Children’s Hymn (2018)

Tune: My Hope is built – CPWI #456 ) Words: Rev. Douglas Barnes Music/Tempo Train up the child God’s love to own Show them the way His hand to hold God’s perfect will, must be their goal Help them to give to God their all CHORUS: Train up the child …

What is Chrism Mass?

  The Chrism Mass is a Service held annually on Maundy Thursday. In our Book of Common Prayer (CPWI page 417) it is entitled ‘A Liturgy for the Renewal of Vows and the Blessing of oils’. The Service derives its name from the oil of Chrism, one of three oils …

Diocesan Resource – PDF

SUNDAY SCHOOL IN ACTION 2019 workshop INTENTIONAL DISCIPLESHIP BIBLE STUDY 2019 ADVENT -The Women of Christmas ADVENT BROCHURES INTENTIONAL DISCIPLESHIP – PRESENTATION – Rev. Douglas Barnes – Powerpoint Document REPORT ON THE 148TH SYNOD INTENTIONAL DISCIPLESHIP BOOK INTIMATE CONVICTION PROGRAMME SELECTION OF HYMNS LECTIONARY YEAR B: Proper 4-16 SELECTION OF HYMNS …

The Abortion Dialogue

A Discussion by Bishop Howard Gregory In recent weeks, the subject of abortion has come to the fore once more with the lead story of a daily newspaper indicating the scores of botched abortions that lead women to seek medical attention at government facilities, and the cautious comment by the …

Submission Concerning Sexual Offences Act

Appendix  A – Bsp Gregory’s Submission to Parliament Rationale In making this presentation, the question may be asked, how does the church engage the issue before us and other issues of national import and to what end? Here, the reference to the church is not just to an advocacy interest …

Anglicans and the Buggery Law

A Presentation by Bishop Howard Gregory In July 2017, I made a submission to a Sub-Committee of Parliament which was charged with a review of the Sexual Offences Act.  There were several religious entities that claimed to be making their submission on behalf of the Church.  Not only were they …

THE ANGLICAN: USER SURVEY

Objective of Survey The Anglicanis a quarterly magazine produced by the Diocese and sold for at least $100 per copy. Given the value of this document as an instrument of communication in the Diocese, a Survey produced by the Communication Board, was conducted at the recent Synod in April 2017. …