Truth and Reconcilation – March 27 – 30, Edmonton

The last national Truth and Reconciliation event is underway in Edmonton.  Live streaming is at TRC.ca

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The United Church of Canada is facing its complicity in- and responsibility for the Indian Residential School System by participating in this reconciliation process.

The first act of justice is listening.

Sermon – The Light of Humility

February 2nd, 2014

The end of next month, from March 27 – 30, the last national Truth and Reconciliation event will be held in Edmonton.  This is an opportunity for survivors of the Indian Residential School system, even those of the second generation, to speak and be heard.  It is one of the first steps in healing.

As many of you know, I am one of those second-generation affected.  A short time ago I was able to attend the hearings that were being held here in Calgary, and I told of the deep hurt that my father had suffered.  It’s a story that many of you here have heard me tell.

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