Anglican-Roman Catholic Theological Consultation in the United States of America issues communiqué

By Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs   The 82nd meeting of the Anglican-Roman Catholic Theological Consultation in the United States of America (ARCUSA) met remotely for three days from April 15-17, 2020, hosted by the Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Episcopalians present were the Right Reverend … Continue reading “Anglican-Roman Catholic Theological Consultation in the United States of America issues communiqué”

Keep Christianity Weird: Embracing the Discipline of Being Different

SPRINGTIME Book Club TWO SESSIONS – Thursdays 6:30 p.m. & Fridays 9:30 a.m.   Keep Christianity Weird: Embracing the Discipline of Being Different Written by Michael Frost (author of Surprise the World: the Five Habits of Highly Missional People).   Jesus and the church are anything but conventional. The hallmark of our faith is that … Continue reading “Keep Christianity Weird: Embracing the Discipline of Being Different”

Maundy Thursday – NOT ME!

By Sr. Constance Joanna, SSJD I recently read a delightful and deeply moving book by Sarah Miles, called Take this Bread. Sarah is an American journalist who loved cooking for lots of people, worked in restaurants as an assistant cook doing the jo jobs, and eventually became deeply involved with revolutions around the world, including … Continue reading “Maundy Thursday – NOT ME!”

Deferment of Loan Payments Available

The Anglican Foundation of Canada understands that the evolving situation concerning COVID-19 is having a financial impact on parishes across the country. In response, AFC has given the option to parishes who have an outstanding loan to defer their loan payments for 1 to 6 months from April 1 to September 30, 2020. These are … Continue reading “Deferment of Loan Payments Available”

More dioceses announce financial support for parishes during COVID-19 crisis

By Joelle Kidd   The diocese of Nova Scotia and P.E.I. and diocese of Eastern Newfoundland and Labrador have announced plans to help parishes facing financial challenges in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement released March 28, Archbishop Ron Cutler, bishop of the diocese of Nova Scotia and P.E.I. and metropolitan of the … Continue reading “More dioceses announce financial support for parishes during COVID-19 crisis”