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Lilian Forsyth Scholarship for Church Music

2018 Lilian Forsyth Scholarship for Church Music Deadline has been extended to May 15, 2018. Applications for the 2018 Lilian Forsyth Scholarship will be accepted until May 15, 2018. Please use the application form... Read More

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Student Internship at Knox Church

Knox is thrilled to introduce a Student Internship Program! At the most recent meeting of Session (our Elders' Leadership Board), a recommendation was endorsed to fund a Student Internship Program for the 2018-19... Read More

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Abraham's Children

An even larger number of people attended the third session of Windows on World Religions on March 8th. Judaism, they learned, is the oldest of the Abrahamic religions - Islam and Christianity are the other two. The... Read More

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Can Christians be Buddhists?

This is one of the questions raised at the second Thursday evening session of Windows Onto World Religions. The series, led by Dr. Cheryl Gaver, is intended to make us more aware of the religions and cultures of... Read More

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Learning about Hindu religion

The first workshop in the series Windows onto World Religions attracted members of knox church as well as members of the local community. Dr. Cheryl Gaver gave a succinct explanation of a very complex religion.... Read More

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Letter of Repentance to LGBTQI Community

The Rev. Peter Bush, Moderator of the 2017 General Assembly recently published a Letter of Repentance for the church's failure to be a safe and welcoming space for members of the LGBQTI community. In the letter,... Read More

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Open Learning about World Religions

Most of us know only the religions we learned as we grew up - and perhaps only incompletely. Sitting in the heart of Ottawa, a cosmopolitan city whose members follow many religions - or none at all - Knox is a part... Read More

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Remembering Together

Forty to fifty people of many faiths came together in Geneva Hall at Knox on January 28th to remember those killed and wounded while at prayers in a mosque in Quebec City, just a year before. On the first Friday... Read More

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Robbie Burns Dinner a Success

On January 25th, the actual the birthday of the Scottish Bard, some 80 people joined to celebrate at Knox. The traditional toasts - to the immortal memory, to the lassies, and in centre place, to THE HAGGIS, were... Read More

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Music for the Centretown Emergency Food Centre

On December 10th the sanctuary of Knox was filled with music. Nearly 200 people sang favourite Christmas carols, led by the Manotick Brass, the Knox Choir, and the wonderful organ of Knox. The joy spread outside -... Read More