In Cambodia and Myanmar I have seen firsthand how government corruption, especially related to deals to extract valuable natural resources, falls hardest on the poorest and most vulnerable communities.
Some tools and resources for congregations to live out a ministry of reconciliation with our Indigenous neighbours.
Every article in this declaration comes from a time when a right has been violated or outright denied to Indigenous peoples. What is our call as Christians as we bear witness to such profound brokenness?
This is a Prayer of Confession written in response to the unmarked graves found near the Kamloops Indian Residential School.
In 2016, Synod repudiated the Doctrine of Discovery and the concept of ‘terra nullius’ as heresies. What does this mean, why does it matter, and how can we live into this commitment to seek reconciled relationships built on respect between Indigenous peoples and other inhabitants of "Turtle Island"?
Make time to reflect, through prayer and prompts, on three action calls that respond to the harms caused by residential schools.