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News and Events

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This is a question that is frequently asked. 

The Quarterly Prayer Calendar is made up as a Word document and PDF, so it has ended up under Documents rather than Calendars.

To find it, go to Documents on the Menu bar.  From there, it is 4. Prayer Calendar.

We try to have the next Quarter's information posted on the Website by the middle of the month previous to the start of the Quarter.

 

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The Synod Steering Committee for the Diocesan Synod being held October 13 & 14 has announced the registration fees for clergy and lay members of Synod to be $90 per member if payment is received on or before September 8, 2017.  After this date, the registration fee will be $120.  Payments must be made using the pre-payment form found on the Website, under Documents, #5. Synods, then Synod 2017-10 October.  If necessary, cheques can be post-dated to September 8, 2017.

Clergy Members of Synod are licensed clergy of the Diocese of Calgary.  Lay Members of Synod are named on the "Notice of Election of Lay Members of Synod" form that is part of the Annual Return forms. 

Anyone else who would like to attend the Synod is required to register as an Observer.  As in previous years, the number of observers is extremely limited, and registration will happen on a first-come, first-served basis.   The registration fee for Observers is $45 and must be paid with the submission of the registration form. 

Questions about the Synod registration process can be directed to the Diocesan Office.

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A list is being created for out-of-city Synod attendees to be billeted in homes in the Calgary area for the Friday night of October 13.  If you are interested in either obtaining a billet or providing a billet, please contact Carol Tubman at (587) 320-1343 or email ctubman@calgary.anglican.ca. with your information and we will attempt to match visiting delegates with hosts.

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Come for a day of Easy Faith Journaling on Saturday, September 30 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at St. Edmund Anglican Church, 8340 - 34 Avenue NW, Calgary.  This FREE event is open to all women of the Diocese, and sponsored by the Diocesan ACW Board.  Please RSVP by September 15 to dhnlouka@hotmail.com.  Please bring your Bible, a journal, and items (stamps, paint, stickers) to illustrate your faith.  Please bring a bag lunch.  Tea and coffee will be provided.

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Join Certified Journal Instructor Kathi Gowsell along with Rev. Kyle Norman, as they explore how the discipline of journal keeping can help you uncover the inner dynamics of your spiritual life.  The workshops will be Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, from September 27 to November 1.  Those attending will receive twelve hours of instruction in the art of journaling.  The venue will be Holy Cross Anglican Parish (2828 19th Street NW, in Calgary).  The cost is $90.00.  You can register by calling (403) 289-8497 or email office@holycrosscalgary.org.  Space is limited, so register now.

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How can our places of worship be welcoming, safe and spiritually-fulfilling for those who have cognitive impairments such as dementia or Alzheimer's?  For many of us, we are aware of the need to respond but are not sure what that means or how it looks.  To help us learn about and implement simple yet powerful ways for our churches to become "friendly" places, a learning workshop is being offered by St. Martin Anglican Church.  This Saturday morning worship will be led by gerontological nurse specialist Mollie Cole, RN.  This event is free of charge, and will be from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Saturday, November 25, at Know Presbyterian Church, 3704 - 37th Street SW, in Calgary.  All are welcome, and a special invitation is extended to clergy and other congregational leaders.  To learn more and to RSVP (by November 20), please contact the Rev. Natasha Brubaker at (403) 249-3014 or email natasha.stmartins@telus.net.

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  • Where is the Prayer Calendar?
    April 24th, 2017
    This is a question that is frequently asked.  The Quarterly Prayer Calendar is made up as a Word document and PDF,...
    Read More
    All News
  • Synod Registration Fee Payment - September 8, 2017
    June 5th, 2017
    The Synod Steering Committee for the Diocesan Synod being held October 13 & 14 has announced the registration fees for...
    Read More
    All News
  • Synod Billeting
    June 5th, 2017
    A list is being created for out-of-city Synod attendees to be billeted in homes in the Calgary area for the...
    Read More
    All News
  • Easy Faith Journaling - Saturday, September 30
    July 5th, 2017
    Come for a day of Easy Faith Journaling on Saturday, September 30 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at St....
    Read More
    All News
  • Journaling as Spiritual Practice - September 27 to November 1
    August 8th, 2017
    Join Certified Journal Instructor Kathi Gowsell along with Rev. Kyle Norman, as they explore how the discipline of journal keeping...
    Read More
    All News
  • Creating Dementia-Friendly Congregations - November 25, 2017
    August 15th, 2017
    How can our places of worship be welcoming, safe and spiritually-fulfilling for those who have cognitive impairments such as dementia...
    Read More
    All News
  • Welcome to the Anglican Diocese of Calgary

    Within our site you will find a wealth of information about our Parishes, Clergy, Staff and Volunteers.

    Parish Directory

    A full searchable listing of all the Parishes located within the Diocese of Calgary.

    Deanery Directory

    The Anglican Diocese of Calgary is divided into 5 regional Deaneries, each overseen by a Regional Dean. Visit our Deanery index to find the associated Regional Dean for your Parish.

    Clergy Directory

    Meet the Clergy who minister within the Diocese of Calgary.

    Welcome to the Anglican Diocese of Calgary

    Within our site you will find a wealth of information about our Parishes, Clergy, Staff and Volunteers.

    Parish Directory

    A full searchable listing of all the Parishes located within the Diocese of Calgary.

    Deanery Directory

    The Anglican Diocese of Calgary is divided into 5 regional Deaneries, each overseen by a Regional Dean. Visit our Deanery index to find the associated Regional Dean for your Parish.

    Clergy Directory

    Meet the Clergy who minister within the Diocese of Calgary.

  • Introduction to the Website

    The Diocese's new website was launched on October 20, 2015.

    Comments:

    Comments about the site can be sent to website@calgary.anglican.ca.

    Submitting material:

    The new Diocesan website has been designed to include information from Parishes in the Diocese such as news about activities and events. Instructions for submitting information to be added to the website can be found here.

    Introduction to the Website

    The Diocese's new website was launched on October 20, 2015.

    Comments:

    Comments about the site can be sent to website@calgary.anglican.ca.

    Submitting material:

    The new Diocesan website has been designed to include information from Parishes in the Diocese such as news about activities and events. Instructions for submitting information to be added to the website can be found here.

  • Ministry Groups

    Explore the various Ministry Groups in the Diocese.

    Ministry Groups

    Explore the various Ministry Groups in the Diocese.

Greetings from the Bishop

The Anglican Church is a part of the broader Christian Church and our particular history springs from the Church in England that has spread across the globe over the past several centuries.

The Diocese as a geographic area covers much of southern Alberta and we have congregations throughout that area.

If you would like to know more about where to find us, you can check out our website where there is a list of those places.

Thank you for connecting with us and may God bless you this day.

The Most Rev. Greg Kerr-Wilson, Archbishop of Calgary and Metropolitan of Rupert's Land