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A Special Christmas Greeting from Rupen Das

Dear Friend, As we enter the Advent season, we are reminded that we are in a season of expectant waiting. Listen to this story of Simeon and the message at the end of the story and you will find that in our waiting God is present. In fact, He is with us as he promised…
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My Bible: the Most Worn Out Book in my Collection!

Here’s my little “holy history” about my relationship with a book which has changed my life. As a child, I would leaf through the pages of books with Gospel pictures. This really touched my young heart. At confirmation, I was given a picture Bible showing Bible scenes and stories about events experienced by the Jewish…
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Former CBS Executive Director Wallis Arthur Sherwin passes away

TORONTO, March 26, 2018 – Former Executive Director of the Canadian Bible Society, Wallis (Wally) Arthur Sherwin, passed away peacefully at his home on March 18, 2018. Wally grew up in Edmonton, Alberta where he attended high school at Camrose Lutheran College. Following high school, he spent a year at Foothills College in Mountain View, California,…
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God’s Word Impacts Proclamation Participants

Proclamation is the reading of God’s Word aloud in public and in its entirety from beginning to end, traditionally over a 10-day period. Reading schedules, integrating Old Testament readings with Psalms and Proverbs and New Testament readings, have been developed. This event is usually concluded with a Festival of Praise where participating churches come together for…
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Canadian Bible Society announces Canada’s first Inuit Bible Translation Conference

January 23, 2017 — Toronto, ON Canada’s national Truth and Reconciliation movement has allowed fresh winds to blow through the dark history of colonization, broken treaties, and residential schools that have so devastated Canada’s indigenous populations. These resilient peoples – First Nations, Metis, and Inuit – are facing formidable obstacles in terms of preserving and revitalizing their…
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Canadian Bible Society partners with International Student Ministries Canada to distribute Scriptures

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 TORONTO – (Canadian Christian News Service) – As summer fades into fall in Canada, and students once again fill classrooms from coast-to-coast, the Canadian Bible Society (CBS) is reaching out to equip some of them with God’s Word. In partnership with International Student Ministries Canada—a Christian charitable organization whose vision is to…
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Canadian Bible Society Distributes Special Bibles to Canadian Children and Youth at Christian Camps This Summer

Wednesday August 3, 2016 TORONTO – (Canadian Christian News Service) –This summer, thousands of Canadian children and youth will attend summer camps from coast to coast. Many of them will receive a free copy of the Adventure for Life Bible, designed especially for them. Each summer, the Canadian Bible Society (CBS) extends its engagement with Canadian children…
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