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[Anglican Church Campaign to Increase Adoptions in Nova Scotia]

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Date
1967 June 19
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Date
1967 June 19
Source
Anglican News Service
Record Type
Press Release
Text
Halifax, Nova Scotia - Officials of the Department of Public Welfare have expressed thanks to the Anglican Church of Canada for its cooperation in a recent campaign to increase adoptions throughout the province.
There were 46 inquiries from married couples to the provincial coordinator for adoption services following the month-long campaign, according to a statement received by the church's social service department.
It is the first example of co-operation between the Anglican Church and provincial authorities in the adoption field. Church organized officials say they hope such a campaign might also be organized in other provinces.
Anglican clergy were asked by Rt. Rev. W.W. Davis, Bishop of the Diocese of Nova Scotia, to preach on adoption, or conduct a discussion in their churches and to circulate an adoption brochure produced by several denominations.
At present, 21 of the couples that made inquiries have completed or are in the process of completing their adoption.
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Subjects
Adoption - Law and legislation - Nova Scotia
Adoption - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Resolutions : Video - "Journey Begins With a Dream"

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Date
1998 March 6-8
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 51-03-98
Date
1998 March 6-8
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 51-03-98
Mover
Ms. G. Delaney
Seconder
Ms. S. Punter
Prologue
The deferred resolution was returned. [See page 30]
Text
That this Council of the General Synod endorse the video "Journey Begins With a Dream" with study guide, and recommend its use in Dioceses and Theological Colleges.
The mover and seconder agreed to replace the words "study guide" with "and the accompanying material".
CARRIED AS AMENDED #51-03-98
Subjects
A Journey Begins with a Dream [Video recording]
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. Native Convocation (3rd : 1997 : Lethbridge, AB)
Video recordings in religion - Anglican Church of Canada
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