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Aboriginal Day of Prayer

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Date
1987 February 16-20
Source
House of Bishops Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 1-2-87
Date
1987 February 16-20
Source
House of Bishops Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 1-2-87
Mover
Bishop Morgan
Seconder
Archbishop Hambidge
Prologue
Bishop Morgan drew attention to the document "The New Covenant" stating that appeals have been received from native people that the Sunday before the First Minister's Conference be designated a Day of Prayer.
Text
That this House of Bishops respond to the request of Native leaders for the Churches to name a Day of Prayer to precede the final First Ministers' Conference to be held on March 26-27, by designating Sunday, March 22, as a Day of Prayer for Aboriginal Peoples:
And that we commend the document entitled "A New Covenant" prepared as a Pastoral Statement by leaders of the Christian Churches to be used as a focus for this Day of Prayer. CARRIED
Subjects
Day of Prayer for Aboriginal Peoples (22 March 1987)
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Government relations - 1951-
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
First Ministers' Conference on Aboriginal Constitutional Matters (1987 : Ottawa, Ont.)
A New Covenant
Special Sundays
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Report of Program Committee - Project North

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Date
1988 November 16-18
Source
National Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 54-11-88
Date
1988 November 16-18
Source
National Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 54-11-88
Mover
Dr. L.L. Whytehead
Seconder
Rev. M.C. Ingham
Prologue
Since the termination of Project North in 1987, further evaluation and consultation between the churches in Canada has led to a new coalition on aboriginal justice concerns. This is the result of discussion between the churches, network groups, and native organizations. It shifts the focus of the former Project North to include justice issues for native people all over Canada and is based upon the church leaders' recent statement: "A New Covenant".
Text
That this National Executive Council support and participate fully in the new coalition: Project North - Ecumenical Coalition for Aboriginal Justice; and request the Program Committee to appoint two representatives from the Anglican Church of Canada to its Steering Committee. CARRIED #54-11-88
Subjects
Project North
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Indigenous peoples - Canada
Criminal justice, Administration of - Canada - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Discrimination in criminal justice administration - Canada
A New Covenant
Coalitions - Canada
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Report of the Anglican Task Force on Ecumenical Coalitions - Funding for Ecumenical Coalitions

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Date
1996 March 3-5
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 35-03-96
Date
1996 March 3-5
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 35-03-96
Mover
Archdeacon R. Andrews
Seconder
Dr. D. Gould
Text
That the Council of the General Synod request:
1. the standing committees presently funding ecumenical coalitions to take the above priorities into account in developing grants to coalitions in 1997;
2. those standing committees whose coalition work is funded by the apportionment budget to allow some loosening of the "coalition baskets" in order to permit movement of unallocated funds outside the "baskets" to coalitions that have successfully remandated;
3. the Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples to consider becoming a funding partner of The Aboriginal Rights Coalition in 1997. CARRIED #35-03-96
Subjects
Coalitions - Canada - Finance
Aboriginal Rights Coalition - Finance
Anglican Church of Canada. Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples
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