A statement on the Forum model of the Canadian Council of Churches

The Executive Committee of the Governing Board

Governing Board 2015 – 2018

The Rt. Rev. Bishop Andriy (Peshko)Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
Archpriest Fr. Peter J. Avgeropoulos Greek Orthodox Metropolis Canada
The Rev. Mathew BabyMar Thoma Church
The Rev. Canon Dr. Alyson Barnett-Cowan
President
Anglican Church of Canada
The Rev. Jeremy BellCanadian Baptists of Western Canada
Mr. Larry Brennan
Treasurer
Major Gillian BrownThe Salvation Army
Fr. Dr. Jaroslaw BucioraUkrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
The Rev. Erin C. BurnsThe United Church of Canada
Lt. Col. Jim Champ 
Past President
The Salvation Army
 Mary Conliffe Anglican Church of Canada
 The Rev. Amanda Currie The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Dr. Jasmine D’CostaPolish National Catholic Church of Canada
Ms. Carol DixonCanadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Dr. Ibrahim El-BeheryThe Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
Rev. Anthony ElenbaasChristian Reformed Church of America
L.K. Father Messale EngedaEthiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of Canada
The Most Rev. Ronald Fabbro, C.S.B.
Vice-President
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Kyle FergusonCanadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. Dr. Jennifer GarbinChristian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Canada
Rev. Paul Gehrs
Chair, Commission on Justice and Peace
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
Bishop Richard GreccoCanadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Colin GrimmondArchdiocese of Canada of the Orthodox Church in America
Fr. Ammonius GuirguisThe Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
The Rev. Alan Hall
Chair, Personnel Committee
The United Church of Canada
The Rev. Dr. Karen A. Hamilton
General Secretary (Ex Officio)
Mike Hogeterp
Interim Chair, Commission on Justice and Peace
 Christian Reformed Church in North America
 His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimian Armenian Holy Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese
Bede Martin HubbardCanadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Most Rev. Metropolitan Lawrence HuculakUkrainian Catholic Church of Canada
Archpriest Cyprian R. Hutcheon 
Vice President
Archdiocese of Canada of the Orthodox Church in America
 Mr. Cesar Jaramillo
Executive Director, Project Ploughshares
The Rev. John KapteynReformed Church in America (Regional Synod of Canada)
The Rev. Stephen Kendall
Vice-President
The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Dr. Scott Kindred-BarnesCanadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec
The Rev. Zbignew KozarPolish National Catholic Church of Canada
Dr. Paul LadouceurOrthodox Church in America
The Rev. Alexander LaschukUkrainian Catholic Church in Canada
The Rev. André LavergneEvangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
The Rev. Kevin C. LittleThe United Church of Canada
Ms. Pat LovellEvangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
The Rev. Msgr. Frank Leo Jr., C.S.S.Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rt. Rev. Walter MakarenkoUkrainian Orthodox Church of Canada
Dr. Mary Marrocco
Associate Secretary, Commission on Faith & Witness (Ex Officio)
The Rev. Doug MartindaleThe United Church of Canada
The Rev. Tim McCoyCanadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec
Ms. Nancy McInnesCanadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
The Rev. Dr. Willard Metzger
Vice-President
Mennonite Church Canada
Very Rev. John Philip Renato Miclat, OMHSApostolic Catholic Church of Canada
Mr. Peter Noteboom
Associate Secretary, Commission on Justice & Peace (Ex Officio)
Rod OlsonCanadian Baptists of Western Canada
 Bishop Michael Oulton Anglican Church of Canada
Rev. Fr. John Benjamin Vic Paradero, OMHSApostolic Catholic Church of Canada
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Isaac Mar Philoxenos EpiscopaThe Mar Thoma Church – Diocese of North America and Europe
Rev. Msgr. Patrick Powers, P.H.Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
Mr. Matthew Pupic
Finance Director, Project Ploughshares
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. Dr. Darren RoordaChristian Reformed Church in North America
Ms. Nora SandersThe United Church of Canada
 Prof. Richard SchneiderOrthodox Church in America
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Chester A. SearlesBritish Episcopal Church of Canada
Maria SimakovaCCC – Coordinator (Ex Officio) for the Commission on Faith and Witness
Msgr. Noël SimardCanadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
The Rev. David SimpsonCanadian Baptists of Western Canada
The Rev. Dr. Robert StefferChristian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Canada
The Rev. Marijke StrongRegional Synod of Canada – Reformed Church in America
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Geevarghese Mar TheodosiusThe Mar Thoma Church (Diocese of North America & Europe)
Archdeacon Michael ThompsonAnglican Church of Canada
Major Kester TrimThe Salvation Army
Rev. John TonksCanadian Association for Baptist Freedoms
Mr. Bruce WalterThe Salvation Army
The Rev. Carol WoodThe Presbyterian Church in Canada
The Rev. John YoungThe United Church of Canada
The Rev. Archpriest Zareh ZargarianArmenian Holy Apostolic Church Canadian Diocese

 

Affiliate Members

The Rev. Bernard De JongeFriendship Ministries Canada
Peter DerrickThe Leprosy Mission of Canada
Eugene EllmenOikocredit
Joe GunnCitizens for Public Justice
The Rev. Bill (William) RyanYonge Street Mission

 

Alternate Members

Dr. Gail AllanThe United Church of Canada
Carol DixonCanadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Angie DraskovicYonge Street Mission
The Rev. Fr. Kyrillos FakhouriThe Coptic Orthodox Church of Canada
Dr. Usha GeorgeMar Thoma Church
Ms. Anne MitchellCanadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Rev. Frank PatrickThe Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada
Alemayehu ZenebeEthiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of Canada

 

Observers

Mr. Bruce ClemengerEvangelical Fellowship of Canada
The Rev. Seok DaeHoKorean Presbyterian Church in Canada
Mr. David C. FreemanThe Christian & Missionary Alliance in Canada
The Rev. George RobertsÉglise eucharistique catholique – Eucharistic Catholic Church
The Rev. Don MooreWorld Vision Canada
Dr. Peter ReidConvention of Atlantic Baptist Churches
The Rev. David WellsPentcostal Assembly of Canada