This message in PDF format November 30th, 2022 Advent greetings dear friends, in the name of the One we are waiting for: Emmanuel, God with us. It’s dark in Johannesburg as I work by the light of a battery – operated lamp. Mum’s residence and the surrounding area is in the middle of a period […]
Download this letter in PDF format Dear saints of the church in Algoma and Moosonee, Greetings to you from Mount Carmel in Niagara Falls where the National House of Bishops is wrapping up its fall meeting. This has been a full week with intense and rich conversations and discussions about The Lambeth Conference, and the […]
This letter in PDF format October 2022 “It is a good thing to give thanks to the Lord” (Psalm 92.1a) Dear friends in Christ, Sending warm wishes from our home and hearts to yours this Thanksgiving weekend. May the beauty of the season and the love of family and friends surround you as you count […]
May 8th is the Fourth Sunday of Easter, also known as Good Shepherd Sunday or Vocations Sunday. In John’s Gospel, Jesus describes himself as the Good Shepherd who knows us and calls us by name, and who loves us and guides us along life’s way. It is a blessing for each of us to be known and loved by the Good Shepherd.
This document in PDF format “So if I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another’s feet.” (John 13.14) Dear friends in Christ, We will tend time this week as we make our way through the ancient Triduum of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday, culminating in […]
This depiction of the visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary hangs in the Lady Chapel at St. James Anglican Church in Stratford Ontario. It was created by aparishioner, Laurie Richardson. I received this photo of it in a Christmas card this year. “Love came down at Christmas, love all lovely, Love divine; Love was born […]
A Letter of Permission from Archbishop Anne Germond to Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, to travel freely through the dioceses of Algoma and Moosonee from December 1, 2021 to January 6, 2022.
Dear friends in Christ in the Diocese of Moosonee, and friends of the Very Rev. Sharon Murdoch, It is with sadness that I share the news of the Very Rev. Sharon Murdoch’s death on Sunday evening following a lengthy illness, bravely borne. Dean Sharon is well known and much loved throughout the Diocese of Moosonee, […]
Vaccinations for the whole world PWRDF Vaccine Equity Fund Dear people of God in Algoma and Moosonee, This summer our two dioceses participated in the Anglican Foundation of Canada’s wonderful initiative, “Say Yes! To Kids” – a fundraiser to help children and youth in our communities in a post pandemic world. Overall over $100,00.00 was […]