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UPDATED - Clergy News Around the Diocese for mid-July 2017

Bishop Skelton has appointed the following clergy as Assistant Curates: The Reverend Ross Bliss -- Christ Church Cathedral The Reverend Hyok Kim -- St Anselm The Reverend Sharon Smith  -- St Agnes The Reverend... Read More

Wildfires of note

PWRDF emergency fund for BC Wildfires

PWRDF has annouced that it is accepting donations to its emergency fund which will be used to support needs in individuals and communities in British Columbia impacted by current wildfires in the province. While... Read More

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UPDATE: PWRDF Famine Relief Matching Funds

The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund is pleased to report it has received $379,000 in donations toward famine relief. These funds will be matched 1:1 in the federal government’s Famine Relief Fund, which... Read More

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EFM Grad Coverage and Promo for 2017

“for me, God does not choose the equipped, God equips the chosen.”   These words were spoken by Deacon Karen Saunders during the homily at the 2017 Education for Ministry (EFM) Graduation, held this year on June... Read More

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Christ Church, Hope - Site Upgrade!

The week of July 2, 2017, Christ Church, Hope (Anglican Parish and Historic Site) garnered some very good “ink” in the local paper, The Hope Standard.  Reporter Jessica Peters told the story of the imminent paving... Read More

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Diocese of New Westminster Presence at Pista ng Bayan

Many thanks to those who took the time to staff the Diocese of New Westminster Info Booth at the Pista ng Bayan: Festival of Festivals celebrating Philippine Independence at Memorial Park in South Vancouver, Sunday,... Read More

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UPDATE - St. Augustine's Garage Fire

Early in the morning of June 18, 2017, a single car parked in the street level ground floor garage of St. Augustine’s Anglican Church on Hudson Street located in the south Vancouver neighbourhood of Marpole burst... Read More

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Famed Vancouver Guitarist Leads Jazz Vespers

On June 28th, St.Stephen’s Anglican Church West Vancouver welcomed the Henry Young Quartet to lead the Jazz Vespers service. Henry Young and the quartet were Iintroduced by the celebrant, St. Stephen's rector, the... Read More

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John Seymour Conway, ODNW

John Seymour Conway, ODNW December 31, 1929 - June 23, 2017 John was born in London, England, but was brought up in Scotland during the Second World War. He went to school at Sedbergh, Yorkshire, a suitably remote... Read More

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The Storymen Sing for Their Supper at St. Agnes

On Wednesday, June 28 the recently renovated parish hall of St. Agnes, North Vancouver was filled with the sounds of great music and happy people as the members of Regional Ecumenical Support Team (REST) a... Read More