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September 22, 2011

Worship Celebration Marking the Conclusion the Eastern Synod/Waterloo Lutheran Seminary 150/100 Anniversary Celebration

This year has been a celebration of a life time - observing the 150th anniversary of the Eastern Synod and the 100th anniversary of both Waterloo Lutheran Seminary and... full post »

September 16, 2011

(TORONTO, September 19, 2011) – On the morning of Thursday, September 22nd, Bishops from the Anglican and Evangelical Lutheran Churches, dressed in their ecclesiastical vestments and mitres, will reach out to thousands of commuters across the greater Toronto area to invite them ‘Back to Church... full post »

July 27, 2011

 

NEWS RELEASE from the National office of the ELCIC:

Winnipeg, 26 July 2011 -- The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), through its partnership with Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR), is appealing to its members for financial support to... full post »

July 16, 2011

Following more than two hours of debate, delegates of the 2011 ELCIC National Convention approved a Social Statement on Human Sexuality. The results came late in a day and were done by written ballot, with 213 votes in favour of the motion and 134 against.  Read more... full post »

July 16, 2011

The following persons from the Eastern Synod were elected to the National Church Council by the National Convention of the ELCIC:

Ms. Pat Lovell, Rev. Jeffrey Smith and Rev. Heather Spencer.

July 15, 2011

The 13th Biennial convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada rose in a standing ovation today, when... full post »

July 15, 2011

 

 

 

Saskatoon, 15 July 2011 -- ELCIC National Bishop Susan C. Johnson encouraged delegates to let the Holy Spirit lead them through the coming days of convention as she delivered her Report of the National Bishop to delegates, special... full post »

July 15, 2011

 

 

 

Saskatoon, 14 July 2011 -- More than 325 delegates and over 150 visitors joined their voices and hearts in worship to open the 13th Biennial National Convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) on Thursday, July... full post »

June 29, 2011

Welcome to our new Eastern Synod Website!
We were thinking of you when we were creating this website.  We hope that you will find this helpful and a useful tool not only for your ministry but also for your own spiritual journey.

Let’s look at the menus (across top):

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June 29, 2011

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), through its partnership with Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR), is appealing to its members for financial support for humanitarian aid to assist those displaced by flooding in Saskatchewan.

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