Articles, letters, and writing by and about Mark MacDonald, National Indigenous Anglican Archbishop. Archbishop Mark also writes a monthly column, Walking Together, for the Anglican Journal.
A letter from Anglican, Lutheran leaders about the 2021 federal election September 7, 2021 - What kind of a Canada do you desire? How is that desire rooted in your spiritual convictions as a follower of the way of Jesus Christ? Let’s talk about that in our churches, discuss it with candidates in our ridings, pray about it in the deep longing of our hearts, bear witness to it in our public discourse, and seal it with a vote that thoughtfully considers what will make our country a good place for all, and therefore a good place for each of us. A message from Anglican, Lutheran leaders for Earth Day 2021 April 20, 2021 - Perhaps more than at any time in our modern era, we are recognizing the moral urgency of the spiritual and living relationship between humanity, Creation, and Creator. Earth Day is a time to claim these insights, renew relationships and act on commitments to care for God’s world. Webinar: Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples within the Anglican Church of Canada April 8, 2021 - On April 7, 2021, the Canadian International Council National Capital Branch hosted a conversation with Archbishop Mark L. MacDonald and Judith Moses, Chair of the Jubilee Commission, moderated by Dr. Jay Koyle, Executive Archdeacon, Diocese of Algoma entitled "Reconciliation With Indigenous Peoples Within The Anglican Church Of Canada." Ecumenical Letter on the deteriorating human rights situation in the Philippines January 28, 2021 - What follows is an ecumenical letter from KAIROS, the United Church of Canada, and the Anglican Church of Canada—signed by Archbishops Linda Nicholls and Mark MacDonald—to the Federal Government concerning the deteriorating human rights situation in the Philippines: This letter in PDF format Dear Minister Garneau, KAIROS unites ten Canadian churches and religious organizations, including … Continued World Interfaith Harmony Week: February 1-7, 2021 January 14, 2021 - Dear friends in faith and siblings in humanity, As leaders of Canadian churches in ‘full communion’, we wish to encourage your observance of the United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week (WIHW) from February 1-7, 2021. Begun in 2010, the annual WIHW has today become a preeminent opportunity for raising up the imperative of dialogue between … Continued