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Justice Ministries works with congregations to sow seeds of hope and respond to the justice imperatives of the gospel.KAIROS Winds of Change campaign calls for action for reconciliation through education. Read more…

 


 

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Church Council on Justice and Corrections

On Thursday, March 10, Rebecca Bromwich appeared before the Senate Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs on behalf of the Church Council on Justice and Corrections. The presentation concerned the special study on delays in criminal proceedings that the Senate Committee has initiated. Download the briefing.

Ms. Bromwich represents The Presbyterian Church in Canada on the Church Council on Justice and Corrections’ board. She also serves as treasurer. Ms. Bromwich is a lawyer who. She has a Ph.D. in Legal Studies, and is on the faculty in the Department of Law and Legal Studies at Carleton University in Ottawa. She is a member of St. Andrew’s Church in Ottawa.


 

Justice Ministries Report 2016 (to General Assembly)

 

Open for Justice

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Healing & Reconciliation view web page

The healing & reconciliation ministry of The Presbyterian Church in Canada works ecumenically, with local leaders, congregations and courts of the church to build and strengthen bridges of understanding and friendship between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people.

PCC and KAIROSStreams of Justice

Streams of Justice is a twice-annual newsletter that connects Presbyterians across Canada involved in social justice ministry.

Read the latest Streams of Justice e-newsletter or subscribe to the distribution list.

Image of arrow pointing downStreams of Justice Newsletter – Spring/Summer 2016
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The PCC and Israel-Palestine view web page

The Presbyterian Church in Canada believes in peace and justice for every person in Palestine and Israel.

International Affairs Committee view web page

The mandate of the International Affairs Committee (IAC) is to help Presbyterians to be informed and aware of important international issues for study, prayer and action and to bring forward recommendations to the General Assembly on international issues. The International Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the General Assembly.

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The Social Action Handbook is a summary of the reports and recommendations adopted by the annual General Assemblies of The Presbyterian Church in Canada from 1954 to the present.

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Caring for Creation


Crossing Cultures Together explores the rich ethnic and racial diversity of the church and is a collaboration between Knox College, its Centre for Asian-Canadian Theology and Ministry, and Justice Ministries (Life and Mission Agency) of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. Crossing Cultures Together celebrated its tenth annual event on May 5, 2014.

Contact

For more information, email Stephen Allen or call 1-800-619-7301 ext. 256.

Ecumenical Partners

Canadian Council of Churches

CCC logoThe Canadian Council of Churches (CCC), founded in 1944, is the largest ecumenical body in Canada, representing 24 churches of Anglican, Eastern and Oriental Orthodox, Protestant and Roman Catholic traditions.

Church Council on Justice and Corrections

CCJC logoThe Church Council on Justice and Corrections (CCJC) was established in 1972. The CCJC promotes a restorative approach to justice with an emphasis on addressing the needs of victims and offenders, mutual respect, healing, individual accountability, community involvement and crime prevention.
Read the e-bulletin “Sage”

KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives

KAIROS logoKAIROS unites 11 Canadian churches and religious organizations in a faithful ecumenical response to the call to “do justice, and to love kindness and to walk humbly with your God” (Micah 6:8). KAIROS advocates for social change, amplifying and strengthening the public witness of its members.
Read the quarterly newsletter “KAIROS Times”

Project Ploughshares

Ploughshares logoProject Ploughshares is an ecumenical agency of the Canadian Council of Churches established in 1976 to implement the churches’ call to be peacemakers and to work for a world in which justice will flourish and peace abound. Project Ploughshares works to identify, develop, and advance approaches that build peace and prevent war, and promote the peaceful resolution of political conflict.
Read the monthly “Monitor”

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