|Bishop Duleep de Chckera of
The Anglican Bishop of
Duleep and Geetha de Chickera have long worked to promote a reconciliation and peace program in their conflict-ridden country. The bishop has served in both large urban and small village parishes of many ethnic origins, and Geetha has worked as a lawyer and teacher to promote the rights of girls and young women.
The bishop and his office were early to organize a pastoral relief and rehabilitation program for victims of the 2004 tsunami. The couple will be in
Yale Deanery Conference
Yale Deanery is sponsoring a fall Conference on the theme of "Thy Kingdom Come," Saturday, October 14.
The Rt. Rev. Jim Cruickshank, former rector of Christ Church Cathedral and retired Bishop of Cariboo, will be the conference leader.
The Rev. Albert McLane, organizer of the conference, said that all age groups - from youth to seniors - are encouraged to come. It will be held at