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APCI Formally Renamed Territory of the People May 27, 2017

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 Blessing the new Comfort Inn hotel in Merritt

 

 Diocese of Caledonia Election - Press Release May 15, 2017 

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Letter to President Obama and Prime Minister Harper
re: Columbia River Treaty

 

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On December 7, 2013, The Very Rev. Dr. Logan McMenamie was elected the thirteenth Bishop of the Diocese of British Columbia.  His consecration was on March 2, 2014 at Christ Church Cathedral, Victoria.

                                       l to r:  Logan McMenamie and
                                                Archbishop John Privett

 

 

On November 30, 2013, The Rev. Canon Melissa Skelton was elected the ninth Bishop of the Diocese of New Westminster. Her consecration was on March 1, 2014 at Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver.  

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 A Statement by Archbishop John Privett to the National Event of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada in Vancouver, BC on September 21, 2013

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Cancellation of NADP Program

On April 30, 2012, the Federal Government eliminated the National Archival Development Program (NADP) by Library and Archives Canada.  This will have a deleterious effect on all Canadian archives, including those in the Anglican Church of Canada.

Read the Call to Action, submitted to Provincial Executive Council by Melanie Wallace, Archivist for the Diocese of New Westminster and the Province of BC & Yukon.  This document provides useful background information.  Also see the letter which Provincial Synod delegates are being asked to copy and send to their local MPs.

 

Statement to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Victoria, April 14, 2012

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Anglican Bishops of British Columbia and Yukon:

Statement on the Northern Gateway Pipeline

Click here to read the press release dated April 6, 2012 regarding the integrity of the environmental impact review.

 

Provincial Task Force

A task force has been assembled to investigate the possibility of restructuring the Ecclesiastical Province of BC and Yukon.  Click here to see an article on the Diocese of New Westminster's website about a short film that has been  made to show at Diocesan Council meetings in the Province.

 

Diocese of Yukon

On May 15, 2010, The Rt. Rev. Larry Robertson was elected Bishop of Yukon.  His installation service was held on Saturday, September 18, 2010.

 

 

 

The Rt. Rev. Larry Robertson, Bishop-Elect of Yukon, and Bishop Terry Buckle

 

 

                                Sheila and Larry Robertson