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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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Date
1987 October 13-18
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 10-10-87
Date
1987 October 13-18
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 10-10-87
Mover
Bishop Lackey
Seconder
Bishop Conlin
Prologue
The Primate reported that the following bishops had died since the last meeting of the House:
- Bishop John A. Meaden of Newfoundland
- Archbishop William W. Davis of Nova Scotia
- Bishop Ralph S. Dean of Cariboo
- Bishop Roy F. Gartrell of British Columbia
Text
That this House of Bishops respectfully request the Primate's Office to notify all members of the House of the death of a member or a spouse of a member of this House immediately upon learning of the death of such member or spouse. CARRIED
Notes
Funeral arrangements of bishops were suggested as the responsibility of the Metropolitan and Diocesan Bishops.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Bishops - Obituaries
Dean, Ralph Stanley, 1913-1987
Gartrell, F. Roy (Frederick Roy), 1914-1987
Meaden, John A. (John Alfred), 1892-1987
Davis, William Wallace, 1908-1987
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