Update from Canada

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Greetings from Canada. I am sorry it is a while since the last update was sent but we have just been so busy whilst in the US and Canada. In the US Paul and I were in New York and New Jersey before going to Nashville, Tennessee for just over a week. We spoke at countless numbers of Churches and Universities. The programme was organised by FRRME America thus was overseen by General Greer who did a truly outstanding job.

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Our time in Canada is equally as busy working with Government and Churches as well as a large number of television interviews. The constant discussion is not just Iraq but the whole of the Middle East at the present time. All who we have encountered have been very supportive and what is clear is that we have a very important message to share. That G-d has called us to work for peace in one of the most dangerous areas in the world to take risks for the sake of the Prince of Peace. All the time He and his Glory are there with us.

Lina and Rimox

Lina and Rimox

This trip has been particularly blessed by having Lina and Rimox with me and we simply would not be able to do this work without them.

Grace, Peace and Blessings,

Canon Andrew White - the Vicar of Baghdad
Andrew

Robert Fisk: Under siege but vicar of Baghdad is still spreading the word

Andrew White got his blue Iraqi badge on Wednesday – the pass that allows him to move around Baghdad. The Anglican Chaplain to Iraq supported the US invasion – he still thinks Saddam shipped his weapons of mass destruction off to Syria before the Anglo-American armies arrived – and as someone who used an American pass to get about, the end of the occupation must have contained a special irony. “From the day the Americans left, their passes didn’t work any more. I couldn’t do anything. But now I’ve got the new Iraqi badge. It’s fine.

Read the full article by Robert Fisk in the Independent (7 April 2012)

Keeping the Faith

Article on www.majalla.com January 2012

Article by Amy Assad in ‘The Majallah’ magazine.

Canon Andrew discusses his unique role as leader of a Baghdad parish.

Read the full article

Canon Andrew on 100 Huntley Street – Part 1

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