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General Assembly Evaluation Summary

2018-07-19T17:43:28+00:00July 19th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

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 [...]

Call for Prayers: Submit A Prayer for General Assembly

2018-06-24T16:27:57+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

As we prepare to gather for General Assembly in Waterloo, Ontario from June 3–6, the GA design team is calling for prayers. Please send one or two lines of your most fervent hopes for this year’s gathering so that they can be printed and shared with everyone at Assembly. The prayers may [...]

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A Witness to the Unity of the Church

2017-07-10T12:44:17+00:00July 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

On July 5, 2017 in the Stadtkirche (Town Church) of Wittenberg, Germany, a church where Martin Luther preached, the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) joined together with representatives of the Roman Catholic Church, the Lutheran World Federation and the World Methodist Council to associate with the Joint Declaration on [...]

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General Assembly 2017: Read the Full Summary of Events

2017-06-09T11:21:54+00:00June 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Read the full summary of events of the 143rd General Assembly from Sunday, June 4 to Wednesday, June 7, 2017, in Kingston, Ontario. Worship and the celebration of communion took place on Sunday at 7:00 p.m. in St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, immediately followed by the opening of Assembly, the installation [...]

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

2017-06-05T09:45:24+00:00June 4th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

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 [...]

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General Assembly 2017: June 4–7 in Kingston, Ontario

2016-12-09T10:22:48+00:00December 2nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

At its meeting on November 27-29, the Assembly Council approved a shift in the dates for the next General Assembly. Weekend vs. Weekdays Assemblies Instead of starting on Friday afternoon (as noted in the minutes of the 2016 General Assembly), General Assembly 2017, will begin on Sunday evening, June 4, [...]

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Final Book of Reports for General Assembly Now Available

2016-10-13T13:28:17+00:00May 31st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

The final version of the Book of Reports, containing supplementary report and various revised pages, is now available for download. This is a replacement file for earlier versions and is the one that will be used at General Assembly. This is the version you should use at the General Assembly. [...]

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Follow General Assembly on Your Devices: Online Briefings, e-Book of Reports, Live Stream and Social Media

2016-10-13T13:28:17+00:00May 25th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

The 142nd General Assembly begins on Friday, June 3 at 1:00 p.m. EDT and ends on Monday, June 6, 12:00 p.m. noon EDT. We would like to encourage participants and viewers to follow General Assembly through a diverse offering of online channels and tools. Watch the livestream Get notified when it begins on Friday June [...]

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Free Webinar for General Assembly Commissioners on Tuesday, May 24

2016-05-16T16:08:38+00:00May 16th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

St. Andrew’s Hall and The Centre for Missional Leadership invite you to a free training webinar for commissioners, with the Rev. Don Muir and Terrie-Lee Hamilton from the General Assembly Office. Day: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Time: 9:00 a.m. Pacific/12 p.m. noon Eastern/1:00 p.m. Atlantic To register for the webinar, email:  Ms. Mavis Ho, cml@standrews.edu [...]

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