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UPDATE - Clergy News Around the Diocese Christmas 2016

The Reverend Shirley Stockdill who had announced her retirement prior to completing her ministry posting as interim priest in charge at All Saints’, Burnaby in July of 2016 has been appointed interim priest in... Read More

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Walking With Mary in the Way of the Cross

We often think of Mary in connection with the stories of the birth of Jesus.  We seldom connect her with Lenten journeys to the foot of the cross.  Yet there she is standing at the cross with the beloved disciple as... Read More

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January 2017 Topic

Click the link to download a high resolution PDF of the January 2017 issue of Topic Deadline for the March 2017 issue is January 20, 2017 Click this link to manage your subscription (cancel, change address etc.) A... Read More

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The Bearer of Our Own Best Humanity

(Bishop Melissa Skelton's Christmas message published in the December 2016 issue of Topic, the publication of the diocese, delivered as a section of the national Anglican publication, The Anglican Journal) Isaiah... Read More

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Journey of Christmas Welcomes Bishop Skelton

Tuesday, December 20 had the best evening weather so far in this cold and snowy month. The pleasant and dry evening was the backdrop for St. Mark’s Journey of Christmas to welcome Bishop Melissa Skelton and her dog... Read More

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Snow and Slick Driving Conditions No Deterrent for Bishop Melissa!

We awoke on the morning of Advent IV, December 18 to the stillness of softly falling snow. There wasn’t a breath of wind but the snow was substantial and drifts of doubt began to accumulate as to whether we would be... Read More

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Congratulations to the Parish of St. George's, Ft. Langley

Reprinted from the Anglican Foundation Website The Anglican Foundation is excited to announce the recipients of the 2016 Request-for-Proposals grants. AFC requested proposals that address the Truth and... Read More

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St. Mark's Extreme Weather Shelter

When the temperatures plummet and the snow flies, or the slush is deep, or the wind is gale force and cold life can be especially hard for those who live rough. When an ‘Extreme Weather Alert’ is called emergency... Read More

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SMK Bids Farewell to the Reverend Jeremy Clark-King

The parish of St. Mary’s, Kerrisdale (SMK) gathered in the parish's gym/hall following worship on Advent IV, December 18, 2016 to say farewell to their rector of more than four years, the Reverend Jeremy Clark-King.... Read More

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UPDATE! Clergy News Around the Diocese December 2016

It was announced on Sunday, December 18, Advent IV that the Reverend Canon Kevin Hunt who arrived from England 20 months ago to serve as interim priest in charge at St. James' has been appointed rector of that... Read More