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February 12, 2013

[Anglican Church of Canada] Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of General Synod’s new video series, God among us: Lenten videos on the Stations of the Cross. Produced by the Rev. Scott McLeod, the videos weave together art, music, and...

January 31, 2013

[Anglican Journal] What are you doing for Lent? As this reflective season approaches, the General Synod web team has culled some of its favorite online Lent resources from church partners. Browse below to see what might work for your...

December 13, 2012

[The Anglican Church of Canada] Following the resignation of Editor Kristin Jenkins, the Anglican Journal will adopt an interim management structure and not hire a new editor until late 2013 at the earliest. Sam Carriere, director of...

June 26, 2012

Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City [Anglican Church of Canada] Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, has asked Prime Minister Stephen Harper to re-commit funds to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency so it...

June 7, 2012

[Anglican Church of Canada] On one level, the first wedding held at the Anglican Church of Canada’s national offices will resemble many other weddings, with finery, music, and celebration. But it is a moment of Anglican Communion harmony...

December 7, 2011

[Anglican Church of Canada] This kind of gift is okay to unwrap early. Already, more than 200 people have given hot school lunches to Haitian children through the Anglican Church of Canada’s Gifts for Mission gift guide. Simon...

November 25, 2011

[Anglican Church of Canada] The Anglican Church of Canada is offering a free podcast series this Advent to deepen people’s spiritual experience during the busy pre-Christmas season. Called “Welcoming Christ,” this series of five...

May 4, 2010

Archbishop Fred Hiltz of the Anglican Church of Canada will join about 80 international religious leaders in Winnipeg June 21-23 at the 2010 World Religions Summit: Interfaith Leaders in the G8 Nations. The leaders will press...

April 22, 2010

"Amazing Together," a compilation video of Canadian Anglicans singing "Amazing Grace," has been honored with a special jury award at WorldFest Houston, an international film festival. The 10-minute documentary includes clips from 500...

September 15, 2009

In a kind of high-level pen pal relationship, theologians from six African dioceses are now exchanging essays about sexuality with theologians from four Canadian Anglican dioceses. Kawuki (Isaac) Mukasa, coordinator for dialogue for the...

February 5, 2009

Nothing confirms an old-age expert's theories like a long life well lived. On February 2, Sister Constance, a noted gerontologist, celebrated 105 years of such life, surrounded by her fellow sisters at Saint John the Divine convent in...

August 5, 2008

On August 6, 1993, Archbishop Michael Peers, then-Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, stood before the National Native Convocation in Minaki, Ontario and apologized for his church's involvement in residential schools. The Anglican...

August 1, 2008

From August 1-9, 180 students from more than 100 countries will convene in Montreal, Quebec, for the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF) general assembly. The event, held every four years, gathers young leaders from many traditions:...

May 6, 2008

Anglican Journal editor Leanne Larmondin has announced her resignation effective June 13, 2008. Larmondin served General Synod in three roles over 15 years, first as staff writer for the Journal, then as web manager, where she helped...

September 6, 2007

Bishop Mark MacDonald has begun his ministry as the Anglican Church of Canada's first national indigenous bishop after much delay, including leg surgery and moving his family from Alaska to Toronto. "You know, we're just in the first...

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