Topic Editors Lunch

On Friday, December 2, four former editors of Topic, the publication of the Diocese of New Westminster gathered for a luncheon organized by Lyndon Grove, ODNW at a first class Italian restaurant in East Vancouver.... Read More

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December 2016 ACW Newsletter News 'n' Views

An up to the minute issue with stories about recent and upcoming events in the world of Anglican Church Women - ACW Read More


Pipe Ceremony in Agassiz

On November 16 as part of All Saints’, Agassiz’s Wrongs to Rights book study program we held a traditional Pipe Ceremony in the hall led by Cree elder Frank Surprenant. Fifty years ago two other Cree elders gave... Read More


The Blessing of the Archival Display Cases

Melanie Delva, the Anglican Archivist was very happy on the afternoon of August 31, 2016 because the new archival display cases had just been delivered to 1410 Nanton Avenue. She had to wait over the weekend to open... Read More


Wrong to Rights Book Study Program in Agassiz

The Wrongs to Rights Study that began in September of 2016 is proving to be a huge success!  At All Saints, Agassiz we meet for two hours on the first and third Wednesday afternoons of most months. Each session is... Read More

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Welcome to Canada Film

Many thanks to Mohammed Alsaleh who has circulated a link to folks from St. Alban's, Burnaby and the Diocese of New Westminster that leads to the 19 minute documentary film made last summer. In his email he wrote: "... Read More


You Must Be Ready

First Sunday of Advent, November 27, 2016, Holy Eucharist at St. Anselm’s. For liturgical churches there are very few Sundays more meaningful than the First Sunday of Advent. It is New Year’s Day for the church, a... Read More


Farewell to the Reverend Dr. Ellen-Clark-King

On Sunday, November 27, 2016, the Parish of Christ Church Cathedral (CCC) bid an emotional farewell to the Reverend Dr. Ellen Clark-King. Dr. Clark-King has been the Cathedral’s priest associate and vicar for 11... Read More

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December 2016 Topic

Click this link to download a high resolution pdf of the December 2016 issue of TOPIC Deadline for the February 2017 issue is December 16, 2016 Click this link to manage your subscription (cancel, change address... Read More


Bishop's Pastoral Letter Regarding the Marriage Canon

Greetings to you all At General Synod 2016 a 2/3 majority of delegates in each house (laity, clergy and bishops) voted to amend the marriage canon to make marriage available to “all persons who are duly qualified by... Read More