Indigenous Justice News

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Sharing Stories

As of this writing, during the week of October 22 there have been two sessions of the “Sharing our Stories” series offered on Thursday nights at 7:30pm at the Synod Office.  Three Aboriginal speakers have told very... Read More

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National Church Coverage of Sacred Circle 2018

Here is a link to Matt Gardner's article published on the Anglican Church of Canada's website news page prior to the beginning of the 9th Sacred Circle. Here are links to the four reports by Matt Gardner of General... Read More

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Live Streaming of Sacred Circle

Live Streaming of worship and events taking place at the Ninth Indigenous Anglican Sacred Circle being held at the University of Northern BC in Prince George, August 6-11. This link takes you to the page on the... Read More

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"FEAST" to Connect - UPDATED

Towards the end of June 2018, Indigenous Justice Ministry Coordinator for the Diocese of New Westminster, Jerry Adams (Jerry’s Nisga’a’ name is Nii K’an Kwsdins {loosely translated - of the Rainbow}) sent out a... Read More

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Jerry Adams to Attend Sacred Circle 2018

Beginning on August 6 and running for the week until August 11, the Ninth Indigenous Anglican Sacred Circle will take place at the University of Northern British Columbia campus in Prince George, B.C. The latest... Read More

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KAIROS Urges Support for Bill C-262

Bill C-262 is now before the Senate. On May 30, MPs in the House of Commons voted to approve the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP)Bill by a margin of 206-79. Bill C-262 sets out... Read More

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Fish Farm Free Pacific Coast

Urgent Call for International Collaboration for a Fish Farm Free Pacific Coast On Thursday, May 24 from 11am to 12:30pm the Wild Fish Conservancy Northwest and Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance hosted a joint press... Read More

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Gofundme Page for Northern Manitoba Church

St. John's Anglican Church in Shamattawa First Nation in northern Manitoba burned to the ground April 18, 2018. The furnace was not working properly and it caught fire and we could not save it.  The community is... Read More

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The Reconciliation Feast

In September, 2017, St. James’ Anglican Church in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver held a Reconciliation Feast to bring together parishioners and survivors of Canada’s Residential Schools who live in Vancouver. ... Read More

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Bishop and Métis Elder Meet for Tea in Mission

Following her Palm Sunday episcopal visitation to St. John the Baptist, Sardis, March 25, 2018, Bishop Skelton remained in the Fraser Valley but travelled over to the north side of the Fraser to visit with Métis... Read More