April 2022 Issue

Bishop Susan Bell offers the imposition of ashes at Christ's Church Cathedral.

The Pilgrimage of Grace, In-Person

The Bishop’s Easter Message

There’s a wonderful meditation called “It’s Friday—but Sunday’s Comin” by S. M. Lockridge, sometime pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in …

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Niagara School for Missional Leadership Adds Third Term

After two terms that saw enrolment doubled from fall 2021 to winter 2022, the Niagara School for Missional Leadership (NSML) …

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Experiencing Reopening at St. John’s, Elora

This year, we welcomed people back to two liturgies on Ash Wednesday: a 10:30 a.m. said service of Holy Communion, …

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Science and Faith #2: A Story of Growing Reconciliation

In Western societies, as I suggested last time, science and faith began with a warm and close relationship. But then …

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Earth Day and Your Milk Purchase Can Make a Difference

Earth Day this year is on Friday, April 22. Although Earth Day is just one day on the calendar, we …

Learning New Lessons through Service

The last few weeks have been wintery, and I have to say I am ready for the spring that, when …

The Road to Niagara Winds through Moosonee

In fall 2021, the Diocese of Niagara formed a partnership with the Diocese of Moosonee to welcome participants in the …

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The Gospel of a Life Lived in Love

There was good news from Ottawa in February. Long pause. No, it had nothing to do with protests or convoys, …

Revive: Who is it For?

The Revive journey continues with part two of a three-part series focused on who might be a good fit to …

Update from the Diocese of Niagara PWRDF Representative

On February 12, 2022, the Diocese of Niagara Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) parish representatives held our first …

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We Remember

My gut wrenched when I saw the first images out of Kyiv. A sadness and deep gloom. Then a surge …

We Celebrate the Peaceful Warrior: The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

As a teacher of history, changing times, leaders, and personalities have always sparked my interest. Conveying such information as creatively, …

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A Cold Walk with Warm Hearts

As we prepared to start the season of Lent, a team from Christ’s Church Cathedral participated in the annual “Coldest …

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A View from the Shore

Once again, the picture said it all—only this time it wasn’t happening on the other side of the world, but …

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Calling All Grandparents! (And Great-Grandparents and Great-Great Grandparents and Aunts and Uncles!)

“Can somebody get the baby? “He needs to get up!” (The call is music to my ears.) “I will,” I …

Demonstration Cabin Showcases Alternative Housing Option

Bishop Susan Bell and the community at Christ’s Church Cathedral have stepped up to provide both advocacy and support for …