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In a year of provincial and federal elections, an invitation to gather to explore and discuss what it means to carry your faith with you into the public square.

Speakers include Dr. Stephen Martin (The King's University) on "The Body of Christ and the Public Good," and Bishop Jane Alexander on "Questions A Person of Faith Might Ask A Political Candidate at The Door."

RSVP to the Synod Office: [email protected]

Presentation Schedule

  • 1:00-1:30: Introduction and opening Bible study on the "Politics of Jesus," the Rev. David Tiessen
  • 1:30-2:30: "The Body of Christ and the Public Good," Dr. Stephen Martin, Associate Professor of Theology, The King's University, Edmonton 
  • 3:00 - 3:30: GEA on practicing public good / political engagement, presenter TBD
  • 3:30-4:00: "What I Learned Throwing My Hat in the Ring," Ben Acquaye, St. Matthias, Edmonton
  • 4:00-5:00: "Questions a Person of Faith Might Ask a Political Candidate at the Door," Bishop Jane Alexander