Archive for March 2017

“Fish love” — a short video love

Rabbi Abraham Twerski talks about the difference between selfish love and true love, which must be a love of giving and not of receiving. Perhaps something to ponder for the end of Lent into Holy Week and … especially for Good Friday. Dr. Twerski, an ordained rabbi, held a pulpit until 1959 when he graduated…

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Terence Finlay, 79, ‘joyful…and deeply faithful’

Terence Finlay, who served as Bishop of the Diocese of Toronto and Metropolitan of the ecclesiastical province of Ontario from 2000-2004, died early on the morning of Monday, March 20. He was 79. Archbishop Fred Hiltz, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, said he was one of many who could number Terence Finlay among…

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Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday, 9 April

Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday, 9 April 2017. We will mark Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem with our own Palms and the Liturgy of the Passion of Christ. 10:00 am Good Friday marks the day of Jesus crucifixion. The is the most solemn day of the Christian year. We will observe this day with the…

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“Am I being unfair to you” World Day of Prayer

The 2017 World Day of Prayer was held at St Matthew – St Aidan for local churches on Friday 3 March at 10:30 am. The theme for this year was developed by the women of the Philippines and its title was “Am I being unfair to you?” Women from the local Presbyterian, United Church, Church…

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