Do you know your ABC’s

A few of the acronyms you’re most likely to run across at Synod:

ACC Anglican Church of Canada, and Anglican Consultative Council
ACIP Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples
ACPO Advisory Committee on Postulants for Ordination
ACW Anglican Church Women
ARC Anglican Roman Catholic Dialogue
BAS Book of Alternative Services
BCP Book of Common Prayer
CCC Canadian Council of Churches
CCCB Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
CCJP Canadian Churches for Justice and Peace
CIDA Canadian International Development Agency
CIRC Communications and Information Resources Committee
COGS Council of General Synod
CON Council of the North
DIFT Dignity, Inclusion and Fair Treatment (statement adopted by GS 2001)
ELCIC Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
FMC Financial Management Committee
FWMC Faith, Worship and Ministry Committee
GWG Governance Working Group
HOB House of Bishops
IAWN International Anglican Women’s Network
IMF International Monetary Fund
JALC Joint Anglican Lutheran Commission
JPIC Justice, Peace, and the Integrity of Creation (WCC)
LTF Liturgy Task Force
NGO Non-government Organization
PLC Primate’s Leadership Circle  
PIMEJ Partners in Mission and Eco Justice Committee
PWRDF Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund
RFMC Resources for Mission Committee
TEC The Episcopal Church (USA), and Theological Education Commission
TIM Together in Mission
UCC United Church of Canada
VIM Volunteers in Mission
WCC World Council of Churches