Burton to Lead Council of North
Bishop Anthony Burton of Saskatchewan has been elected chair of the Council of the North, succeeding Archbishop John Clarke, who ends his three-year term in June.
In an e-mail to the Anglican Journal, Bishop Burton said his first order of business would be "to follow through on some of the work that is already underway." This includes reviewing the criteria by which the national support grant of more than $2 million a year is divided among member dioceses "to take into account changes in circumstances and patterns of ministry," he said. The Council of the North - a grouping of financially-supported dioceses - includes the Arctic, Athabasca, Brandon, Caledonia, …
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Publication information: Article title: Burton to Lead Council of North. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Anglican Journal. Volume: 130. Issue: 4 Publication date: April 2004. Page number: 12. © Anglican Church of Canada Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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