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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
National Aboriginal Day of Prayer (March 22)
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Government relations - 1951-
Indigenous peoples - Canada
First Ministers' Conference on Aboriginal Constitutional Matters (1987 : Ottawa, Ont.)
A New Covenant
Special Sundays
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National Treasurer and "Letting Down the Nets"

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Date
2005 October 24-28
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution HB 02-10-05
Date
2005 October 24-28
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution HB 02-10-05
Mover
Bishop Matthews
Seconder
Bishop Poole
Prologue
During the bishops' discussion a reference was made about covenanting to the church in their wills. Bishop Matthews challenged her colleagues to do so by their next meeting (April 2006).
Then later in the meeting a motion was put before the House.
Text
That every member of the House of Bishops include the church in their wills by the time of the next meeting in the spring 2006. CARRIED HB Res. 03-10-05
Notes
Bishop Miller spoke highly about the work done by the Financial Management and Development Committee and asked the House to continue to keep it in their prayers.
Subjects
Wills - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Finance, Personal - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Finance, Personal
Anglican Church of Canada. Financial Management and Development Committee
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