A Journey to Manitoulin Island – notes on a voyage of reconciliation

by Maggie Panter Coral Petzoldt and I set out on a bright Saturday morning for a trip to Manitoulin Island to Connect to the Land, a tour organized by some folks from Church of the Redeemer and Trinity St. Paul’s. There were nine of us, three folks tented, one stayed in Little Currant, and the […]

Music Mondays completes “best ever” 26th Season

Music Mondays, the lunchtime concert series, has completed its 26th Season. The 18 concerts ran from 1st May to 28th August, 2017. Ian Grundy, our Artistic Director, designed an excellent season of eclectic and diverse programming which garnered many compliments from our audience, “the best ever” said one regular. We are grateful to the Church […]

Walking With Our Sisters

Walking With Our Sisters Website: www.walkingwithoursisters.ca Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WWOSTO/ Twitter @wwos1 #wwos Instagram: wwos_to This October in Toronto, there is a very special opportunity to honour and remember the more than a thousand, Indigenous women, girls and Two Spirit people who have been murdered or remain missing. Walking With Our Sisters is a commemorative art installation […]

 “Your community…truly showed Christ’s love to my family”

An unexpected letter On September 12, this letter of deep gratitude landed in the parish e-mail inbox. It speaks to a time of personal and international crisis, of love, support, and the kindness of strangers. Hello There! Sixteen years ago during the 9/11 crisis, my family and I entered into our own personal crisis that […]

Church on Fire: Burnt Door Concert

In the early hours of August 23, Holy Trinity was set on fire by an arsonist. Due to the quick thinking of someone who was sleeping in the square and who called emergency services, the church suffered no worse damage than the burning of the west door. We are very grateful to him for taking […]

Poetry for the Fall

These poems were submitted by Administrator Margot Linken. Says Margot, “One poem, by Marge Piercy, celebrates the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hoshanah and Yom Kippur (Sept 20-22, and Sept 30 respectively, this year) and the other by Edip Cansever, a Turkish poet, is one which I’ve always thought highly eucharistic.” Coming Up on September by […]