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.
Approximately 40 people attended the Atlantic Mission Society’s (AMS) Discovery Days event in Truro NS, April 27-28, 2018. The event focused on reconciliation.
August 9 each year is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, as declared by the United Nations. There are an estimated 370 million Indigenous people in the world, living across 90 countries. While making up less than 5 per cent of the world's population, they account for 15 per [...]
A new timeline poster from Justice Ministries is now available that outlines the historical relationship between The Presbyterian Church in Canada and Indigenous people of our country. The timeline is from 1866 to 2017, beginning with James Nisbet, the first Presbyterian missionary with Indigenous people in Canada who establishes the mission near [...]
"It is with humility and in great sorrow that we come before God and our Aboriginal brothers and sisters with our confession." The Confession of The Presbyterian Church in Canada is a statement that was adopted by the General Assembly on June 9, 1994. It acknowledges the harm that we have done, [...]
Restorative Justice Week 2016 will be held in Canada and throughout the world from November 20-27. This year's theme for the Church Council on Justice and Corrections (CCJC) is “Imagine Justice.” CCJC, a partner organization of The Presbyterian Church in Canada, promotes a restorative approach to justice with an emphasis [...]
Watch the video of the Press Conference, March 30, 2016 at the Charles Lynch Room at Parliament Hill Representatives from churches and religious organization issue ecumenical statement in a press conference on Parliament Hill (Ottawa, ON) – Eight churches and religious organizations jointly declared their commitment to the Truth and [...]