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February 2018 Topic

Please click the link to download from Dropbox a print quality PDF of the February 2018 issue of Topic. Due to a problem with the preparation and mailing of the Anglican Journal out of Toronto the February issues of... Read More


Parish Development Grants application process for 2019 begins

The application process for Parish Development Grants in 2018 has begun, with initial 'intent to apply' applications due by the end of April 9th 2018. The overall purpose of Parish Development grants is to assist... Read More


Bishop Skelton Participates in the Vancouver Women's March 2018

Bishop Skelton and her spouse the Reverend Deacon Eric Stroo attended the Vancouver Women’s March 2018 with Judy Graves, ODNW and about 2,500 others on a wet and windy Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Jack Poole Plaza... Read More


The Ordination of the Reverend Vivian Seegers

“I look forward to the blessings God has given me in walking in these two worlds and using the spiritual gifts given to me to bring healing and reconciliation, understanding and compassion for us all.” These are... Read More


The Feast of St. Timothy and St. Titus

Through the early hours of January 21, 2018, blustery rainstorms drenched much of the Diocese of New Westminster but as often happens, the rain eased off, the wind blew a few degrees warmer and the sun peeked out in... Read More


Clergy and Staff News Around the Diocese for Late January 2018

The Reverend Vivian Seegers ordained on January 21 has been appointed by the Bishop as Curate (1/2 time) at St. Clement, Lynn Valley under the supervision of the Reverend Lynne McNaughton. This appointment begins on... Read More


MVA Members from D of NW Meet with Shane Simpson

Beside this post you will see a photo of the MVA (Metro Vancouver Alliance) group who met with the Honourable Shane Simpson, Minister for Social Development and Poverty Reduction on January 23, regarding the... Read More


Consecration of a Bishop

On Thursday, January 18, bishops, clergy and lay gathered at St. Andrew’s, Cathedral in Prince Rupert for the Consecration of the 10th Bishop of the diocese, David Lehmann. Now-Bishop Lehmann was elected on the 20th... Read More


More than Just a Line in the Bulletin

The Companion Diocese Committee (CDC) of the Diocese of New Westminster consisting of: the Reverend Paul Richard’s, Clare Urquhart, the Reverend Karen Urquhart, Abby Cline, Carol Tindall, ODNW, Felly Farinas with... Read More


New Exterior Signage for 1410 Nanton Avenue

After a few months of planning and going back and forth about the best options for exterior signage for 1410 Nanton Avenue, the Synod Office of the Anglican Diocese of New Westminster, diocesan staff and TDH... Read More