As we continue our journey of truth-telling, healing and reconciliation with the first peoples of Canada, land acknowledgements have become a common practice to show respect. Read an informative Anglican Journal article on this subject here.
As participators in the residential school system, do we as Anglicans even know where residential schools were located across the country? Was there one near where you live? CBC has produced a very informative interactive map to allow users to discover if they live near the former location of a residential school and some of the history of that school. The map can be found here. Let's all be informed.