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Orders for 2016 Acts and Proceedings, Book of Forms and CD-ROM

2018-10-31T15:03:34-04:00August 26th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Each congregation will receive one complimentary CD-ROM distributed by their presbytery clerk in September. It contains the full Acts and Proceedings from 1980–2016, the minutes of the General Assembly 1925–1979, along with the Book of Forms, Social Action Handbook and Living Faith (in English, French and Korean). Electronic versions of [...]

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Worship Services from General Assembly 2016 are Now Available for Download

2016-10-13T13:28:16-04:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Worship service was held at the start and end of each day throughout General Assembly 2016, and are now available for download below, as well as from the GA2016 webpage or from the presbyterian.ca/worship web page. The following introduction about worship at this year's assembly is excerpted from the Book of Reports: [...]

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General Assembly Videos Highlight E.H. Johnson Memorial Award, Minutes of Appreciation and Guests

2020-02-18T15:45:31-05:00June 21st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Videos of special moments during General Assembly are now available to view on our YouTube Channel, and all are accessible from presbyterian.ca/ga2016. The list includes: 2016 E. H. Johnson Award Dr. Bernard Sabella, Executive Secretary of the Department of Service to Palestinian Refugees (DSPR), is the 2016 recipient of The Dr. [...]

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General Assembly Briefing: Monday, June 6

2016-10-13T13:28:17-04:00June 6th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Worship A variety of commissioners helped lead morning worship before and after the 8th Sederunt. They shared scripture, prayer and reflections on what it means to be stewards of the mysteries of God.  Piano, cello and acoustic bass accompanied today’s reflective hymns.  During the meditation, the Rev. Emily Bisset shared, [...]

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General Assembly Briefing: Sunday, June 5

2016-10-13T13:28:17-04:00June 6th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Worship Sunday morning worship celebrated and explored the mystery of baptism. Scripture was read in a variety of languages reflecting the diversity of our church. Worshippers were invited to reaffirm their baptism by dipping their hands in the baptismal font. The Rev. Katherine Fraser shared these encouraging words: “In those [...]

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General Assembly Briefing: Saturday, June 4

2016-10-13T13:28:17-04:00June 4th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Clerks of Assembly Assembly adopted a Declaratory Act affirming the decision at last year’s Assembly permitting ministers of The World Communion of Reformed Churches congregations to preside at the Lord’s Table in Presbyterian congregations. The Assembly affirmed that PCC polity does not include any provision for a congregation to leave [...]

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