Reflection on Grandmothers’ Tea

2020-07-15T14:20:01-04:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Healing & Reconciliation, Justice|

In 2017 the Women’s Missionary Auxiliary program at Paris Presbyterian Church in Paris, Ontario participated in activities related to the theme: “Discover Truth, Seek Reconciliation. Aid Healing.”

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Preparing for the Journey of Reconciliation

2020-07-15T14:18:52-04:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Healing & Reconciliation, Justice|

By the Rev. Sandra Franklin-Law, minister of St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church in Eckville, Alberta The Synod of Alberta and the Northwest met on October 20 for its annual educational event. This year’s theme centred around reconciliation and what we can do in our congregations to honour the Truth and [...]

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Book Review: Beyond Incarceration by Paula Mallea

2019-01-26T14:30:46-05:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Justice|Tags: |

A call to replace Canada’s incarceration model, which has proven destructive, discriminatory, expensive, counterproductive, and — most of all — unnecessary.

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Responding to the TRC Calls to Action

2018-12-11T11:33:00-05:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Justice|Tags: |

How do we begin? What can we do? Ask a few members of your congregation to read the Calls to Action with you. Pray about them and talk about them. Choose one that stands out and begin to learn more together. Seek Indigenous voices. Listening is essential for reconciliation.

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A Palestinian Theology of Liberation

2020-02-18T10:03:03-05:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Justice|Tags: , |

On May 2, Dr. Ateek launched his new book, A Palestinian Theology of Liberation: The Bible, Justice, and the Palestine–Israel Conflict, in Toronto and shared his insights on justice and reconciliation in the Holy Land.

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Special Message from Stephen Allen, Associate Secretary, Justice Ministries, Marking His Retirement

2018-06-28T17:04:52-04:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Justice|

What a joy and privilege it has been to serve God and The Presbyterian Church in Canada as Associate Secretary for Justice Ministries for almost 21 years.

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