Resources

The Resource Centre is a centralized online hub containing links to resources produced by the Anglican Church of Canada. New resources are uploaded on a regular basis and may be viewed by topic, keyword and/or audience.

The varied collection of church resources available through this web page includes liturgical materials, prayer and worship texts, policy documents, committee reports, ecumenical and interfaith resources, and information about the church and its different ministries. Scroll down to browse different topics or find what you’re looking for in the search bar below.

This section of the website is currently under development. We welcome your questions and comments at webhelp@national.anglican.ca.

Popular Resources

Liturgical Texts Online

The Book of Alternative Services (BAS) and supplementary resources are now available for download. In 2009, the Council of General Synod authorized the online publication of these texts. The goals are to assist liturgy planners and to encourage future web-based work of liturgical text development.

Online lectionary

Daily Bible readings from the Anglican Church of Canada’s adaptation of the Revised Common Lectionary.

Job Listings

Current job listings for the Anglican Church of Canada, complete with search function. Ability for associated organizations to post positions.

2014 Annual Report

Produced by Resources for Mission in consultation with the Communications and Information Resources department, the report offers donors and church members valuable information on the activity of General Synod ministries from January to December 2014. Financial statements make up a core element of the report, providing accountability for church spending.

Contact Staff

General Synod staff contact information. Includes phone numbers, emails, and titles. Links to PWRDF, Anglican Pension, and Anglican Foundation of Canada contact information.

Our beliefs

Mission statement of the Anglican Church of Canada, describing its main beliefs and listing the primary liturgies and selected statements that define those beliefs.

Compendium of the Church Mice

The Compendium of the Church Mice is a creative year-long Sunday school curriculum that weaves in the Marks of Mission. It is one of several projects emerging from General Synod’s Marks of Mission initiative.

Archives in the Anglican Church of Canada

Directory for Canadian Anglican archives across the country, including General Synod archives and archives for dioceses and ecclesiastical provinces. Contains contact information and chief archivist for each.

Commission on the Marriage Canon: Submissions

Submissions by individuals to the Commission on the Marriage Canon, part of a broad consultation mandated by General Synod in 2013. Each submission includes the views of the respondent on allowing the marriage of same-sex couples.

New Resources

Contact Staff

General Synod staff contact information. Includes phone numbers, emails, and titles. Links to PWRDF, Anglican Pension, and Anglican Foundation of Canada contact information.

2014 Annual Report

Produced by Resources for Mission in consultation with the Communications and Information Resources department, the report offers donors and church members valuable information on the activity of General Synod ministries from January to December 2014. Financial statements make up a core element of the report, providing accountability for church spending.

Handbook of General Synod

Current Constitution, Rules of Order, Canons of General Synod, with Appendices. Current edition: 17th, Published 2013.

Liturgical Texts in Cree

Initial selection of liturgical texts in the Cree language. Family prayers, psalms and hymns are all included.

Anglican Healing Fund

Information on the Anglican Healing Fund, which offers grants to encourage and initiate programs to help educate and heal the damage caused by Indian residential schools. Includes criteria for application to grants and annual grant summaries.

Church Mice

The Compendium of the Church Mice is a creative year-long Sunday school curriculum that weaves in the Marks of Mission. It is one of several projects emerging from General Synod’s Marks of Mission initiative.

KAT talks

Videos created for the Keeping Anglicans Talking (KAT) project, in which Anglicans who have a made a difference offer short, compelling talks on matters at the heart of Anglican identity.

Marks of Mission

Web page for living the Marks of Mission, a framework used to describe and encourage ministry throughout the worldwide Anglican Communion. Includes information about the Marks and their meaning.

Online lectionary

Daily Bible readings from the Anglican Church of Canada’s adaptation of the Revised Common Lectionary.

The Community

Centre for online conversations where Canadian Anglicans can get together and talk about life in the church. Regular blog posts are featured in a variety of different categories.