The Presbyterian Church in Canada has joined 16 international churches, faith-based, civil society, and human rights organizations from around the world that are collectively calling on governments to take action to stop the demolition of Khan al-Ahmar, a Palestinian village in the West Bank, and to denounce this potential war [...]
August 10, 2018 Our thoughts are with and hearts are broken for the families of four people, including two police officers, who lost their lives as a result of an early-morning shooting in Fredericton, NB. A Prayer for Fredericton by the Rev. Wendy MacWilliams, Minister at St Paul's Presbyterian Church [...]
Program Coordinator – New Worshipping Communities Initiative
The 2018 General Assembly met at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, between Sunday, June 3 and Wednesday, June 6. Following the Assembly, those attending were invited to submit evaluations. All evaluations are read and used as a resource for those planning future Assemblies. A word of gratitude goes out [...]
On June 21, 2018, Pope Francis of the Roman Catholic Church joined the general secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the moderator of its Central Committee at an ecumenical meeting during his landmark visit. The theme of the visit was “Ecumenical Pilgrimage—Walking, Praying and Working Together.” Pope Francis’ [...]
The National Presbyterian Museum will be closed as of October 1, 2018, in order to move to a new location.
KAIROS' proposal to Global Affairs Canada for Women of Courage: Women Peace and Security, a five-country, five-year project led by grassroots women, has been fully approved. The PCC is a member of KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives, an organization that unites Canadian churches and religious organizations in working for peace and [...]