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 […]
Dear people of God in the Diocese of Moosonee, It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news with you of the death of Bishop Thomas Corston, much loved bishop in our church, following a short struggle with cancer, last evening. He was very much at peace when he died at the […]
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.
Download the full Moosonee Reign of Christ Ad Clerum here Dear colleagues in ministry, This Sunday the church proclaims the Reign of Christ, meaning that we do not bear ultimate allegiance to any other person, power, or principality that claims sovereignty over us. I begin my pastoral letter at the end of this liturgical year […]
Download this letter in PDF format Dear Friends throughout Algoma and Moosonee, We happily extend to you all warm greetings in Christ. As we celebrate Harvest Festival this weekend words from A General Thanksgiving at the end of each day’s Morning Prayer come to mind. “We give thee most humble and hearty thanks for all […]
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 […]