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Reformation Exhibit at St.James Cathedral

The exhibit will open in the nave of the Cathedral in the late afternoon of Wednesday, October 25, 2017 prior to the special 1549 service, light supper and lecture. Objects on display will include: Luther’s sermon for the Feast of St. James, printed at Wittenberg, 1522 Luther’s

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Holocaust Education Week

St.Ansgar is participating in Holocaust Education Week on Saturday 04 November at 7:30pm. As part of the ‘Pivotal Moments’ of the 37th Annual Neuberger Holocaust Education Week artist Ian Leventhal will discuss his 10 year project to preserve the fabric of the original ghetto area in Shanghai,

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Sept 30, 2017: Common Prayer with Cardinal Collins and Bishop Pryse

Lutherans and Roman-Catholics held their Joint Common Prayer Service at St.Ansgar Lutheran Church in Toronto on September 30, 2017. Archbishop Thomas Cardinal Collins and Bishop Michael Pryse led us in worship following the good example of Pope Francis and Bishop Munib Younan, President of the Lutheran World

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Flickering of the Flame

Flickering of flame poster for churches To commemorate this year’s 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation, the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto will be mounting the exhibition, “Flickering of the Flame: Print and the Reformation”, running from 25 Sep. to

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DELKINA Reformation 500 Symposium

Saturday 14 October an international symposium is being held at First Lutheran. Jointly sponsored by DELKINA (German Evangelical Lutheran Conference in North America) and the EKD (Evangelical Church of Germany). Dr. David Pfrimmer, Dr. Denna Thompson, and Dr. Volker Leppin will lead presentations and discussions about Luther

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Reformation 500 Toronto Service, 2pm Sunday 29 October 2017

  Passionate about Justice? Join us at 2pm on SUNDAY 29 OCTOBER for a service to commemorate 500 years of changes inspired by peaceful protests that began with the Reformation in 1517. March from St.James Cathedral to First Lutheran Church under the banners of Creation – Not for Sale, Human

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