What is gene-editing technology and why should Christians care? A Conversation with Rev. Dr. Peter Kuhnert

What is gene-editing technology and why should Christians care? A Conversation with Rev. Dr. Peter Kuhnert

Starting next month, the Council’s Faith and Life Sciences Reference Group (FLSRG) will be hosting a two-part webinar series (English only) on CRISPR/Cas9, a gene-editing technology that is raising new possibilities and questions regarding the treatment of diseases. Register for these webinars on Eventbrite. We asked FLSRG Co-Chair,

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The Contribution of Faith Communities in a Pandemic: Faith Leaders in Conversation with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

The Contribution of Faith Communities in a Pandemic: Faith Leaders in Conversation with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

When confronting the challenges and pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic, faith leaders and communities have played an important role in fostering hope and resilience across Canada. Last Thursday, December 3, 2020, the Canadian Council of Churches was grateful to co-host a Cross-Canada conversation examining this role with

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Videos Now Available! “Peoples of African Descent & Canadian Churches” Livestream Event (Nov 26)

Videos Now Available! “Peoples of African Descent & Canadian Churches” Livestream Event (Nov 26)

On November 26, 2020, The Canadian Council of Churches was pleased to host a Cross-Canada Conversation “Recognition, Justice, and Development: Peoples of African Descent and Canadian Churches.”  The objective of this Cross-Canada Conversation was to raise awareness of the International Decade for People of African Descent and

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Upcoming event: “Recognition, Justice, and Development: People of African Descent and Canadian Churches” 

Upcoming event: “Recognition, Justice, and Development: People of African Descent and Canadian Churches” 

We are now more than halfway through the UN’s International Decade for People of African Descent (IDPAD, 2015-2024), which aims to ensure space and voice for people of African descent across the world and to make anti-racism, especially anti-black racism, a global priority. Heeding this call, the Council invites Christians across Canada to “Recognition, Justice,

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Video of Human Bioenhancement Webinar Now Available

Video of Human Bioenhancement Webinar Now Available

On October 14, 2020, the Council’s Faith and Life Sciences Reference Group (FLSRG) hosted its first webinar, “Faster, Higher, Better?  Moral Bioenhancement and Christianity.” With expert panellists, engaging discussion, and over 130 participants, the webinar was a wonderful success and we are looking forward to future webinars from

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