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U2charist' features rock group's music

The rock group U2 led by the singer Bono, in front The U2charist is a new type of Anglican/Episcopalian service which contains a message about God's call to rally around these goals, in particular cutting... Read More

Can good come from bad?

Brenda Berck Can good really come from bad? That seems to be the question that drew 900 people to a UBC-sponsored event in April to hear Ishmael Beah-a young, unknown author-discuss his memoir A Long Way Gone:... Read More

UBC President has Anglican roots

The new president of the University of British Columbia is a prominent Anglican lay person who has been involved in his church for decades. Stephen J. Toope Stephen Toope, president of UBC since last July,... Read More

A dignified old lady: “Faith Parrish”

Walter Herring You've got to feel a little sorry for Faith Parrish. Even though things are generally going rather well, it's a time of stress. She's in pretty good health, has a reasonable income and has some... Read More

Centre to begin classes at site of St. Paul’s visits

A retired diocesan priest's dream of an educational institute at the site of an ancient settlement visited by St. Paul is moving closer to reality with the offering of a course in Greece this summer. The Rev. Eve... Read More

Diocesan Briefs

Holy Trinity to undergo repair work Holy Trinity Vancouver's heritage building needs $200,000 in repairs to its dome, windows, and roof, so the parish has embarked on a four-year campaign to raise the necessary... Read More

Resource book for multifaith work prepared

The Rev. Neil Fernyhough The diocese's Multifaith and Ecumenical Unit has produced a Resource Book for Programmes of Interfaith Dialogue to help parishes and other groups interact with non-Christian faith... Read More

Material for Diocesan Synod available for download

The Diocesan Synod Circular is now available for download.The entire Synod Circular (726 KB) can be downloaded. In addition, the Circular has been broken up into seven smaller files for those who would find... Read More

Watch this space!

Last year you will remember our "Green" Synod passed this motion: Be it resolved that: The 105th Session of the Synod request Diocesan Council to exercise its discretion in accordance with Article 5 of the... Read More

Task Force on Physical Resources report approved by Diocesan Synod

The 28-page report is available for download here. The report prepared as PowerPoint slides is available here. The report of the Diocesan Task Force on Physical Resources was approved at the annual Diocesan... Read More