Indigenous Ministry

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“Our Common Ground: Prayer” Ecumenical Gathering

This ecumenical gathering will focus on indigenous / non-indigenous youth and young adults and the role of spirituality and prayer in building up the next generation of leaders. The gathering will be held Saturday, March 18, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, at Alex Taylor School, 9321 Jasper Ave in Edmonton. Lunch will be served.

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Maskihkîy Âcimowin / Medicine Stories

Stories can be medicine for communities, for families and for individuals in the work of healing, reconciliation and building new and right relationships. In response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 Calls to Action, the Diocese of Edmonton’s Indigenous Ministries Initiative and Bleeding Heart Art Space are collaborating on Maskihkîy âcimowin/Medicine Stories, a new […]

Oskapewis Sharon Pasula’s Weekend Experiences: Nov. 12 and 13, 2016

You never really know what it will be about until you get there, or how intense it will be. I’ve experienced enough personal trauma, vicarious residential school trauma and generational trauma that I’m reticent to watch more films depicting those issues. But I went by faith feeling compelled by the spirit to attend a screening […]

Bannock Recipes

Bannock has been attributed to Indigenous people but it is my understanding is actually baking powder biscuits from colonial countries. What I like about it is you can make it sweet or savoury.