Quebec City Mosque Attack

On the evening of Sunday, January 29, 2017 a mosque in the Ste-Foy neighbourhood of Quebec City full of congregants gathered for Evening Prayer was attacked by gunfire killing 6 and injuring 19 (5 critically). On... Read More

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February 2017 Topic

Click the link to download a high resolution PDF of the February 2017 issue of Topic Deadline for the April 2017 issue is February 24, 2017 Click this link to manage your subscription (cancel, change address etc.)... Read More


A Distinguished Visitor to 1410 Nanton Avenue

Thursday, January 26, 2017, Bishop Melissa Skelton welcomed a distinguished visitor to the Synod Offices at 1410 Nanton Avenue. Her guest was Minister Thambyrajah Gurukalarajah, Northern Provincial Minister of... Read More

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The Stewardship Day 2017 - TOOLS FOR TRANSFORMATION

The Stewardship Day: Tools for Transformation conference, to be held on Saturday April 1, 2017, will equip stewardship leaders to transform Anglican giving through an understanding of the theology of stewardship,... Read More


Clergy Day - Guidelines for Clergy

More than 60 clergy of the diocese gathered at the Synod Offices on Thursday, January 19, 2017 for an all-day session that focused on a draft of Bishop Melissa Skelton’s “Guidelines for Clergy in the Diocese of New... Read More


Anna Redsand at St. Dunstan's, Aldergrove

One TWU is a small but active organization dedicated to affirming the diversity of faith, sexuality, and gender in the community of Trinity Western University in Langley. This group was the principal presenter of... Read More


God Does Not Expect Perfect Followers

Bishop Skelton's Episcopal Visit to St. George, Maple Ridge, January 22, 2017, Epiphany III “Jesus does not look for followers from among those who have social status, from among those who are somehow perfect, or... Read More


Companions on an Ancient Path

The Sisters of St. John the Divine (SSJD, an Anglican monastic community in Toronto) have opened applications for the 2017-2018 cohort of their program called Companions on an Ancient Path. This is a great... Read More


Canada's Volunteer Awards

CANADA'S VOLUNTEER AWARDSRendez hommage à une personne qui fait un travail important dans votre collectivité / Bring recognition to someone who is doing important work in your community Recently, Bishop Skelton... Read More


Anglican Neighbourhood Ministry Brings Christmas to the Homeless

On December 17th, 2016,  more than 20 volunteers gathered at St. Anselm’s to prepare for the 9th annual Christmas street walk, serving the homeless and needy on Vancouver’s Westside.  The event culminated a month of... Read More