The username/email or password you entered is incorrect.
By ahnationtalk on July 27, 2017
By pmnationtalk on July 27, 2017
By pmnationtalk on July 26, 2017
You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.
Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.
Home » Newswire » Halifax church changing name due to namesake’s treatment of Indigenous people – CBC
by ahnationtalk on March 20, 201729 Views
Halifax founder Edward Cornwallis ‘oppressor of our First Nations brothers and sisters,’ pastor says
Mar 20, 2017
The Cornwallis Street Baptist Church will change its name because Halifax founder Edward Cornwallis was an “oppressor of our First Nations brothers and sisters,” pastor Rhonda Britton says.
“We don’t know what the name of the church is changing to,” she said Sunday. “We just know what’s it’s changing from.”
There have been campaigns throughout the province in recent years to remove Cornwallis’s name from public places in light of his treatment of Indigenous people.
Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/cornwallis-street-baptist-church-new-name-1.4032034
This article comes from NationTalk:
The permalink for this story is:
Comments are closed.