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Thoughts from a Canadian Vicar



You are Beloved!

Sarah McGrath McKinley, our Student Minister at St. Aidan’s,  shared this quote of Edmund Lee on Facebook today: “Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and the thinkers, but most of all surround yourself with those who... Continue Reading →

Expect Hope to be in Conflict with Darkness

We are down to just a few more days before Christmas is here. The radio, TV, and internet advertising have all been telling us how many days we have left to spend our cash and get that perfect gift. For... Continue Reading →

God is not Passive Aggressive!

These past few days have been difficult days for many. Last Friday, in Sandy Hook School in Newtown, CT., darkness fell upon many hearts and shattered the bright light in the eyes of God’s youngest hands and feet. Since that... Continue Reading →

Do not Disturb – Closed for Religious Services

In a rare moment of weakness I ventured into the mall a few days ago. At a T-Shirt kiosk I saw a shirt with this logo on it....  Do not disturb! I'm disturbed enough already  I almost bought it, but... Continue Reading →

A Serving of Meatloaf Thessalonica

From today’s Daily Office readings I pulled these words from the end of 1st Thessalonians. But we appeal to you, brothers and sisters; at peace among yourselves. And we urge you, beloved, to admonish the idlers, encourage the faint-hearted, help the... Continue Reading →

Am I a Loving Christian? – Ask my Neighbour!

I have been reading Brian McLaren for some time now, so I was interested to read his latest book, Why did Jesus. Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road? This book was fittingly released this week on September 11... Continue Reading →

A Single Act of Love

“A single act of love makes the soul return to life” – Maximillian Kolbe Yesterday was the feast day of St. Maximillian Kolbe. I intended to write this post for that occasion – better s a day late than never... Continue Reading →

Those Who Refresh Others Will Themselves be Refreshed

The Star-Telegram of Forth Worth Texas had a story yesterday celebrating the 110th Anniversary of Air Conditioning. Not Kidding! On the hottest day of the year here in Southwestern Ontario we were all giving thanks to God and to Willis... Continue Reading →

A Little Muslim Woman can leave a Large Impression

Allah looks not at your figures, nor at your outward appearance but He looks at your hearts and deeds. — Prophet Muhammad SAW God doesn't look at things like humans do. Humans see only what is visible to the eyes, but the Lord sees... Continue Reading →

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