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A MESSAGE TO THE BISHOPS, CLERGY AND PEOPLE — Archbishop Colin Johnson

            A MESSAGE TO THE BISHOPS, CLERGY AND PEOPLE OF THE DIOCESE OF TORONTO Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ: This afternoon I have informed...
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Quaker Oats fire monument dedication

On Saturday, 2 September, members of the Peterborough community and East-City clergy gathered to dedicate a new monument in memory of the victims of the tragic Quaker Oats fire that...
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Prayer for Barcelona – from the Primate

Today the world has witnessed yet another terrorist attack on innocent people. This time it was a van crashing through hundreds of people along the beautiful Las Ramblas Boulevard in Barcelona,...
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Important info for August

Welcome to you! And a special welcome to the people of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church who gather with us each Sunday in August for a combined Holy Eucharist. AUGUST Holy...
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Ham and Strawberry Dinner … great success

After days of continuing rain, the weather had turned to drizzle but this didn't dampen the spirits of those in search of a great dinner topped off with fresh local...
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Parish picnic and special celebration

On Sunday, 10 June, the St Luke's community gathered for the Annual Parish Picnic following the morning Service. This year, there was an added cause for celebration. Barbara Lee was...
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High Tea at St Luke’s

Saturday, 6 May was a rainy day outside but in the parish hall there were High Tea delicacies to be enjoyed in warmth and comfort. It was a great kind...
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Welcome for newest parishioner

Palm Sunday was a fitting occasion to celebrate the recent arrival of St Luke's newest parishioner: Korben Guest! After the Liturgy of Palms and reading of the Passion as part...
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Great Easter article– Wall Street Journal

Greetings to you in Eastertide, Easter Sunday afternoon, I happened acoss this really great article in the Wall Street Journal from March 2016 on social media. I recommend it to...
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All about Holy Week

Holy Week The most solemn week of the Christian year, Holy Week is the week leading up to Easter, and is the week during which Christians particularly remember the last...
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Terence Finlay, 79, ‘joyful…and deeply faithful’

Terence Finlay, who served as Bishop of the Diocese of Toronto and Metropolitan of the ecclesiastical province of Ontario from 2000-2004, died early on the morning of Monday, March 20....
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Covenant Council — quick update

The Council of the Peterborough Covenant of Anglican and Lutheran churches met on 9 March 7 pm at All Saints' Church. The meeting was called at the request of Bishop...
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Ash Wednesday in Peterborough

On the evening of Ash Wednesday, 98 members from the Anglican and Lutheran churches in Peterborough gathered with their clergy to mark the beginning of Lent. The Liturgy included the...
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Church sign catches eye of local singer-songwriter

On 25 February, Carling Stephen, local singer-songwriter noticed the caption on the St Luke's church sign and took a photo of it. She then shared it on social media via...
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Special Meeting of Vestry — results

A Special Meeting of Vestry for St Luke's was held on 12 February in the nave of the church for the purpose of presenting a Motion from the Covenant process...
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Town Hall Meeting

On Saturday, 4 February over 50 members of the St Luke's community gathered for a Town Hall Meeting with Bishop Patrick White and Peter Tovell. The purpose of the meeting...
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Recent reporting about Peterborough Covenant

On Wednesday, 1 February an article was published in the Peterborough Examiner about local Anglican and Lutheran Churches. The article cites the Final Report made by the Commission of the...
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Prayer Service commemorates 500 years

On Wednesday, 25 January, Christians from around Peterborough gathered at All Saints' for the Annual Prayer Service for Christian Unity. The liturgy was based on that of the momentous occasion when...
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Covenant Commission Final Report circulated

The Peterborough Covenant Commission has released its Final Report for the members of parishes. The report stems from several years of consultation and dialogue which led their recommendation on the...
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New Area Bishop installed for Trent-Durham

On Saturday, 21 January at 2 pm, The Right Reverend Riscylla Shaw was installed at St John's Peterborough as the new Bishop of the Trent-Durham Episcopal Area. The church was...
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Order of Diocese of Toronto bestowed upon Bill Nicholls

On 1 January 2017, at the Archbishop's New Year Levée at St James Cathedral, Bill Nicholls was among 48 lay members of the diocese who are awarded the Order of...
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New parish priest for St Luke’s

On 1 January 2017, The Rev'd Glenn Empey was officially appointed as priest-in-charge for St Luke's parish. The appointment is on a half-time basis in addition to his other responsibilities...