Category: Events

Listening With Our Hearts

“I experienced the time spent there – in sacred quiet, in worship and in community – to be nurturing; physically, emotionally, and spiritually.” Gail Clarkson reflects on the Epiphany Images of Diakonia event.

Invitation – 2014 AGM

Everything you need to know to take part in the CCS Annual General Meeting on February 20th at 6pm CST.

Diakonia: Epiphany Images of Christian Ministry 2014

A guided retreat at St. John’s Convent in Toronto, February 13-15, 2014, exploring diakonia through images of Epiphany.

Upcoming Second Fridays – The Arts and Social Justice

Join us on Friday, November 8 at noon at CCS for Second Fridays. Our guests will be artists Bob Haverluck and Fenella Temmerman discussing the connection between the Arts and Social Justice.

Katharine Hockin Lane

On September 22, 2013 the lane behind Trinity-St. Paul United Church in Toronto was named in honour Katharine Hockin (U1937).

A Feast for Friends

A day to meet each other in friendship; to learn together; to share stories together; to play together, to feast together … to become a people who walk together

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Reclaiming Our Anglican Roots

On Saturday, September 21st, a class of seven students and two facilitators met from 9 AM to 4 PM at Woodsworth House for the first session of CCS’s new course for Anglicans – Ministering by Word and Example: Exploring DIAKONIA in the Anglican Tradition.

Regional Presentation on DIAKONIA

While in Alberta for field orientations, Ted will be taking part in gatherings in Calgary and Edmonton to discuss the World DIAKONIA assembly that was held in Berlin this year.

Ottawa LDM in its Second Week

On August 12, nine students – from Newfoundland to Vancouver—began the 2013 Ottawa Leadership Development Module (LDM) as strangers. A week later, they have bonded as a community of colleagues and friends.

Ministering By Word and Example 2013

CCS is offering a course of study this fall to explore diakonia in the Anglican tradition. It will be of interest to those preparing for ordination to the diaconate, to deacons, or to anyone wishing to deepen their understanding of ministry.

Jessie MacLeod recognized as Companion of the Centre

On May 2, 2013 Jessie MacLeod was presented with the Companion of the Centre award by the Centre for Christian Studies at a gathering in Tatamagouche, NS.

ASC Weekend Gallery

Here’s a gallery of some of Kimiko’s photos from the graduation banquet and Annual Service of Celebration.

Joy is Like the Rain

“Thank you for taking me in; we nuns are persona non grata among certain people in the Vatican, but they will never find me here.” Miriam Therese Winter led us in singing “Joy is Like the Rain” at the graduation banquet on Saturday.

Miriam Therese Winter recognized as Companion of the Centre

Musician, poet, liturgist, and teacher Miriam Therese Winter was celebrated at CCS’s Annual Service of Celebration on Sunday, April 14, 2013.

Graduation 2013

Well, the Annual Service of Celebration weekend is over.  It was an important moment for the six graduates of the Diploma in Diaconal Ministries program, but also for all of …