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The Rev. Peter Bush Installed as Moderator of 2017 General Assembly

On Sunday, June 4, at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Kingston, ON, the Rev. Peter Bush was installed as Moderator of the 143rd General Assembly of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. The 2017 General Assembly began on Sunday with a Reformation@500 worship service and the celebration of holy communion. The moderator of the 2016 Assembly, [...]

2017-06-05T09:45:24+00:00 June 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on The Rev. Peter Bush Installed as Moderator of 2017 General Assembly

Final Book of Reports for General Assembly 2017 Is Now Available

The final version of the Book of Reports, including reports to the 2017 General Assembly and information for General Assembly participants is now available for download. The final version contains the original and supplemental reports and all revised pages. Commissioners are reminded to pay particular attention to the front portion of the book as it [...]

2017-05-30T17:27:44+00:00 May 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Final Book of Reports for General Assembly 2017 Is Now Available

Indigenous People and the PCC: Timeline Poster Now Available

A new timeline poster from Justice Ministries is now available that outlines the historical relationship between The Presbyterian Church in Canada and Indigenous people of our country. The timeline is from 1866 to 2017, beginning with James Nisbet, the first Presbyterian missionary with Indigenous people in Canada who establishes the mission near what is today Prince Albert, [...]

2017-05-31T15:08:13+00:00 May 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Indigenous People and the PCC: Timeline Poster Now Available

Prayer of Hope: Final Day of the Presbyterian Women’s Gathering

"It's a prayer of hope. It's a prayer that our God is alive," the Rev. Hugh Donnelly said about the song, "Let Justice  Flow Down" during the morning worship of the final day of the National Presbyterian Women's Gathering on Monday, May 22. Dr. Jean Chamberlain Froese of Save the Mothers gave the keynote address, [...]

2017-05-22T20:45:23+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Prayer of Hope: Final Day of the Presbyterian Women’s Gathering

Let Justice Flow: Day Three of the Presbyterian Women’s Gathering

"Let justice flow down, down like a river," sang hundreds of voices of participants and guests on the third day of the National Presbyterian Women's Gathering, which opened with a worship service on the theme of "Possibility."Preaching on the story of Jeremiah, the Rev. Linda Ashfield said, "Perilous times call the faithful to put into [...]

2017-05-22T12:10:07+00:00 May 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Let Justice Flow: Day Three of the Presbyterian Women’s Gathering