Metropolitan appoints Douglas MacAdams, QC, as Provincial Chancellor

WHITEHORSE, Yukon, March 14, 2006 - Archbishop Terrence O. Buckle has appointed Douglas MacAdams, Q.C., of Abbotsford to the post of Chancellor of the Ecclesiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon.... Read More

Construction on new archives building to begin at VST

After years of making due in temporary quarters and housing many valuable records in multiple locations off site, the archivists of the Anglican Diocese of New Westminster/Ecclesiastical Province of BC and Yukon,... Read More


History gave us the structure of our diocese. Our Anglican ancestors, in the main, came from a country in which every neighbourhood had its parish church. That was the pattern we followed here until after the Second... Read More

Letters to TOPIC

“If Christians were Christians, there would be no anti-Semitism.”-John Haynes Holmes, The Sensible Man’s View of Religion“Christ cannot possibly have been a Jew.” -Joseph Goebbels One of the most painful and... Read More

Chief Herald to design badge for diocese

  A diocesan heraldic badge may contain elements of the Coat of Arms, pictured here The Diocesan Communications and Marketing Committee has decided to ask the Chief Herald of Canada to design a diocesan badge... Read More

Bishop says continue HOC campaign

Bishop Michael Ingham has urged Anglicans in the Diocese of New Westminster to continue contributing to the Honouring Our Commitment campaign and not “down tools” at this point. The Anglican Church of Canada and the... Read More

Sweeping recommendations given neighbouring diocese

  Bishop James Cowan The neighbouring Diocese of British Columbia last month was stirred up by a report recommending a complete reorganization of their diocese that would directly affect over a quarter of its... Read More

Faithfulness and commitment must be the basis of sexual ethics

Faithfulness and commitment are the most important element in sexual relations, and that’s what the Church should be most concerned about, says Bishop Michael Ingham of the Diocese of New Westminster. Fidelity in... Read More

Conference told: don’t just go to church, be the Church

People shouldn’t just go to church on Sunday. They should be the Church, everyday. That was the essence of the message of speakers at an Evangelism Unit workshop entitled “[email protected]” last month. “You can’t go to... Read More

Selecting hymns takes much consideration

Brigid Coult My visible ministry is one familiar to all - at the piano or in front of the choir (or even at the organ on the few occasions Susan is away). But “doing” the music for services is only a small part... Read More