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October 11, 2017

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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October 04, 2017

Dear Synod Family:

It is with great sadness that we report that our beloved brother and colleague, Rev. Chad Honneymann died last night as the result of a motor vehicle accident.

Funeral arrangements are uncertain at this time but will be forwarded as soon as we are able.

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September 18, 2017

In Fort McMurray, Alberta, the more than $527,500 raised by Canadian Lutherans is helping residents as they resettle and rebuild more than a year after wildfires caused widespread devastation in the region.

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September 07, 2017
Learn more about CLWR and the work you support in their introductory video. full post »

August 03, 2017

Get to know the current commitments made by ELCIC members and congregations to the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. Watch the full video and be inspired as congregations across our church share how and why they are engaged in the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. To watch... full post »

July 26, 2017

Did you know the ELCIC produces an Annual Report?

The 2016 annual report for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) is now available.

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June 22, 2017

   I hope you have been following along with the updates to the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. The 2017 National Convention will mark two years since our church officially began the ELCIC Reformation Challenge ( Not only is the... full post »

June 13, 2017

National Bishop Susan C. Johnson of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada joins with the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops and other Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh, and Baha’i faith... full post »

May 30, 2017

More than 20 million people in South Sudan, Yemen, Somalia and Nigeria are facing a food crisis and in need of urgent humanitarian aid. In addition, the countries of Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Niger, Chad and Cameroon, are facing their own hunger crises or are... full post »

May 08, 2017

The congregations of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church and St. David and St. Patrick's Anglican Church are excited to announce that they have voted to accept a proposed merger agreement that will see a new church born to serve the people of Guelph. ... full post »