Detail of a map of the Philippines

Ecumenical Letter on the deteriorating human rights situation in the Philippines

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

World Interfaith Harmony Week: February 1-7, 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

COVID-19: Praying for our Indigenous communities

Grace and peace to you in Jesus Christ! Everyone is being radically affected by the continuing spread of COVID-19 in our communities. Whether we are in self-isolation, quarantine or working in an essential job for the good of the whole community our lives have been changed in just a few short weeks.