March 19-25 is recognized by the World Council of Churches (WCC) as the Week of Prayer for Overcoming Racism and Xenophobia.
March issue of Canada Lutheran now available online
Visit CanadaLutheran.ca for a preview of the current March issue of Canada Lutheran today! Online subscribers have access to the full flip-book, with physical and online subscription plans also available for purchase within.
Registration opening soon for intercultural ministry program
Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry (DUIM) is a 5-day interactive and engaging program with practical ideas for implementation in your own context.
Joan Meyer, first Vice President of the ELCIC, dies
Joan Meyer, former vice president of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 25, following a long and courageous battle with cancer.
She was 74.
ELCIC, CLWR launch emergency appeal following deadly earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) joins with our partner Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) in calling for prayers for those affected by the earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria and to give generously to support their urgent humanitarian needs.
ELCIC and ACC leaders write to Prime Minister following synagogue shooting in East Jerusalem
National Bishop Susan Johnson of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada along with Archbishop and Primate Linda Nicholls of the Anglican Church of Canada have written to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau following the synagogue shooting in East Jerusalem on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Eastern Synod welcomes first synodically recognized ministry
In early-December, the Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada welcomed its first synodically recognized ministry and authorized lay minister during a service at Resurrection Lutheran Church of Orleans.
Churches and individuals must look at how they are contributing to the climate crisis, says ELCIC member and LWF youth delegate participant Katarina Kuhnert
Circumpolar climate scientist and ELCIC member Katarina Kuhnert participated in the 27th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, November 7-19.