Remembering the children service

On Friday, June 18, at 11 a.m., St. Philip’s Anglican Church in Milford will hold a special service in memory of the 215 children who died at the residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia. The service will be led by Fr. Don Davidson, our priest-in-charge, and we hope to be joined by Doug Green of… Continue reading Remembering the children service

Every Child Matters

BY ARCHBISHOP LINDA NICHOLLS ON JUNE 2, 2021 Last week the Chief of the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation revealed news of the discovery of the bodies of 215 children at the site of an unmarked burial ground at a former residential school near Kamloops, B.C. The identities of the children are unknown at this time. The grief… Continue reading Every Child Matters

Remembering the Children Prayer

God of our Ancestors,who holds the spirits of our grandmothers and grandfathers and the spirits of our grandchildren,Remembering the Children,we now pledge ourselves to speak the Truth,and with our hearts and our soulsto act upon the Truth we have heardof the injustices lived,of the sufferings inflicted,of the tears cried,of the misguided intentions imposed, and of… Continue reading Remembering the Children Prayer

Discovery of Burial Site

A message from Bishop Michael Oulton, on the discovery of a burial site at a Kamloops residential school: May 31, 2021 Dear Friends, This past week, news of the discovery of a burial site containing the remains of 215 children who attended the residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia, offered up yet another tragic story… Continue reading Discovery of Burial Site