Youth Coordinator may be hired yet

Diocesan Youth representatives on Diocesan Council Alex Starr and Stephanie McGee with Monte Worthington In response to a question from Monte Worthington of St. George, Fort Langley, Diocesan Council was told... Read More

The Joys of being the UBC Chaplain

  The Rev. Roberta Fraser, UBC chaplain and rector of St. Anselm’s. Its been my privilege for the last five years to be the Anglican chaplain for the University of British Columbiadoing ministry with and for the... Read More

Trip to Tanzania an amazing experience

  Sarah and Herieth in Arusha. Herieth has been sponsored by Sarahs family for several years While I was in Africa this past summer with a group of seven other Canadians, we were blessed to learn about and... Read More

US Bishops crosier is First Nations talking stick from BC

  Olympia Bishop Greg Rickel with a talking stick crosier made by Coast Salish artist Curtis Johnson of Vancouver (Photo by Paul Peck) Our neighbouring American diocese in the Anglican Communion, the Diocese of... Read More

A Covenant of love

Most people in the diocese who bother themselves with such matters (but not everyone, as the bishop has pointed out) dont like the idea of an Anglican Covenant at all. The suggestion came from the Windsor Commission... Read More

The dangers of an Anglican Covenant

Will the Anglican Communion be joined together or rent asunder? That was the question that the Rev. Dr. Richard Leggett offered to a group gathered at St. Faiths. The reason for these discussions is that the current... Read More

Saying farewell with dignity, simplicity and affordability

  Archdeacon Robert MacRae, head of the B.C. Memorial Society The Memorial Society of BC has been going through rebirth pangs for the past year. First born in 1956 in the basement of a Vancouver Unitarian... Read More

Around the Diocese

Christ Church in Surrey celebrates 125 years Christ the Redeemers heritage building, Christ Church, was written up in the Surrey Leader when the parish marked the buildings 125th birthday in September. The Rev.... Read More

Stephen Rowe made Fraser Archdeacon

  Archdeacon Stephen Rowe and Regional Dean Christine Rowe In the diocesan hierarchy, clergy couple Christine and Stephen Rowe have switched roles. The Rev. Christine Rowe, formerly Archdeacon of Burrard, moved... Read More

Discussions to resume with dissident parishes

  Bishop Michael Ingham and Chancellor George Cadman ponder the motion at Diocesan Council Talks between the diocese and four protesting parishes should resume soon after Diocesan Council last month agreed to... Read More