Reconciliation

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March 6, 2020

St. Paul’s Indigenous Circle is an active group in a United Church congregation in Bowmanville, Ontario encouraging all to travel the rocky and difficult road to healing and reconciliation.

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December 2, 2019

For the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, Peter Cruchley writes about the Council for World Mission’s efforts to seek truth and make reparations for its historic role in support of slavery.

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September 5, 2019

Matthew Stevens writes that Acknowledgement of Territory Statements are just a beginning in the work toward Right Relations.

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September 5, 2019

Julie McGonegal writes about the reconciliation group in her United Church which joined in partnership with a local Indigenous friendship centre to better learn to live into reconciliation in concrete, tangible ways.

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September 5, 2019

Have you ever heard of the Truth and Reconciliation (TRC) Call to Action #82? Call to Action #82 challenges every province and territory to commission and install a “publicly accessible, highly visible, Residential School National Monument” in every capital city. The monuments are “to honour Residential School Survivors and all the children who were lost to their families and communities.” 

Rising to the challenge, Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre, the City of Toronto, and the Ontario Government collaborated to create ...