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Clergy News Around the Diocese - August 2018

A Celebration of New Ministry will take place at St Alban, Richmond on Wednesday, September 5 when the Reverend Paula Porter Leggett is licensed as Vicar. The Archdeacon of Westminster, the Venerable Elizabeth... Read More

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St Philip’s Celebrates New Beginnings and Thanksgiving

September is a time of new beginnings as folk return from holidays and resume routines. October brings Thanksgiving for our blessings. For Lama and her four children aged 10 to 15, a family who fled the conflict in... Read More

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Sunday and Daily Prayer Cycles updated

The Sunday Diocesan Cycle of Prayer provided by the diocesan office to assist parishes in their worship have been updated for mid-Year B. The Daily Diocesan Cycle of Prayer has also been updated. The links below... Read More

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Synod Preparation Seminars

Everyone is invited but Synod and Alternate Delegates are especially encouraged to attend one of the regional seminars on the proposed changes to Canon 2 (Vacancy in the Office of Diocesan Bishop) & Canon 3... Read More

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National Church Coverage of Sacred Circle 2018

Here is a link to Matt Gardner's article published on the Anglican Church of Canada's website news page prior to the beginning of the 9th Sacred Circle. Here are links to the four reports by Matt Gardner of General... Read More

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Evensong at St. Stephen's, West Vancouver

Born of the idea that many local Anglicans may not be familiar with Choral Evensong from the Book of Common Prayer, St. Stephen's rector, Canon Jonathan LLoyd took a leap of faith and scheduled the liturgy at... Read More

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Live Streaming of Sacred Circle

Live Streaming of worship and events taking place at the Ninth Indigenous Anglican Sacred Circle being held at the University of Northern BC in Prince George, August 6-11. This link takes you to the page on the... Read More

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"FEAST" to Connect - UPDATED

Towards the end of June 2018, Indigenous Justice Ministry Coordinator for the Diocese of New Westminster, Jerry Adams (Jerry’s Nisga’a’ name is Nii K’an Kwsdins {loosely translated - of the Rainbow}) sent out a... Read More

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Jerry Adams to Attend Sacred Circle 2018

Beginning on August 6 and running for the week until August 11, the Ninth Indigenous Anglican Sacred Circle will take place at the University of Northern British Columbia campus in Prince George, B.C. The latest... Read More

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A New Optimism for Anglican Ministry in Edgemont Village

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, the Feast of St. James the Apostle, the Reverend Dr. Sharon Smith was inducted as vicar of St. Catherine, Capilano by the Most Reverend Melissa Skelton. The parish, situated in the North... Read More