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Understanding wrongs and seeking justice for First Nations – GuelphToday

Dublin United Church series is part of November’s Treaty Recognition Week They see themselves as keepers of the water. And for the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, water continues to play a significant role in their identity. “They settled mostly at the mouths of rivers and because of this, they signed many treaties,” said […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 20197 Views

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Chief of Kashechewan First Nation now also James Bay community’s priest – CBC

61-year-old feels lucky that he didn’t attend residential school run by Anglican church Nov 18, 2019 Sometimes Kashechewan First Nation chief Leo Friday feels funny when he wears his headdress. He doesn’t like to be the centre of attention. “I just want to look myself down. Humble, eh?” says the 61-year-old. Friday feels the same […]

by ahnationtalk on November 18, 20195 Views

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“You have to look in the mirror”: CoGS wraps up with reflections from partners, … – Anglican Journal

November 13, 2019 “You have to look in the mirror”: CoGS wraps up with reflections from partners, general secretary that stress racial justice, church’s future Mississauga, Ont. The meeting of the Council of General Synod (CoGS) heard messages about the importance of racial justice and looking toward the future of the church in a day […]

by ahnationtalk on November 13, 201913 Views

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Jubilee Commission presents early work on path to ‘equitable funding base’ for Indigenous church – Anglican Journal

November 8, 2019 The Jubilee Commission has started the work needed to propose a “just, sustainable and equitable funding base for the self-determining Indigenous Anglican church,” the Council of General Synod (CoGS) heard Nov. 7. Judith Moses, chair of the commission, told CoGS that the group had convened three video-based teleconferences, had developed a new […]

by ahnationtalk on November 8, 201918 Views

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North American indigenous support Amazonian indigenous at synod – The Catholic Registerp

October 17, 2019 ROME — As the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon heard pleas to defend the rights of the region’s indigenous people and of the land they hold sacred, indigenous leaders from Canada and the United States came to Rome to support them. Accompanied by representatives of their nations’ bishops’ conferences, the North […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 201925 Views

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As the World Burns: Why Indigenous Solidarity Is More Important Now than Ever – PalestineChronicle

While Indigenous inhabitants in the Amazon Rainforest are struggling to survive in the wake of intentionally produced fires, progressives are focusing on celebrity- manufactured solutions along with advice from Non-Governmental Agencies (NGOs)—all telling us to boycott meat, practice green consumerism and /or contribute money to various movements. In other words, do anything but listen to […]

by pmnationtalk on September 3, 201932 Views

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New primate foresees time of change for national church – Anglican Journal

August 26, 2019 The Anglican Church of Canada’s new primate says her top priority will be a review of the church’s mission and ministry—a re-examination of its role that could result in “painful” change for some as the church adjusts to challenging times. Linda Nicholls, bishop of the diocese of Huron, was elected the church’s […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 201924 Views

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Supreme Knight Carl Anderson highlights Knights’ efforts worldwide – The Catholic Register

August 8, 2019 MINNEAPOLIS — Five years after the Islamic State invaded northern Iraq and began systematically persecuting the country’s Christians, the Knights of Columbus are continuing their work of supporting Iraqi parishes that are rebuilding, Supreme Knight Carl Anderson said in his annual report Aug. 6 at the Knights’ 137th Supreme Convention in Minneapolis. […]

by ahnationtalk on August 8, 201931 Views

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Survey of Climate Scientists Reveals Lack of Strategic Investment in the Field

Ottawa (June 26, 2019) – Canada is at risk of losing climate science expertise and knowledge as a result of federal funding decisions. A new report out today from Evidence for Democracy and the Canadian Climate Forum looks at the state of funding for climate science in Canada based on a survey of scientists in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 27, 201932 Views

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Tragedy, grief, and action: Response to the report from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls – The Anglican Church of Canada

June 17, 2019 With respect and gratitude, The Anglican Church of Canada receives and welcomes the report of The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, “Reclaiming Power and Place”.  We acknowledge the courage and strength of survivors, families and loved ones who gave statements and testimonies to the Inquiry over the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 18, 201929 Views

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