall Fairey, a member of the Governance Working Group, presents the motion. Photo: Art Babych [Anglican Journal] On July 4, General Synod unanimously passed Resolution A051, which set out the criteria for the selection of...

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