At the Friday evening session, delegates agreed to deal with 13 related motions as one block (Motions 1-13 in the National Church Council Report). After some discussion seeking clarification on a few items, the motions were approved. The changes to the constitution were the Second Reading of amendments that had been approved at a First […]
In this second Hosted by Evelyn Hornbeck, 2013 Joint Assembly on Demand will bring you highlights from each day of Joint Assembly.
Photos from the afternoon and evening ELCIC sessions on Thursday, July 4, during the 2013 Joint Assembly.
Photos from the afternoon and evening ACC sessions on Thursday, July 4, during the 2013 Joint Assembly.
Day 2 at Joint Assembly – morning, a set on Flickr. Photos from the morning of day 2 of the 2013 Joint Assembly.
Inspired by the theme “Together for the love of the world,” members of the Anglican Church of Canada and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada are gathered together in Ottawa for worship and decision-making on areas of shared work, including mission and development. Among the joint work taking place, delegates will be invited to make […]
It’s good to be together for the love of the world!
An unofficial digest of the proceedings of the First Joint Assembly of the Anglican Church of Canada and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and the 40th Session of the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada. Thursday, July 4.
On Wednesday evening, the Rev. Dr. Christopher Duraisingh breathed life into the gathering theme “together for the love of the world” for delegates at the 2013 Joint Assembly. Duraisingh, a presbyter of the Church of South India who is a visiting professor in applied theology at Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, MA, challenged the Joint Assembly […]
“We give thanks to God always for you all…remembering before our God and Father your wok of faith and labour of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.”