A Pilgrim’s Questions: Walking the Camino de Santiago

  A Pilgrim’s Questions: Walking the Camino de Santiago BY LINDA MERCADANTE JULY 30, 2018  Is punishing your body a spiritual practice? At one time, it was. In the Middle Ages, thousands of pilgrims walked the arduous and dangerous Camino de Santiago. The goal was to reach Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, Spain, visit the tomb … Continue reading “A Pilgrim’s Questions: Walking the Camino de Santiago”

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)”

Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land

Posted on: February 22, 2019    Anglicans from around the Communion took part in a 12-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land in June 2017, with the theme of “walking together”. Five primates as well as the Anglican Communion Secretary General, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, accompanied the pilgrims. Among the highlights of the tour were visits to … Continue reading “Anglicans walking together in the Holy Land”

Season of Creation 2018 – Walking together

  By The Revd Dr Rachel Mash The environmental coordinator for the Anglican Church of Southern Africa, the Revd Dr Rachel Mash, introduces the Season of Creation. There is an African proverb that says “if you want to go fast, go alone: if you want to go far – go together”. The Season of Creation … Continue reading “Season of Creation 2018 – Walking together”

Anglicans join other Christians in Assisi for two-day Ecumenical Prayer for Creation

Posted on: August 17, 2018    Season of Creation Christians from different denominations will take part in a pilgrimage from Assisi to the COP24 UN climate change conference in Poland, after a two-day ecumenical prayer event. The Season of Creation began as an initiative from the Ecumenical Patriarch Demetrios in 1989. It has since been … Continue reading “Anglicans join other Christians in Assisi for two-day Ecumenical Prayer for Creation”