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Shirley Grace Fox, ODNW for 2013

On July 10th, 2014, Bishop Melissa Skelton invested Mrs. Shirley Fox of St. Matthias and St. Luke to the Order of the Diocese of New Westminster at the St. Vincent’s Residential Care Centre, Langara in the presence... Read More

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Community Yard Sale at St. Helen's, Surrey

  St. Helen's Anglican Church is holding a community yard sale on Saturday, August 2nd, from 9am to 2pm. Come and sell your stuff in our yard! High traffic/very visible corner of 108th Ave and 128th St.... Read More

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The Reverend Dr. Albert Phillip McLane August 8th, 1943 - July 25th, 2014

UPDATE Further to the announcement that the Memorial Service for the Rev. Albert McLane will be held at The Cathedral Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Kelowna, BC on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm., Dean... Read More

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Nisga’a Mask Received by St. James’, Vancouver

On the feast day of our patron, Sunday, July 27th, the people of St. James’ celebrated a special liturgy in which we ceremonially received the gift of a carved cedar mask. The mask, created by Mike D’Angeli, was... Read More

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Reflections on Joining the Society of Ordained Scientists

“You are going to join what—the Society of Ordained Scientists?”  “Never heard of them—do we have any in Canada?”  “What are Ordained Scientists?”  “Sounds like an oxymoron to me—can you really mix science and... Read More

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Bishop Melissa and Early Summer of 2014.

  Bishop Melissa maintained a very busy visitation schedule earlier in the summer prior to taking some well-deserved time off at the end of July and into August. It is hard to believe that as of this writing we are... Read More

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The Passing of a Benefactor

  Hugh Hanson Davidson died on Monday, July 14, 2014 in Victoria, BC. Mr. Davidson had relocated from Vancouver some years ago. Hugh was a devout Anglican, a generous benefactor and prominent in his local parish at... Read More

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Easter People

  “Twenty five years ago on July 2nd, 1989 I stood here in the Parish Church of St. Peter’s for the last time as Rector/Priest of the Parish.”, said The Rev. Randolph Bruce, to begin his sermon at Holy Cross... Read More