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First Presbyterian Church (Brockville) receives YMCA Peace Medal

2017-11-24T15:10:54+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

First Presbyterian Church, together with its minister, Rev. Marianne Emig Carr, was awarded a YMCA Peace Medal during YMCA Peace Week, Nov 20-24. First Presbyterian and Rev. Marianne received the Medal for their work in sponsoring Syrian refugees for resettlement in the Brockville community. Together with other churches, community groups [...]

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

2017-11-17T14:33:42+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

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” [...]

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Sesquicentennial Communion tokens available for sale – Presbyterian Museum

2017-11-01T15:34:01+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

Sesquicentennial Communion tokens are now available for individual sale at $10 each, including postage. Seehttps://t.co/hRVBqyheNn pic.twitter.com/eJ3DKSgupp — Presbyterian Museum (@PresbyterianMu1) October 30, 2017 An individual token is available free of charge, including postage, with a donation of $25 or more to the National Presbyterian Museum. — Presbyterian [...]

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News from Vancouver School of Theology – November 2017

2017-10-31T12:47:31+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

AT A GLANCE: NEWS FROM VANCOUVER SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY November 2017 Fall Open House Making a Difference Martin Memorial Lectures Piyyut: Traditions of Jewish Liturgical Poetry Glen Soderholm in Concert Research Colloquium VST Partners with Huron Visit our website for all the latest news, public [...]

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International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons Press Conference, Toronto – Oct. 27, 2017

2017-10-26T13:26:19+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

Date: Friday, 27 October 2017, 1:00PM Location: Canadian Council of Churches, 47 Queen’s Park Cres E, Toronto Speakers: Setsuko Thurlow, ICAN campaigner and Hiroshima survivor Ray Acheson, ICAN international steering group member Cesar Jaramillo, ICAN campaigner Thurlow, Acheson and Jaramillo will speak at a press conference in Toronto on Friday, [...]

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Reformation@500 Event: Soli Deo Gloria, Oct. 28 at Knox College, Toronto

2017-10-20T13:53:05+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation The 5th of The Five Solas: Soli Deo Gloria (For God’s Glory Alone) To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the Committee on History of The Presbyterian Church in Canada is holding a series of events to create conversations about what the five [...]

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Fall Women’s Retreat, Crieff Hills, ON – Nov. 10-12, 2017

2017-10-17T15:16:49+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

Women's Fall Weekend..."Living a Life of Prayer" Come join us! November 10-12, 2017 at Crieff Hills Speaker: Mary Jane Bissett Music Leader: Katherine Rochester Come to learn and share together what prayer is all about, different forms of prayer, and praying as a family. Weekend begins with Friday dinner and [...]

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KAIROS Reconciliation in the Watershed at Crieff Hills, ON – Oct. 28, 2017

2017-10-12T11:15:50+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|

The KAIROS Reconciliation in the Watershed Workshop explores ecological justice and Indigenous rights through a reconciliation lens and connects the struggles of your watershed to those of communities worldwide. Blending reflection with hands-on environmental experience, this full-day workshop will build understanding of our place in the watershed, identify ecological justice [...]

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