Indigenous Justice

 

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NEWS!

Primate and National Indigenous Anglican Bishop respond to MMIWG inquiry with pledge of support - June 18 article in the Anglican Journal online.

National Indigenous Peoples' Day at Trout Lake, June 21, 2019

A Blanket Exercise is scheduled for All Saints', Agassiz, October 2, 2019 12:30 - 3pm.

Click to access this CBC podcast of an interview with Joyce and Joe Fossella of Warriors Against Violence broadcast June 9, 2019. Their interview begins at 52:34

Reconciliation Feast for Indigenous People's Day scheduled at the Synod Office for June 19, 2019  - Click this link for details

October 25, 2018: Guide to Indigenous Land and Territorial Acknowledgements for Cultural Institutions. Although this is from the USA, assembled by New York University it is helpful information.

Here are links to the four reports by Matt Gardner of General Synod Communications chronicling the Ninth Sacred Circle held in Prince George, BC, August 6-11, 2018.

Day One

Day Two

Day Three

Day Four

Reconciliation Canada's July 2018 Newsletter

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Check out the new video featuring Sechelt Councilor Garry Feschuk speaking about IRS Day Scholar issues and how that group has been missed when it comes to apologies and full participion in the process of reconciliation. Posted 6-19-2015. Here is the new website.

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada - Call to Action: Read the 94 recommendations HERE. These include a number of recommendations (48, 58-61, 73-75) specific to the church

Response of the Churches to the 94 Recommendations

Diocesan Facebook Page Photo Essay Album of TRC Ecumenical Service at St. Andrew's-Wesley, May 31st, 2015.

#22days The Anglican Church of Canada marks the TRC events in Ottawa

Fascinating Article in the Globe and Mail, May 9th, 2015 - tracing the ties between BC's First Nations and Chinese workers.

Check out the Anglican Church of Canada's Indigenous Ministries Page

 

Indigenous Justice Ministry Diocese of New Westminster


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