Earth Day Message from Anglican and Lutheran Leaders

  Very truly, I tell you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains just a single grain; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.—John 12:24 In recognition of Earth Day on April 22, 2017, we... Read More


Walking in the Spirit of Reconciliation

“The sacred walk is a distinctly Canadian and Indigenously flavoured act of political, spiritual and social witness.”  - Bishop Mark MacDonald, National Indigenous Bishop, Anglican Church of Canada  A group of... Read More


Striking a 'Fair Balance'

  The Work of the Assessment Task Force  As Paul travelled through the eastern Mediterranean carrying the good news of God in Christ to Gentiles and Jews, he also carried a sense of responsibility for the Christian... Read More


Chrism Mass 2017

On Tuesday, April 11 at 12:10 The Holy Eucharist with Reaffirmation of Baptismal and Ordination Vows, and Blessing of Holy Oils was celebrated at Christ Church Cathedral with Bishop Skelton as presider and preacher.... Read More


Bishop Skelton's "Topic" Easter Message

In either the March or April issues of Topic, (the publication of the Diocese of New Westminster published 10 months a year and available as a section of the national publication, The Anglican Journal) Bishop... Read More


Happy Retirement to Randolph Bruce

On Wednesday of Holy Week, April 11, 2017, the Reverend Randolph Bruce was feted by the staff and board of St. Michael’s Centre (SMC), Burnaby (Hospice and Care Facility) in celebration of his commitment to SMC and... Read More


New Community Kitchen for St. Timothy's

St. Timothy’s Anglican Church partnered with local Burnaby renovation company, Sasen Renovations, to overhaul its existing kitchen space. This new space, called the Legacy Kitchen, will be used by the church... Read More


Word of Light - John's Gospel in the Flesh

By 7:30pm on Monday, April 10 a group of approximately 100 had gathered in the nave of Christ Church Cathedral to experience, Word of Light – John’s Gospel in the Flesh, the Reverend Dr. Angus Stuart’s dramatic... Read More


Don't Just Go from Party to Party

Palm Sunday, 2017 at St. John the Divine Squamish. Diocesan Communications began the annual Holy Week tour of the D of NW with a Palm Sunday Eucharist at St. John the Divine, located in the Garabaldi Highlands area... Read More


Reflections On - the MVA Accountability Assembly

Election season is here again and the good folks at Metro Vancouver Alliance (MVA) are doing all in their power to help politicians understand what voters want for BC. On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, I made my way to the... Read More