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Extraordinary Synod of Amazonia

Extraordinary Synod of Amazonia

On the morning of October 21, the extraordinary synod of the Diocese of Amazonia was held at the Cathedral of St. Mary, Belém do Pará. Clerical and lay delegates met to carry out the election of the coadjutor bishop of the diocese. The synod was presided by Bishop...

The Diocese welcomes Bishop Linda

By Sandra Coulson Rt. Rev. Linda Nicholls, area bishop of Trent-Durham and bishop suffragan from the Diocese of Toronto, was elected coadjutor bishop by the Synod of the Diocese of Huron at St. Paul’s Cathedral, London, on Saturday, Feb. 13. Bishop Linda was elected...

‘Telling our story with passion and joy’

Rt. Rev. Bishop Linda Nicholls in conversation with Rev. Marty Levesque HCN: If you could try to encapsulate in a word how do you feel right now, immediatelly after the eclection? Nicholls: Joyful would be a good word. Just trying to take an enormity of the moment,...

An exciting election in crucial times for Huron

By Rt. Rev. Bishop Terry Dance First, I would want to offer my congratulations and the best wishes to Linda Nicholls who I consider to be a very good friend. She has been an outstanding bishop in Toronto, her impact on the church world-wide has been remarkable and she...

‘A gathering soaked in prayer’

The Synod of Huron elected Bishop Linda Nicholls as its coadjutor bishop on Feb. 13. Here is a photographic essay of the day, beginning with the worship service and continuing through balloting and Bishop Linda’s tribute to all the candidates. All photos by...