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The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship

  The April 10th, 2014, Induction of the Reverend Father Louie Engnan was the second in as many nights and the second induction of Bishop Melissa Skelton’s young episcopacy. There was a good-sized congregation... Read More

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The Sign is AWESOME

When the City of North Vancouver redid the sidewalks on Grand Boulevard they removed the St. Agnes/Anglican Church of Canada sign, the kind of sign that is available for parishes to purchase through Augsburg... Read More

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Farewell Eileen

The Reverend Eileen Nurse steps down from her position at the Synod Office, April 30th, 2014, after 21 years serving in various capacities. It is rare indeed that one person is in possession of such a broad range of... Read More

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Artaban Cream Tea for 2014

  The annual Artaban cream tea was a rousing success again in 2014, with a turn-out of over 75 people, and a very popular bake table. Gwen Lamacraft made her renowned pies, which sold out immediately, as they do... Read More

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A New Initiation Ritual for D of NW Clergy?

  Many thanks to the Reverend Karl Przywala (pronounced PR-VOW-ER) for sharing his official Ziptrek photo taken while he was attending the Clergy Conference held April 21-23 in Whistler, BC. Karl was inducted as... Read More

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Commitment and Stability

  There was a little bit of history made in the Diocese of New Westminster on Wednesday, April 9th, 2014, during a Celebration of New Ministry at St. Thomas, Vancouver. The principal focus of the Eucharist was the... Read More

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Bishop Melissa Skelton's Holy Week 2014 at Christ Church Cathedral

Bishop Melissa Skelton spent Holy Week with the parish of Christ Church Cathedral in Vancouver. She preached at all services of the “Paschal Triduum,” the ancient name for the three sacred days—Maundy Thursday,... Read More

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Meet Your Relatives - Grassroots Ecumenism: Chapter 3

  Holy Name Of Jesus Roman Catholic parish, Anne Larochelle   Read More