News & Events
Nov 7, 2014
Special Ecumenical Prayer Service will officially launch newly released CCCB document, "A Church in Dialogue: Towards the Restoration of Unity among Christians"
Sunday, November 9, 2014, at St. James Anglican Cathedral, Toronto, there will be a public event to launch: "A Church in Dialogue: Towards the Restoration of Unity among Christians", a recently released document by the CCCB’s Episcopal Commission for Christian Unity, Religious Relations with the Jews, and Interfaith Dialogue. The launch will involve an ecumenical prayer service and lectures starting at 7:00 p.m., jointly organized by the Anglican - Roman Catholic dialogue (ARC) and the Anglican - Roman Catholic Bishops’ dialogue (ARC-B). The event will be broadcast live on Salt + Light Television Network and live streamed through their website which can also be viewed on the CCCB homepage.
The ecumenical prayer service will be co-presided by the four Co-Chairs of the two dialogues: The Most Reverend Donald Bolen (ARC) and The Most Reverend Gary Gordon (ARC-B) along with their Anglican colleagues, The Right Reverend Linda Nicholls, Area Bishop of Trent-Durham (ARC), and The Right Reverend Barry B. Clarke, Anglican Bishop of Montreal (ARC-B).
The lectures will be given by two guest speakers: Dr. Michael Attridge from the Faculty of Theology of the University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto and Dr. Alan Hayes of Wycliffe College, Toronto. The concluding remarks will be by Dr. Harry McSorley, Professor Emeritus at St. Michael’s College.
Schedule of Salt + Light TV for the rebroadcasting of the event (all Eastern Time):
- Sunday, November 9 at 11:00 pm
- Monday, November 10 at Noon
- Tuesday, November 11 at 8:30 pm
- Wednesday, November 12 at 12:30 am (early morning Wednesday) and 1:00 pm
For more information, visit the CCCB website.