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2018 Mothers’ Union Biennial Conference



2018 Mothers’ Union Biennial Conference

The Canadian Mothers’ Union Biennial Conference was held at the Villa Madonna Retreat House in Rothesay, NB on November 16-18,2018. Neither snow, nor ice pellets, nor freezing rain could keep all of the registered participants away! Some of us arrived a day early to get ahead of the storm and others arrived a day later […]

Mothers’ Union board of trustees



Mothers’ Union board of trustees

Local named to Mothers’ Union board of trustees Mothers’ Union has been making history this fall, both internationally and right here in our diocese. The changes stem from elections held this summer, the results of which were announced in October.First, MU has elected its first worldwide president from outside the British Isles – Sheran Harper…

A new Mothers’ Union book of prayers!



A new Mothers’ Union book of prayers!

The Central Fundraising & Communications (F&C) Committee of Mothers’ Union has produced a new prayer book for its members – ‘words for every occasion to encourage and inspire, whether in public services, branch devotions or personal prayer time.’ This is the story of the little team that could! God gives us more than we can […]

The art of ecclesiastical embroidery



The art of ecclesiastical embroidery

By Gisele McKnight Every Friday morning, between three and seven women gather at Cathedral Memorial Hall to keep alive the art of ecclesiastical embroidery. They range in age from their early 60s to late 80s and they call themselves Lucy’s Sewing Group, based out of Christ Church Cathedral. Together they have a few hundred years […]

Cathedral Pewtersmiths just keep on giving



Cathedral Pewtersmiths just keep on giving

The Cathedral Pewtersmiths officially ended their long association at the Cathedral in June 2016, with the presentation of a cheque to Dean Geoffrey Hall. President Charles Davies was pleased to present $11,896.13 during the Guild of St. Joseph summer BBQ event on June 9th,.2016 This  represented the final installment of the more than $120,000 the […]