This apology was delivered by then-Primate Michael Peers to the National Native Convocation in Minaki, Ont., Friday, Aug. 6, 1993.

Watch a 2008 video commemorating the 15th anniversary of the Primate’s apology. Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate, introduces an excerpt of Archbishop Peers’s apology and then explains the Anglican Church of Canada’s work in healing and reconciliation since that time.