I find myself preparing both for a death, in a way, of something that I have nursed with my mind and my energy and with the companionship of my amazing colleagues, and for the birth of a new life that is growing inside me.
The idea bubbled up over a breakfast shared by women ministers in communities west of Toronto. Rev. Gale Macdonald was planning a service at her […]
Three refugee sponsorship groups in the Presbyterian Church have had to consider making an “agonizing” decision. Toward the end of August, some sponsorship groups received […]
Capt. Frances Savill, padre of the Algonquin Regiment, officiated at the burial of Pte. Kenneth Duncanson on Sept. 14 at the Adegem Canadian War Cemetery, […]
On Oct. 4, the strongest hurricane in nearly a decade hit the island nation of Haiti, killing more than 900 people, destroying homes and crops, […]
o celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017, the Committee on History is preparing a book on Presbyterians whose lives and work have been significant in […]
The cellphone game Pokémon Go was all the rage this summer. and some Presbyterian churches had fun offering hospitality to players in their neighbourhoods and […]
The 2016 General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada met at York University, Toronto, from June 3-6. Commissioners reviewed more than 400 pages of reports and considered all kinds of recommendations. In case you don’t feel like wading through the reports to find all those recommendations, we’ve compiled them here as adopted by the church’s highest court.
Here’s our live blog of what happened during the assembly’s final sederunt.
See what happened during the seventh sederunt.
The debates and discussions continue in the live blog of the assembly’s sixth sederunt.
Debates and decisions from the fifth sederunt on our live blog.
Read what happened during the fourth sederunt on our live blog.
Here’s what happened during the third sederunt as we live blogged it from the assembly floor.
Check out our live blog from the second sederunt of the General Assembly.
Check out our live blog from Friday afternoon.
The Presbyterian Church in Canada contributed $1.3 million, its maximum commitment under the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement, with the understanding that even if other […]
As of April 4, Rev. Dr. Jonathan Dent is the new national director of the Canadian Bible Society. “It’s a very interesting time in Canadian […]
The Kenora Fellowship Centre is urgently seeking donations to keep its emergency shelter open after the city council delayed an amendment to a new zoning […]
Eight denominations signed a joint statement in March expressing their commitment “to implement the principles, norms, and standards of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples as the framework for reconciliation.”