Monthly Archives: June 2014

Why Even Atheists Should Fight For The Trinity Western University Law School

Comment By Dan Rutherford[1] The ongoing fracas over the intention of Trinity Western University (TWU), Canada’s only Evangelical Protestant university, to open a law school has now been met with a new challenge, the recent refusal of both Ontario and … Continue reading

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The Joy of Music

The Joy of Music With her three sisters, a Vancouver Island woman brings forgiveness and love into Texas prisons. The Facts When Lorraine Bandet of Victoria agreed to help her sister Evelyn in Texas with her prison ministry, she had … Continue reading

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Water for Haiti

Some Victorians band together to bring clean water to a poor community The Facts A remote, primitive Haitian community is getting clean water thanks to a small group of Victoria Christians. Two hours out of Haiti’s capital of Port Au … Continue reading

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New Bishop of Victoria Lost an Important Battle in the Yukon

Bishop Gary Gordon reportedly let territorial government weaken Catholic school curriculum By Steve Weatherbe The Vancouver Island Christian News June 23, 2014 The Facts Pope Francis has selected Victoria (and all Vancouver Island)’s new bishop. He is Vancouver-born Gary Gordon, … Continue reading

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Victoria Christian Artist fined $2500 for blogging about clergy sexual abuse

Special to the Vancouver Island Christian News The Facts: VICTORIA – Likely the final legal reverberations from the Father Phil Jacobs sexual abuse case have probably occurred with the $2,500-fine meted out to Victoria Catholic artist and activist Gregory Hartnell … Continue reading

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