Social Justice and Advocacy: What’s new

Updated Outreach & Advocacy Prayer Cycle

The Outreach & Advocacy Prayer Cycle has been updated for use in your parish and ministries for the 2016-2017 liturgical year. You can download this resource below

Tribute to Archbishop Finlay

The Rev. Maggie Helwig, chair of the Social Justice and Advocacy Committee, wrote a tribute to Archbishop Terence Finlay after his death on March 20. Read her thoughts on behalf of the committee.

 

Vestry Motion for 2017: Continuing the Call to Reconciliation

As part of our efforts to continue to respond to Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC), the 2017 social justice vestry motion will once again focus on addressing these Calls to Action. For more details and resources, visit the Vestry Motion page.

 

 Watch our Advocacy Video!

Our five-minute video “Out of Poverty – From Charity to Justice” gives basic facts on poverty and how you can respond. It is ideal for parish use. We invite you to share it on Facebook or Twitter!

A longer version (18 minutes) is also available, along with a users’ guide (pdf).