In a letter from Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Bishop Susan C. Johnson and Anglican Church of Canada Primate Fred Hiltz, the leaders lift up National Housing Day and call on the two churches, to reflect on our calling, as Christians, to care for... full post »
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Attached are copies of letters sent to Premiers from Bishop Susan Johnson, National Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), and Bishop Michael Pryse, Eastern Synod Synod, ELCIC expressing support for a basic income guarantee.
The Humanitarian Coalition and its member agencies, including Canadian Lutheran World Relief, welcome the Government of Canada’s decision to launch the Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund for the response to the Rohingya Crisis.... full post »
The Rev Mark Ehlebracht and the congregation of St. Peter's, Kitchener have graciously provided links to recordings of the joint sermon delivered by Bishop Michael Pryse and Bishop Douglas Crosby at the Common Prayer 500th Reformation Anniversary ... full post »
Every year between January 18-25th is the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. Christians around the world are invited to pray for the unity of all Christians, to reflect on scripture together, to participate in jointly-organized ecumenical services, and to share... full post »
In a letter from Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) National Bishop Susan C. Johnson on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, October 17, she invites prayers for all those affected by poverty and calls on church members to "raise awareness... full post »
During the brief few years of His public ministry, Jesus spoke to people about a great many things, but one thing he seemed never to tire of describing was the kingdom, the reign of God. And in the today’s Gospel from the book of Matthew we hear one such... full post »
Dear Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,
On behalf of the Canadian Council of Churches and the World Council of Churches, I would like to invite you to an exciting participatory learning conference about synthetic biology, the future of food, and sustainable agriculture.
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