Anglican Award of Merit presented to ACC’s ACC member
by Gavin Drake
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
The primate of the Anglican Church of Canada has presented the province’s Anglican Award of Merit to Anglican Consultative Council member Suzanne Lawson. The Anglican Award of Merit is the highest honour given to lay people by the Church of Canada. Suzanne Lawson was one of five recipients of this award in 2016. The others were Jennifer Henry, an ecumenical social justice advocate; Trevor Powell, a church archivist; David Stovel, a portfolio manager and trustee for a number of church benefit plans; and Peter Whitmore, a judge and former chancellor of the diocese of Qu’Appelle.