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.
Statement on the situation in Wet’suwet’en First Nation January 11, 2019 - We as Indigenous and non-Indigenous Anglicans are writing to express our concern and distress about disturbing events in Wet’suwet’en land this past week. Specifically, we are concerned about the arrests at the Gitdimt’en checkpoint on Monday, January 7th, 2019. National Housing Day 2018 statement November 22, 2018 - Every day, in communities across Canada, 35,000 people experience homelessness. Millions of others struggle to meet rising housing costs, living on the edge of falling into homelessness themselves. National Housing Day 2017 statement November 17, 2017 - November 22 marks National Housing Day in Canada, an opportunity for Canadians to reflect on the need for safe, adequate, and affordable housing, and to learn about the social, economic, and health impacts of homelessness in our communities. National Housing Day is also an occasion for members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and the Anglican Church of Canada to reflect on our calling, as Christians, to care for our neighbours and to offer prayers for affordable housing for all.