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Photo - Nancy Fairweather. All other photos unless noted - Glenn Empey

Christmas Message from Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth

Christmas Message from Her Majesty the Queen Queen Elizabeth shares a timely message at Christmas Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas! This year marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day and...
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Blessings to you at Christmas

Blessings to you at Christmas The Right Reverend Andrew Asbil, Bishop of Toronto, shares a Christmas message with the people of the Diocese The day you were born was a...
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Full House at Christmas Tea

Full House at Christmas Tea Hartley Hall was packed to the rafters for this favourite community event to get in the spirit of Christmas. There were delicious sandwiches and sweets...
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Bishop delivers charge to synod

Bishop delivers charge to synod Bishop Andrew says, "It's not a time to be afraid; it's a time to have courage." During the Eucharist, Bishop Andrew Asbil gave his Charge...
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Delicious Chick ‘n Ribs at Dinner-Auction

Another delicious Country Chick 'n Ribs Fest It was a winning experience to gather in supporting Buckhorn School Breakfast Programme "The next winner could be you": Jim Blakeley scores a...
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The Story of Poker Joe

The Story of Poker Joe Updating pastoral skills and tools of ministry The people of St Luke's, Peterborough, have a great sense of humour. Arnold, one of the parishioners, sent...
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Be our guest — community supper

'Be our Guest' community supper huge success It was non-stop for community and parish volunteers as they served close to 150 local folks  It was the best community supper ever,"...
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Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas

PWRDF mobilizes reponse to Dorian Hurricane Dorian has devastated the Bahamas. News footage shows the areas around Freeport to be unrecognizable, completely submerged in water. In response to the immediate...
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New digital magazine for Anglican Church

Anglican Church introduces new digital magazine BY Matthew Townsend The Anglican Journal Anglicans looking for in-depth stories and diverse perspectives on complex subjects have a new place to look: Epiphanies, a digital...
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Statement from the Bishop of Toronto

Statement from the Bishop of Toronto -- 16 July 2019 The Right Reverend Andrew Asbil issues statement subsequent to Meeting of General Synod  Our meeting of General Synod has now...
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Delicious strawberries after all

Delicious strawberries in spite of late season We're not exactly sure how Marylou worked her magic, but the strawberries were delicious Both sittings in the parish hall were full for the...
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Soggy weather doesn’t dampen Plant & Bake Sale

Soggy weather doesn't dampen Annual Plant & Bake Sale Local folks come out in record numbers for great perennials and tasty baking despite rainy weather  In spite of inclement weather,...
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Spring into Summer

Spring into Summer Lunch ... and more! The special spring menu fare started off a great afternoon for a packed house who came also to hear about wood-carving and to...
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Pray for Sri Lankans

Pray for Sri Lankans Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate for Anglican Church of Canada, calls for prayer in aftermath of Sri Lanka's Easter bombings BY FRED HILTZ, ARCHBISHOP AND PRIMATE In the...
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What’s Holy Week anyway 14-20 April

Holy Week -- most sacred week in the Christian Year text by The Rev'd Glenn Empey Holy Week is from Palm Sunday until Holy Saturday. It includes Maundy Thursday and...
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Canadian House of Bishops nominate bishops for next Primatial election

Canadian Anglican House of Bishops nominate bishops for next Primatial election The Canadian House of Bishops has nominated five bishops from among their number to stand for election as the...