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Anglican NetNews
April 24, 2019

From the Bishop’s Office

Where is the Bishop

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Ordination - Miller, Skerritt, Fish Cumine, B. Lee, T. Dawson, D. Beck Read More


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Applications for the second round of applications for 2019 are now being sought. Applications must be received by the Executive Secretary of Synod by Friday 31 May 2019 for consideration by Diocesan Council at its June 2019 meeting. Read More

Parish Vitality Coordinator


The First Testament account of the prophet Nehemiah offers some helpful leadership lessons for lay and clergy in the church today Read More


Small groups are one of the most effective environments in which people may explore their faith in a safe space, grow as disciples and nurture authentic relationships. Read More


The author of Surprise the World: The Five Habits of Highly Missional People, is coming to the Maritimes! Spend a day under the teaching of missiologist Michael Frost, talking about the rapidly changing culture of the Church and how we equip and empower our congregations to reach the neighbourhoods they live and work in. Read More

Synod Office Notices

Diocesan Heating Oil Program

Furnace Oil price this week... Read More

Call for Scrutineers at Diocesan Synod

Call for Scrutineers at Diocesan Synod Will you be attending Synod in May? Can you count up to 100? Do you like having the excuse to wander around and stretch your legs? Are you enough of a Synod junkie that you stay in the meeting room most of the time? Read More



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Prayer Partner Initiative for the Parishes in our Diocese

Did you know that our Diocese has a Prayer Partner Ministry? Further, that it is a ministry that was initiated at Synod 2017 by the Anglican Church Women Board? Also, and most importantly, did you know that it is not a ministry for just the women in the parish? It is a Prayer Partner Ministry for the whole parish. Read More

Social Justice

Hidden in Plain Sight, Modern Slavery

Plan on attending the Faces of Human Trafficking Panel Presentation & Discussion, Hidden in Plain Sight – Modern Slavery, Sat. May 4, Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield, starting at 9:00. TFree admission, all are welcome, but pre-registering by April 24 required: [email protected] read more Read More

Streams of Justice: KAIROS Atlantic Gathering 2019

Streams of Justice: KAIROS Atlantic Gathering 2019 will be a diverse, inter-generational gathering at Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B. on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq. This Gathering from May 2nd- 5th will be a time when those from all walks of life can delve deeper into social justice issues that are close to our hearts Read More

Respect Justice Camp, Diocese of Huron

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General Notices

Looking for a new Church Musician and Choir Director

St. James Anglican, Armdale (Halifax) is looking for a new Church Musician and Choir Director. Are you an experienced musician with the ability to play both pipe organ and piano? Read More

Atlantic School of Theology

AST Podcast "Archdiocesan Restructuring"

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AST Convocation Date for 2019

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Gala Dinner 2019 Fundraiser with guest speaker Eliza Knockwood

We are excited that our guest speaker this year will be Eliza Knockwood, Spiritual Film Artist and Water Protector. Eliza is an L’nu (Mi’kmaq). Well-travelled and passionate about land issues and the protection of the environment, she is a respected voice of the Peoples, locally and globally. Read More

Canadian Institute for Conflict Resolution

AST welcomes the Canadian Institute for Conflict Resolution back to campus this term for a second offering of TPN1, TPN2, TPN3 and TPN4. Read More

An Indigenous Earthy Spirituality with Adrian Jacobs

Participants will experience Indigenous ceremonies and reflect on this in group conversation. A heightened sensual awareness of the beautiful Mi’Kmaq territory may result. Read More

Camino Nova Scotia

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Worship & Concerts

St. Edward the Confessor Church Service Schedule

The following are the Services for the month of April 2019, which will be held at the Anglican Church of St. Edward the Confessor, 1650 Highway No. 1, Clementsport, Annapolis County. All are most welcome to attend… Read More

In Concert, John Sands Parish of Cole Harbour

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“The Just For Fun Band “Musical Evening

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May 10 - Encounter Weekend

Location: St. James, Mahone Bay

What is Encounter?Encounter is an Anglican based weekend retreat that is open to any youth aged 15 to 18. It’s an awesome opportunity to build lasti... Learn More

Cycle of Prayer

Prayer Cycle for April/May/June, 2019

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Events, Suppers & Fund Raisers

Cathedral Indoor Yard Sale

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Casserole Luncheon, St. Margaret of Scotland, Hfx

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Chilli & Corn Chowder Dinner, Holy Spirit, Mt. Uniacke

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St. Luke's Annual Mayfest Yard & Bake Sale

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"Jazz on the Green" , Parish of Armdale

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"Postcards From the Edge - Finding God In Hard Places"

Halifax Metro Keswick Convention 2019 International speaker is the Rev'd. Ian Coffey Theme this year is "Postcards From the Edge - Finding God In Hard Places" Read More

All Saints ACW, Kingston, Annual Yard Sale

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Saint Margaret of Scotland, Turkey Supper

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St. Francis by the Lakes, Chowder Supper

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Church of the Holy Spirit, Quiet Day "Climate Justice"

Quiet Day Devoted to the Theme of Climate Justice Spend a peaceful Saturday in reflection and meditation on an important topic. Church of the Holy Spirit enjoys a tranquil natural setting in Lakelands, Hants County. We are inviting you to take advantage of our country location to feed your soul. Read More

Plant and Bake Sale, St. Andrew's, Locks Road, Dartmouth

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Annual Clergy Retreat "Sinners and Saints"

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Diocese of Huron hosting 9th Canada Justice Camp "Respect"

The Diocese of Huron is hosting 9th Anglican Church of Canada Justice Camp on the theme of RESPECT from August 13-19, 2019 at St. Clair College in Windsor, Ontario. Read More

Parish of Clements Yard Sale, 5th Year

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What’s Happening at Our Cathedral

For information on this month's activities at the Cathedral Church of All Saints, click the EVENTS tab on the website:

Calendar of Meetings and More Events

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