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Criss-Cross Theology (Part 3: Wenh-In Ng)

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People can view the same situation in very different ways. It all depends on our context: our unique experience and perspective determines how we understand our world. Context also affects how we interpret the Gospel, both as a church and as individuals. This year at Lent, Spirit Connection invites four Christians, from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Canada’s First Nations, to share how their personal stories and theologies have been shaped by their cultures. This series of four 30-minute interviews explores how theology in a modern context makes the Gospel a dynamic and living...

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Criss-Cross Theology (Part 4: Alf Dumont)

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People can view the same situation in very different ways. It all depends on our context: our unique experience and perspective determines how we understand our world. Context also affects how we interpret the Gospel, both as a church and as individuals. This year at Lent, Spirit Connection invites four Christians, from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Canada’s First Nations, to share how their personal stories and theologies have been shaped by their cultures. This series of four 30-minute interviews explores how theology in a modern context makes the Gospel a dynamic and living...

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Criss-Cross Theology (Part 1: Wesley Mabuza)

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People can view the same situation in very different ways. It all depends on our context: our unique experience and perspective determines how we understand our world. Context also affects how we interpret the Gospel, both as a church and as individuals. This year at Lent, Spirit Connection invites four Christians, from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Canada’s First Nations, to share how their personal stories and theologies have been shaped by their cultures. This series of four 30-minute interviews explores how theology in a modern context makes the Gospel a dynamic and living...

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HEAR OUR VOICES: FIRST NATIONS OF CANADA SPEAK

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This four-part series was commissioned by representatives from the All Native Circle Conference, British Columbia Native Ministries Council, and Native ministries of the United Church of Canada in southern Ontario. It explores the social, political, and cultural rights issues of First Nations for the education of non-Native members of the church so the Natives and non-Natives of Canada can walk together.

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ENDING OCCUPATION: VOICES FOR A JUST PEACE

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Ending Occupation: Voices for a Just PeaceThe Palestinian-Israeli conflict is one of the most sensitive, emotive, and tragic conflicts shaking the world today. In this video, local Christian and other religious leaders, and Palestinian and Israeli human rights activists outline the root causes of violence in the region and the opportunities for a just peace. This video is an invitation to all WCC member churches and ecumenical partners to join the ecumenical campaign to End the illegal occupation of Palestine: Support a just peace in the Middle East, launched by the WCC Central Committee in...

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RESPONDING TO WAR

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March 23, 2003: A visit to St. John’s United Church in Halifax where peace activists and military families share the pews, an interview with Maj. Laurelle Callaghan, a United Church chaplain who served in Afghanistan, and an interview with Dale Hildebrand on how people can continue to advocate peace in a time of war.

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ADVOCATING PEACE IN A TIME OF WAR (SPECIAL)

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February 2, 2003 – Special: Advocating Peace in a Time of War: Guests join Royal Orr to discuss the Untied Church’s theology and efforts to nurture a culture of peace.

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STUCK WITH THE TRUTH

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This video is produced by Canadian Friends of Sabeel for educational purposes. It is primarily for the benefit of faith groups seeking insight into the conflict in the Holy Land, with the hope that viewers will also be inspired to become active in striving for justice and peace.

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A family group of white Australians are having a Sunday afternoon barbecue, when they see a boatload of Australian aborigines arrive and raise the Black Australia flag. They approach the whites and ask “”What land is this?”” The whites reply “”Barbecue area””. This is a satirical look at white Australian society through the eyes of Aboriginal observers.

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STARTING OVER: REFUGEE VOICES

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This is a video resource for groups which are preparing to sponsor under the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program. It shares the insights and first-hand accounts of newcomers’ experiences in order to provoke discussion and to motivate reflecxtion on the role of the sponsorship group and the issues of private sponsorship.

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