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The Rev. Robert Hill

The Rev. Robert Hill died unexpectedly, but peacefully with family by his side, at the Ottawa General Hospital on Thursday, January 4, 2024 at the age of 93. Predeceased by his wife Nancy Chanonhouse and his son Patrick. Predeceased also by his brothers and sisters. Loving father of Sean (Kim). [...]

2024-01-10T15:32:26-05:00January 10th, 2024|Categories: Obituary|Comments Off on The Rev. Robert Hill

Lent 2024: Presbyterians Read: A 40-Day Journey

This Lent, The Presbyterian Church in Canada invites readers to participate in Presbyterians Read’s reflection on God’s unending love for all. Reflect on the ideas of the 14th Century Christian mystic Julian of Norwich through Lisa E. Dunhill’s book, 40-day Journey with Julian of Norwich.

2024-01-10T15:13:37-05:00January 10th, 2024|Categories: News|Comments Off on Lent 2024: Presbyterians Read: A 40-Day Journey

Lent Liturgies for 2024

Lent liturgies for 2024 are now available from Presbyterian World Service & Development. As we prepare for this holy time of the year, let us remember that Lent is a time to respond to Christ’s call to serve those in need.

2024-01-08T16:10:15-05:00January 8th, 2024|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Lent Liturgies for 2024

The Rev. David W. Stewart

June 02, 1943 − January 01, 2024 The Rev. David W. Stewart, retired minister of The Presbyterian Church of Canada, died at home in Crofton, BC, with the loving care of family and palliative services, on January 1, 2024, after a valiant battle with cancer. David was born in Ontario [...]

2024-01-13T12:37:24-05:00January 5th, 2024|Categories: Obituary|Comments Off on The Rev. David W. Stewart

Mr. Lachlan Alastair McCallum

Jan 18, 1934 Glasgow, Scotland – November 28, 2023, Toronto Died peacefully into the arms of his Saviour, Jesus Christ surrounded by family. Husband of Marion Funk. Father of Alison Russell, Iain (Carolynn), Grant, Lisa Moore (Bill), Craig (Pam), and Adrienne Peetoom (Stuart); and Marion's children Murray (Kim), Marilyn Soeiro [...]

2023-12-21T12:43:05-05:00December 21st, 2023|Categories: Obituary|Comments Off on Mr. Lachlan Alastair McCallum

It’s Dark in Bethlehem this Year

Amid war, the Patriarchs and Heads of Churches in Jerusalem have called “upon our congregations to stand strong with those facing such afflictions, by this year foregoing any unnecessarily festive activities.” The statement notes that while, under normal circumstances, displays of light would mark the birth of Christ, this year [...]

2023-12-21T14:28:33-05:00December 20th, 2023|Categories: News|Comments Off on It’s Dark in Bethlehem this Year
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