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Heralds of the Kingdom - Ordinations 2018

During Archbishop Skelton’s sermon preached at the Ordination Eucharist, Saturday, June 23, 2018, the Feast of the Birth of St. John the Baptist (transferred) she spoke about the feast day beginning with these two... Read More

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Ready to Act - Celebration of a New Ministry

It was announced on Sunday, March 11, 2018, that Archbishop Skelton had appointed a new rector for St. Mary’s, Kerrisdale (SMK). The new rector who began her ministry June 1, 2018, is the Reverend Lindsay Hills and... Read More

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Bishop David Finds a Warm Welcome at 1410 Nanton Avenue

On January 18, 2018, bishops, clergy and lay gathered at St. Andrew’s, Cathedral in Prince Rupert for the Consecration of the 10th Bishop of the Diocese of Caledonia, David Lehmann. Exactly five months and a day... Read More

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Clergy News for June 2018

Archbishop Skelton has appointed the Reverend Vivian Lam as Regional Dean of Granville effective July 1st. Vivian is Rector of St Matthias/St Luke, Oakridge and will succeed the Revd Richard Leggett. The Reverend... Read More

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Anglican Foundation Grants to D of NW Groups

Many thanks to Scott Brubacher of the Anglican Foundation for forwarding this list of groups associated with our diocese who have received grants during the April 2018 cycle. Each recipient's digital presence is... Read More

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It's the Small Things - The 5th Annual Surrey Tri-Parish Eucharist

The fifth annual Surrey Tri-Parish Eucharist and Picnic with Archbishop Melissa Skelton presiding and preaching took place at Bear Creek Park the morning of June 17, the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost also “Father’s... Read More

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ODNW Nominees for 2018

The Order of the Diocese of New Westminster is unofficially a decade old this year. Both the initial and final details concerning the establishment of the ODNW were discussed, organized and “visioned” by: Dean of... Read More

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2018 DSfPD Week Long School Welcomes Diversity

At the June 13 meeting of Diocesan Council both Archbishop Skelton and Dr. Tellison Glover , Director for Mission and Ministry Development remarked on how much they are both enjoying the 2018 week long session of... Read More

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Archdeaconry of Westminster - First Aid Day

On Saturday, June 9, the Westminster Archdeaconry hosted a "Basic First Aid" training day. 30:2 compressions to ventilation is the new standard for basic CPR and this was the practice of the members from the... Read More

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Happy Retirement "Rev. Steve"

The Reverend Stephen Thompson retired from his diaconal ministry at St. David's, Delta at the end of May, 2018. "Rev Steve" has been a part of St. David's since November of 2001 when he became involved in the... Read More