May 2022 Issue

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Prayers For Ukraine

Confirmation Class 2022 Port aux Basques

Confirmation Class in Port aux Basques­—Learning About Stewardship and Helping People

The confirmation class of St. James’ Church in Port aux Basques just completed their stewardship project, raising a total of $2230. Each student was given …

The Way of Love

The Way of Love

At our recent Diocesan Synod, we were called to refocus on becoming a more missional diocese, and a more missional people. I know that “mission” …

Church sign from St. Mark's in St. John's

While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Remember that song written in the 60’s by Beatles member George Harrison? The  words convey his dismay at the world’s unrealized potential for universal love.  …

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Why Do We Go To Church?

When I was a teenager, I remember having a conversation with my father about why I had to go to church. At the time, many …

Margaree-Fox Roost ACW Officers Installed

Above is a photograph from the installation of new officers for the Margaree-Fox Roost ACW for 2022-23. Left to right are: Bernice Sweet, Treasurer; Phyllis …

New ACW Officers Installed in Summerside

This photograph is from the 11 am service on Sunday, March 27th, 2022. Left to right are: Willlie Loder, President; Ann Penney, Vice President; Shelley …

Imago Dei

Imago Dei is Latin for “image of God.” It is a theological doctrine common to Jews, Christians, and some Muslims. The Book of Genesis is not …

On The Word “Place”

Where do I place in someone’s heart?  As a sister, a wife , a mother or a friend? I may never really know.  What about …

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist Contemplative Service for Lent

…and that is true of this photograph. It was taken by Ellen Reid at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in St. John’s on …

Agricultural Education Initiatives to Address Hunger and Fight Climate Change

In our part of the world, springtime is the season of new birth; the earth reawakens after a long winter’s sleep, as we walk outside …

Port Aux Basques News

Author Lisa Brown

Online Worship Is Real

We thought we would be open by Easter! When we shut down for the pandemic, we thought we’d be open again before long. We thought …

Reasonable and Probable Grounds to Believe

Our collective best guess, and that guess is subject to ongoing change, is that the universe as we know it came into being some 15 …

The Imposition of Ashes

This year, Shrove Tuesday fell on March 1st, and as is the annual customary practice, our ACW ladies organized and prepared a take out supper …

The Rev’d Amber Tremblett Ordained Priest

On March 31st, the Rev’d Amber Tremblett was ordained a priest by Bishop Samuel Rose in her home parish of Lewisporte. As Lewisporte is in …

The Rev’d Deborah Pantin Ordained Priest

On March 25th, the Rev’d Deborah Pantin was ordained a priest by Bishop Samuel Rose in All Saints’ Church in Dildo. Following the ordination, a …

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