Full report from the Commission on the Marriage Canon, which includes: background and terms of reference; input from the broad consultation; details on whether a proposed motion blessing same-sex marriage would contravene the Solemn Declaration of 1893, as well as the question of a conscience clause; biblical and theological rational for a change in teaching on … Continued
Resource Category: Ethics
Introduction to Care in Dying report and study guide, produced by the Anglican Church in March 2000, regarding the practices of euthanasia and physician assisted suicide.
Scenarios, discussion questions, ecclesiology and biblical texts for reflection related to duty to care. Each of the two scenarios revolves around priests dealing with the ill and dying during a pandemic.
In Sure and Certain Hope: Resources to Assist Pastoral and Theological Approaches to Physician Assisted Dying
Produced by the Faith, Worship, and Ministry Task Force on Physician Assisted Dying, In Sure and Certain Hope presents theological considerations on physician assisted dying and offers new perspectives on palliative and pastoral care, reflecting the changed legal situation in Canada following the February 2015 ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada that overturned the previous ban on … Continued
Introductory article written by Bishop Victoria Matthews exploring issues that Canadian Christians may face during a pandemic, following upon a discussion of the Human Life Task Force of FWM and written at its request.
Introduction to On the Theology of Money: A Resource for Study and Discussion, along with a link to download the resource.
WE WILL, WITH GOD’S HELP: A Guide to Codes of Ethics for those authorized to practice ministry in the Anglican Church of Canada
Guide produced by FWM Committee to assist dioceses in developing a code of ethics and standards of practice for lay and clergy engaegd in ministry for the Anglican Church of Canada.