‘Servant leadership’: an interview with Archbishop Fred Hiltz on the primate’s role

By Tali Folkins March 13, 2019 According to the canons of the Anglican Church of Canada, the primate’s role is to “lead [the church] in discerning and pursuing the mission of God.” To find out the primate’s own view on the nature of his leadership, the Anglican Journal sat down with Archbishop Fred Hiltz, who has … Continue reading “‘Servant leadership’: an interview with Archbishop Fred Hiltz on the primate’s role”

Take stock of the journey so far, primate tells Council of General Synod (CoGS)

By Joelle Kidd March 15, 2019 Mississauga, Ont. In his final address to Council of General Synod (CoGS) as primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, Archbishop Fred Hiltz told the council to “take stock of the journey so far.” The primate’s talk covered topics including Indigenous self-determination, the proposed amendment to the marriage canon, … Continue reading “Take stock of the journey so far, primate tells Council of General Synod (CoGS)”

As GS 2019 nears, primate asks church to ‘listen to its heartbeat’

By Tali Folkins June 1, 2018 “I’m inviting people…to talk with one another about their life as followers of Jesus, and to talk about the health and vitality of this church,” Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, told members of the Council of General Synod (CoGS) Friday, June 1. Photo: Tali … Continue reading “As GS 2019 nears, primate asks church to ‘listen to its heartbeat’”

Primate asks for Lenten prayers for Congo, South Sudan

By Tali Folkins February 16, 2018 A displaced child draws on a board in the Fitisaf refugee camp, in Kalemie, the capital of Tanganyika, in eastern Congo. About 3.9 million Congolese have been displaced by violence and conflict since 2015. Photo: Gabriel Vockel/UNICEF   Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, is … Continue reading “Primate asks for Lenten prayers for Congo, South Sudan”