Healing Poverty

Healing Poverty

 

Poverty, and the fear of poverty, affects many in Canada. One in seven Canadians are currently living in poverty. That means 4.8 million Canadians are struggling to meet their most basic needs every day. The Commission on Justice and Peace of the Canadian Council of Churches recently released a new report called “Healing Poverty.” It looks at the root causes of poverty in Canada and their spiritual impact on our whole society while also offering concrete suggestions for faith communities to take action. The full report (in French and English) is available here.

______________________________________________________________

Anglican Church of Canada Update, February 06, 2019

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *