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.

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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

Editorial Board

                                  Sandra Beardsall picture Rob Fennell Oct 2011 Hogman Michelle
Sandra Beardsall is Professor of Church History and Ecumenics at St. Andrew’s College (Saskatoon, SK) and Profile Editor for Touchstone. 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. Michelle Hogman serves with Emmanuel United Church in Hamilton, ON, and is Subscription Manager for Touchstone.
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Adam Kilner is Minister of Dunlop United Church in Sarnia, ON. Aaron Miller is Congregational Minister with University Hill Congregation in Vancouver. Michelle Robinson serves with Westminster United Church in Whitby, ON.
Lorraine Diaz is Minister of Congregational Life & Development with Timothy Eaton Memorial Church in Toronto Peter Wyatt is Associate Professor of Theology emeritus of Emmanuel College (Toronto, ON).
Photo credit:
Victoria University/Peg McCarthy.
Paul Scott Wilson recently retired as Professor of Homiletics at Emmanuel College (Toronto).

Senior Board Members

Terry Anderson

Marion Best

Marguerite van Die

Mac Watts, founding editor

Margaret McPherson

Harold Wells