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AIDS - Day of Prayer

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Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 114
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 114
Mover
Very Rev. J.D. Cruickshank
Seconder
Very Rev. H.T. Munn
Prologue
Mr. Graydon spoke to the following motion.
Text
That the Primate, in consultation with the House of Bishops, call a national Day of Prayer on behalf of persons living with AIDS and those ministering to them. The motion was then put and - CARRIED Act 114
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Patients - Pastoral counseling of
Church work with AIDS patients - Anglican Church of Canada
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Courtesies of the House

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Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 113
Date
1989 June 15-23
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 113
Mover
Very Rev. J.D. Cruickshank
Seconder
Very Rev. H.T. Munn
Text
That this General Synod extend the Courtesies of the House to the Reverend Douglas Graydon, Chaplain of Casey House. CARRIED Act 113
Notes
See also Act 114 "AIDS - Day of Prayer" to which Mr. Graydon spoke.
Subjects
Graydon, Douglas (Douglas Norman)
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod (32nd : 1989 : St. John's, Nfld.) - Courtesies of the house
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

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Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 23
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 23
Mover
Dean Peter Elliott
Seconder
Mr. Gordon Yarde
Text
That this General Synod:
1. Announce that the Anglican Church of Canada stands with people living with HIV/AIDS;
2. Urge the members of the Anglican Church of Canada to work towards the eradication of stigma and discrimination in our church and society, against people living with HIV/AIDS;
3. Ask the PWRDF, in collaboration with the EcoJustice and Partners in Mission Committees, to develop a comprehensive strategy over the next triennium to engage the Anglican Church of Canada members in fighting the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS; and to encourage the dioceses and parishes to get involved and develop local programs and other responses that are inclusive and to engage in the fight for destigmatization of HIV positive people;
4. Ask the Council of General Synod to express the Anglican Church of Canada's solidarity with bishops, clergy and lay people, especially in Africa, who are showing leadership in fighting the HIV/AIDS pandemic by reaching out in partnership to people living with AIDS, not as the objects of charity, but as equal partners. CARRIED Act 23
Subjects
Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF)
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Church work with AIDS patients
Stigma (Social psychology)
Shame - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Patients with Aids

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Date
1986 June 14-22
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 60
Date
1986 June 14-22
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 60
Mover
Mrs. Phyllis Creighton
Seconder
Rt. Rev. W.H. Jones
Text
That General Synod commend the present efforts to provide pastoral care to patients with AIDS and their families and affirm that they are entitled to full participation in the life of The Anglican Church of Canada. CARRIED IN ALL ORDERS Act 60
Subjects
AIDS (Disease) - Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
AIDS (Disease) - Patients - Pastoral counseling of
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Support for Partnership for Life Campaign

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Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 22
Date
2004 May 28 - June 4
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 22
Mover
Mrs. Cecily Hinton
Seconder
Rev. Canon Godfrey Mawejje
Text
That this General Synod:
1. Endorse the "Partnership for Life" Campaign of PWRDF, urging the Government of Canada to
- Lead the international community to increase access to affordable medicines for the world's poorest populations as part of our commitment to the universal right to health care.
- Triple Canada's contributions to the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, without taking these funds from existing commitments to international development assistance.
- Challenge international financial institutions' current practices demanding debt repayment and imposing structural adjustment austerity measures that limit people's capacity to ensure their own health and well being.
2. Ask the General Secretary to convey these concerns by letter to the Prime Minister. CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY Act 22
Subjects
Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF)
Partnership for Life
AIDS (Disease) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Health - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Debts, External - Developing countries - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Structural adjustment (Economic policy) - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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