Arctic Anglicans face dangers of climate change

By Joelle Kidd December 24, 2018 City dwellers may not know just how many kinds of ice there are. “There are all sorts…just the same way that there are all sorts of snow,” says Esther Wesley, co-ordinator of the Anglican Healing Fund. It’s a distinction important to northern communities where ice can be gathered to … Continue reading “Arctic Anglicans face dangers of climate change”

Inuit cohort graduates from Arthur Turner Training School

Leading clergy from the Diocese of the Arctic attend the graduation of students from the Arthur Turner Training School (ATTS). Front row, L-R: Bishop David Parsons, Esau Tatatopik, Annie Keenainak, Martha Kunuk, Manasee Ulayuk, Bishop Darren McCartney. ATTS Director Joseph Royal is standing at left in the second row from the front. Submitted photo The … Continue reading “Inuit cohort graduates from Arthur Turner Training School”

Inuit cohort graduates from Arthur Turner Training School

Leading clergy from the Diocese of the Arctic attend the graduation of students from the Arthur Turner Training School (ATTS). Front row, L-R: Bishop David Parsons, Esau Tatatopik, Annie Keenainak, Martha Kunuk, Manasee Ulayuk, Bishop Darren McCartney. ATTS Director Joseph Royal is standing at left in the second row from the front. Submitted photo Inuit … Continue reading “Inuit cohort graduates from Arthur Turner Training School”

Arctic Anglicans face dangers of climate change

By Joelle Kidd January 22, 2018 With Ungava Bay not yet frozen in mid-December, traditional hunting and fishing are impossible. It’s a “life-or-death situation,” says General Synod reconciliation animator Melanie Delva. Photo: Melanie Delva   City dwellers may not know just how many kinds of ice there are. “There are all sorts…just the same way … Continue reading “Arctic Anglicans face dangers of climate change”

‘You can’t be selfish and survive’ in Canada’s harsh but beautiful North

By Joelle Kidd January 23, 2018   Reconciliation animator Melanie Delva (left) and Anglican Healing Fund Co-ordinator Esther Wesley (right) travelled to eight communities on the Ungava Peninsula in Nunavik, Que. Photo: Melanie Delva The Ungava Peninsula in Nunavik, northern Quebec, is flanked by Hudson Bay on one side and Ungava Bay on the other. … Continue reading “‘You can’t be selfish and survive’ in Canada’s harsh but beautiful North”