Canadian Council of Churches Event: An Act of Repudiation, Nov 23 in Toronto

On Thursday November 23rd from 7-9pm you are invited “An Act of Repudiation: Doctrine of Discovery and Terra Nullius Today,”.

Eventbrite listing for Free Tickets: www.actofrepudiation.eventbrite.ca

Location: Toronto School of Theology building, 47 Queen’s Park Crescent East

Program includes:

  • Opening Prayer, Smudge & Territorial Acknowledgement
  • Naming who and what was “discovered”
  • What is the Doctrine of Discovery?
  • What is Terra Nullius?
  • Conversation: What is our experience of Doctrine of Discovery today?
  • What is repudiation?
  • Conversation with denominations: What are we doing?
  • Reflection back by Elders who are present
  • Introduction of the Doctrine of Discovery resource from the Canadian Ecumenical Anti-Racism Network
  • What are we doing, and what does repudiation look like now?

View event poster

2017-11-17T14:33:42+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|Comments Off on Canadian Council of Churches Event: An Act of Repudiation, Nov 23 in Toronto