April2017


Spring Update from SAMS Canada



Spring Update from SAMS Canada

Dear Friends: Easter has just passed but we rejoice with you at the good news of Jesus’ death and resurrection! Please find attached the latest edition of our Prayer Calendar, which is full of news from Latin America. Read it to get the news and concerns and please hold up the work in the various […]

10 New Lay Ministers in Belize



10 New Lay Ministers in Belize

Give praise to the Lord with David and Mary Beth Alenskis in Belize for the ten new Lay Ministers who were licensed last week for their churches, in particular, a handful of young men (ages 17-20) who have real possibilities for a lifetime of leadership and service to Christ. Mary Beth and David have spent time […]

The Annual Country and Bluegrass Gospel Show



The Annual Country and Bluegrass Gospel Show

Saturday, May 13, 7:30 p.m.  The Annual Country and Bluegrass Gospel Show, in support of the work of Canon Paul Jeffries at Bishop McAllister College in Uganda, will be held at St. Mary’s Anglican Church (780 McEvoy Street, Fredericton). The lineup of entertainers features Copper Kettle Bluegrass Boyz, Eagles Rise, Duane Drost, Valerie Donovan, and Millen Anderson & Veronica. […]

Agnus Dei Pictorial – Michael Khoury



Agnus Dei Pictorial – Michael Khoury

These are a few of the many images I made, depicting my rendition of the beautiful stained glass windows inside the Christ Church Cathedral in Fredericton. I created this video keeping in mind the Holy Week celebrations occurring this week throughout the world. photography Michael Khoury video design Michael Khoury music ‘Agnus Dei’ – Karl […]

2017 Easter Pastoral Letter



2017 Easter Pastoral Letter

Lent 2017 Dear Friends, Easter is “late.” It is not by accident that its date changes each year, always keeping us guessing for the next. The vernal equinox governs the date (as it does the Passover), Easter being the Sunday after the first full moon after 20 March, or the fourth full moon of the […]

Music Monthly – April 2017



Music Monthly – April 2017

2 April 2017 – Passion Sunday 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Cast thy burden upon the Lord – Mendelssohn German Mass – Schubert Psalm 130 Like as the hart – Howells 40, 408, 306, 64, 454 Theme and Variations – Andriessen 4.00: Choral Evensong Morley Responses Psalm 145 Farrant’s Service Out of the deep – Morley […]

Christ Church Cathedral – A Documentary



Christ Church Cathedral – A Documentary

  St. Thomas University journalism student Christopher Robinson completed a class project in March – a documentary about Christ Church Cathedral, Fredericton. Including brief interviews with the Bishop of Fredericton, the Dean and the Cathedral Verger, Chris has captured to video some of the Cathedral’s most striking visuals. At the same time, he offers some […]