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Maundy Thursday Sleepover 2017

Maundy Thursday evening this year, a group of young people from different parishes in the diocese gathered with their youth ministers at the Cathedral. Together with the wider community they participated in the... Read More

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We Don't Do it for the Results

When the luncheon segment of the April 11 Chrism Mass was concluded and the dishes were being removed and the chancel cleaned, a goodly number of the clergy and lay who attended the liturgy remained behind in the... Read More

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UPDATE - Long Long Night of Hope

Congratulations to the Rev. Patrick Blaney, and the parish of St. John’s, North Vancouver for the great compassionate service ministry they are pursuing and for sending in this photo from Palm Sunday, 2017. In a... Read More

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Wild Lectionary: An Ecological Preaching Resource

With Anglicans across the globe our diocese shares a commitment to the Fifth Mark of Mission, “to strive to safeguard the integrity of creation and sustain and renew the life of the earth.” Although connection to... Read More

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Easter Sunday at Holy Trinity Cathedral

Diocesan Communication's trip around the Diocese of New Westminster for Holy Week and Easter, 2017 concluded with a visit to Holy Trinity, Cathedral, New Westminster. The 10am Eucharist was traditional but upbeat... Read More

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A Peace Meal for Holy Saturday

The evening of Holy Saturday, April 15, the St. Cuthbert's faith community was treated to "Peace Meal", a performance piece involving music and story that features evangelical raconteur/author Justyn Reese and... Read More

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Good Friday in Gibson's

The Celebration of the Lord's Passion at the Parish of St Aidan and St. Bartholomew (St. Bart's) in Gibson's Landing on the Sunshine Coast, April 14, 2017. The trip to Gibson’s from the Lower Mainland on April 14... Read More

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Maundy Thursday at St. Michael's, Surrey

We received a very warm welcome from the Reverend Fr. Louie Engnan, and the members of the St. Michael's, Surrey faith community at the Maundy Thursday Eucharist with Washing of the Feet and Stripping of the Altar,... Read More

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Earth Day Message from Anglican and Lutheran Leaders

  Very truly, I tell you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains just a single grain; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.—John 12:24 In recognition of Earth Day on April 22, 2017, we... Read More

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Walking in the Spirit of Reconciliation

“The sacred walk is a distinctly Canadian and Indigenously flavoured act of political, spiritual and social witness.”  - Bishop Mark MacDonald, National Indigenous Bishop, Anglican Church of Canada  A group of... Read More