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What’s involved with being Bishop of Toronto

What’s involved in being the Bishop of Toronto What’s really involved in being the Bishop of Toronto? Archbishop Colin Johnson offers advice to Synod members as they consider the upcoming electoral Synod to be held on June 9.   “Becoming the Bishop of Toronto is not a promotion. It’s a special calling among the three…

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Message from Archbishop Colin Johnson

A MESSAGE TO THE BISHOPS, CLERGY AND PEOPLE OF THE DIOCESE OF TORONTO   Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ:   This afternoon I have informed the members of Diocesan Council that, after many months of prayerful discernment, I am asking Diocesan Synod to concur with my request for the election of a Coadjutor Bishop…

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Thy Kingdom Come worldwide prayer

Thy kingdom come — world-wide prayer Churches and Christians throughout the world are joining Thy Kingdom Come worldwide prayer from Ascension, 25 May, to Pentecost, 4 June 2017. Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to gather in prayer. Thy Kingdom Come worldwide prayer is a global movement which invites Christians…

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Easter Sunday Service

  Easter Sunday 10 am Sunday of the Resurrection Come, gather in a quaint country church for Easter Special Festive Music Susan and Shannon Knights   We are especially blessed at Easter time to have Shannon Knights join with her Mom to add her accompaniment on viola to our Easter music including music from Handel…

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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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Shrove Tuesday … pancake supper

Why pancakes? Shrove Tuesday is a day of celebration as well as penitence because it’s the last day before Lent. Lent is a time of abstinence, of giving things up. So Shrove Tuesday is the last chance to indulge yourself, and to use up the foods that aren’t allowed in Lent. Giving up foods: but not…

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A message from Glenn

Greetings to you, Wasn’t it Mark Twain who made a comment something along the lines of “News of my demise has been greatly exaggerated”. Well, I guess I could make a similar comment, it seems. A recent item in The Anglican newspaper indicated that I had been appointed as priest-in-charge for St Luke’s Parish in…

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Installation of new Area Bishop

The Right Reverend Riscylla Shaw will be installed as Area Bishop for Trent – Durham on Saturday, 21 January, 2 pm at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Peterborough. All members of the parish are warmly invited to attend. Saturday, 21 January 2 pm St John the Evangelist Anglican Church 99 Brock Street, Peterborough,…

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Helen Minten named to Order of Toronto

The Most Reverend Colin Johnson, Metropolitan of Ontario and Bishop of Toronto has named Helen Minten to become a Member of the Order of the Diocese of Toronto. The Archbishop will be presenting the Medallion of the Order of the Diocese of Toronto to new members at his Levée on 1 January at St James…

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