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March 29, 2017

[Anglican Journal] A delegation from the Philippines that includes an Anglican bishop wants the government to appoint an ombudsperson to monitor Canadian mining operations overseas and to support formal peace talks between the...

September 30, 2009

Immigration Critic Olivia Chow is calling for a "free and fair" appeals process in the wake of the denial of visitor visas to 11 Anglicans from Myanmar. The group had been invited by the Anglican Diocese of British Columbia to...

October 26, 2008

The bishop of Ottawa wants to open the door to same-sex blessings in his diocese and will ask permission from the Canadian House of Bishops at its meeting October 27-31.   "It is important that I honor the collegiality of the...

September 26, 2008

With a federal election to be held October 14, the leaders of Canadian Anglicans and Lutherans say ending poverty at home and abroad must be a priority for the newly formed government. In a joint statement read at the end of an ecumenical...

June 11, 2008

Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, June 11 said he was moved by Prime Minister Stephen Harper's apology to victims of residential schools and is optimistic that the historic apology -- made on behalf of the...

March 4, 2008

Canadian church and aboriginal leaders launched a four-city tour before almost 500 people at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Ottawa March 2 to begin what Phil Fontaine, Chief of the Assembly of First Nations called "one of the most...