Reverend Dr. Cheri DiNovo, C.M. is an ordained United Church minister who performed Canada’s first legalized same sex marriage. She is currently the minister at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre for Faith Justice and the Arts. Cheri is a Member of the Order of Canada, recognized for her contributions to provincial politics and for her lifelong advocacy of social justice. As the former Member of Provincial Parliament for Parkdale–High Park in Ontario, Cheri passed into law more pro-LGBTQ legislation than anyone in Canadian history. 

Join Cheri at Trinity-St. Paul’s United Church every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for online worship!

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More than one-third of long-term care homes in Ontario are currently experiencing a COVID outbreak. At Tendercare Living Centre in Scarborough, 73 residents have died, the worst-affected long-term care residence in Ontario. Seniors across the province are living in abysmal conditions. Staff are working without adequate PPE, and 2 have died in the past week. Why is this happening?

Ontario’s vaccine rollout is ramping up, but at our current rate it will take 6 years for 80% of adults in Ontario to get vaccinated. What’s going wrong, and what can be done to fix it?


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Dr. Nili Kaplan-Myrth [@nilikm], primary care physician and co-host of the podcast RxAdvocacy

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The Christian Left Conference 2020


Jesus, the True Communist

Rev. Dr. Cheri DiNovo, C.M. presents her paper “Jesus, the True Communist” at the Christian Left Conference 2020. 

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