The 49th Session of the Synod of the Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert’s Land will be hosted by the Diocese of Edmonton from Thursday, May 3 to Sunday May 6, 2018 at MacEwan University, Edmonton.
Sessions will be at the University, with delegates staying at the University Residence.
The theme is Living & Sharing a Jesus-Shaped Life
Bishop Stephen Cottrell was formerly Bishop of Reading. He has worked in parishes in London and Chichester, as Canon Pastor of Peterborough Cathedral, as Missioner in the Wakefield diocese and as part of Springboard, the Archbishop of Canterbury’s evangelism team. He has written widely on evangelism, spirituality and discipleship. Read more about Bishop Stephen and his work on his website stephencottrell.org
Dioceses of the Province are in the process of notifying the Provincial Secretary of their delegates to Provincial Synod. In the new year, diocesan delegates will receive information on how to register on-line for the Synod.
Please pray for the Metropolitan, and the Synod Planning Team, as well as those selected by their diocese as delegates, as we prepare to meet together as Provincial Synod.