About Touchstone

The purpose of Touchstone to bring The United Church of Canada’s heritage of theology and faith to bear on its own present life and witness, and to engage the issues of our day in the light of the biblical message and the Christian tradition.

Touchstone is published in February, June, and October each year.

Touchstone: Heritage and Theology in a New Age Inc. is a registered charity under the Income Tax Act of Canada. All donations of $10.00 above subscription price will be receipted for income tax purposes.

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Touchstone is indexed with abstracts in Religion Index One: Periodicals, ATLA, Chicago, which is available on-line through BRS (Latham, N.Y.) and DIALOG (Palo Alto, California)
ISSN 0827-3200

Paul Miller is the editor of Touchstone and comes with a wealth of experience as a public theologian and academic.Robert Fennell is Associate Professor of Historical and Systematic Theology at Atlantic School of Theology (Halifax, NS) and Chair of the Editorial Board of Touchstone.Sandra Beardsall recently retired as Professor of Church History and Ecumenics from St. Andrew’s College (Saskatoon, SK) and is the Profile Editor for Touchstone.Michelle Hogman recently retired from Emmanuel United Church in Hamilton, ON, and is the Subscription Manager for Touchstone.Lorraine Diaz is Minister of Congregational Life & Development with Timothy Eaton Memorial Church in Toronto, ON, and is the Book Review Editor for Touchstone.
Aaron Miller is Congregational Minister with University Hill Congregation in Vancouver, BC.Michelle Robinson serves with Westminster United Church in Whitby, ON.Peter Wyatt is Associate Professor of Theology emeritus of Emmanuel College (Toronto, ON).
Photo credit:
Victoria University/Peg McCarthy.
Adam Kilner is Minister of Dunlop Central United Church in Sarnia, ON.