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Primate thanks Diocese for efforts in the Honouring Our Commitment campaign.

Aboriginal elders at the installation of Primate Andrew Hutchison who presented a robe were Willard Martine (left) of Greenville, BC, and the Rev. Arthur Anderson of the Diocese of Qu’Appelle (Anglican Journal... Read More

Taiwanese youth visit after year's delay

One of many activities for visiting youth from the Diocese of Taiwan was panning for gold at Ft. Langley On Monday July 12, a delegation of 9 young people and 2 chaperons from the Diocese of Taiwan safely... Read More

Feast for 400 honours retiring St. James rector

Denise Hambidge, Archbishop Douglas Hambidge, David Retter, and Phyllis McMillan of Greenville, B.C., at Father Retter's retirement feast honouring 27 years of service to St. James. On their patronal festival,... Read More

Christians should emphasize what they agree on

MUCH OF Christendom, including factions within the Anglican Church, may be split along liberal-conservative lines, but it doesn't have to be, contends a leading American theologian. Speaking to a packed church at... Read More

The love of Christ constraineth us' - A century of women's service

The Year 1885 saw the beginnings of an organization of women whose aim was to support the mission and ministry of the Anglican Church in Canada. This was known as the Women's Auxiliary to the Domestic and Foreign... Read More

The WA/ACW History in Verse

In eighteen hundred and eighty-five, The ACW began to thrive. It's name in those days was WA. Most everyone wished that name to stay. In cities and towns the church groups were there Working together in... Read More

Opinion: Real need exists for more youth ministry

It's a cliché to say that the youth of the diocese are our future - lots of people have said it. However, it's often been difficult to see where that statement has been backed up with deeds. While several parishes... Read More

Parishes aid refugee in sanctuary

Amir Kazemian, who claims he will be imprisoned or killed if he returns to his native Iran, was granted sanctuary beginning in July at St. Michael's, Vancouver. He is living in the church’s chapel Several Diocese... Read More

New bishops schooled by Hambidge

The retired Archbishop of New Westminster, Douglas Hambidge, in Dar es Salaam,Tanzania, with new bishops from six African countries This was my third time as a facilitator for the "school" for new bishops... Read More

A centennial tribute to our Anglican Church Women

Violet Sillitoe Women today in our church are searching for `mentors' who have `been there and done that' and through it all quietly held onto their faith, living and working and giving back what Christ gives us... Read More