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  • Canada 'not doing enough' for Syrian refugees
    Canada 'not doing enough' for Syrian refugees
  • Council praises ‘courageous leadership’ of Obama, Castro
    From hostility to hospitality
  • Hiltz and Welby discuss marriage canon, reconciliation
    Hiltz and Welby meet at Lambeth
  • Ecumenical advocate & activist dies
    Ecumenical advocate & activist dies
  • A powerful lesson in Christmas
    A powerful lesson in Christmas
  • An activist church
    An activist church
  • Church urged not to change marriage policy
    Church urged not to change marriage policy
  • Bishop of Cuba thankful for ‘bridges of hope’
    Bishop of Cuba thankful for ‘bridges of hope’
  • Merry Christmas from the Anglican Journal!
    Merry Christmas!
  • Canada 'not doing enough' for Syrian refugees
  • Council praises ‘courageous leadership’ of Obama, Castro
  • Hiltz and Welby discuss marriage canon, reconciliation
  • Ecumenical advocate & activist dies
  • A powerful lesson in Christmas
  • An activist church
  • Church urged not to change marriage policy
  • Bishop of Cuba thankful for ‘bridges of hope’
  • Merry Christmas from the Anglican Journal!

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  • Merry Christmas from the Anglican Journal!

    Merry Christmas from the Anglican Journal!
    We wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Our office closes for the holidays on the 24th, and we'll back on January 5th, 2015!
    By Staff/ACNS
    Posted December, 23 2014
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  • Canada ‘not doing enough’ for Syrian refugees

    Canada ‘not doing enough’ for Syrian refugees
    The more than 3.3 million people who have fled the violence in Syria represent overwhelming human need, but the response from Canada has been underwhelming, according to groups working to bring refugees into the country.
    By Leigh Anne Williams
    Posted December, 23 2014
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  • Council praises ‘courageous leadership’ of Obama, Castro

    Council praises ‘courageous leadership’ of Obama, Castro
    The Metropolitan Council of Cuba (MCC), which has overseen the Episcopal Church of Cuba since the embargo of 1960 made travel and communication between the Cuban church and the church in the United States almost impossible, has released a statement of thanksgiving for the normalization of American-Cuban relations. 
    By André Forget
    Posted December, 23 2014
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  • The stark reality of Jesus’ birth

    The stark reality of Jesus’ birth
    A few years ago, an English bishop suggested adding a bucket of fresh manure to the traditional Christmas decorations in churches, to remind people what the first Christmas was really like. 
    William Portman
    Posted December, 23 2014
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  • Hiltz and Welby discuss marriage canon, reconciliation

    Hiltz and Welby discuss marriage canon, reconciliation
    Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, recently met with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and discussed the progress of developments in the Canadian church such as the Commission on the Marriage Canon and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC). 
    By André Forget
    Posted December, 22 2014
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  • Ecumenical advocate & activist dies

    Ecumenical advocate & activist dies
    John Mihevc, a manager at KAIROS Canada and a tireless advocate for ecumenical, social and ecological justice, died from cancer on December 21. 
    Sara Tatelman
    Posted December, 22 2014
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  • An activist church

    An activist church
    In the wake of the Michael Brown and Eric Gardner killings, my Facebook newsfeed has been filled with pictures and articles and thoughts from friends in the Episcopal Church of the United States.
    By Rhonda Waters
    Posted December, 22 2014
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  • A powerful lesson in Christmas

    A powerful lesson in Christmas
    It was 8 p.m. on December 22, the day after Toronto’s catastrophic 2013 ice storm. 
    By Diana Swift
    Posted December, 22 2014
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  • Anglican Communion body urges church not to change marriage policy

    Anglican Communion body urges church not to change marriage policy

    The Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order (IASCUFO) has urged the Anglican Church of Canada not to amend its marriage canon (church law) to allow the marriage of same-sex couples, saying such a move would “cause great distress for the Communion as a whole, and for its ecumenical relationships.”

    By André Forget
    Posted December, 19 2014
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  • Bishop of Cuba thankful for ‘bridges of hope’

    Bishop of Cuba thankful for ‘bridges of hope’
    Following U.S. President Barack Obama’s decision Dec. 17 to re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba after 54 years, the leadership of the Episcopal Church of Cuba released a statement thanking God for the repatriation of prisoners to both countries and thanking the churches in the United States for the “bridges of hope” they affirmed during the decades of separation.
    By André Forget
    Posted December, 18 2014
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