Test of faith

Mainline Protestant churches across downtown Hamilton are in trouble. Declining congregations and revenue have put them in a fight for survival that could permanently alter the…

Helping churches on the EDGE

Unique United Church program pulls congregations back from the brink By Teri Pecoskie United Church officials predict hundreds of congregations across the country will be forced…

Faith will persevere

The Spectator invited local religious leaders to submit short essays on the future of their institutions. Here is an excerpt of the letter penned by Christina…

NASTY BUSINESS: Key Players

  Paul K. Bates Position: Dean, Michael G. DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University Salary: $235,000 as dean in 2009. $225,921.80 in 2012 as special advisor…

NASTY BUSINESS: Documents

  The battle at DeGroote is covered by more than 15,000 pages of records, including emails, letters, complaints and reports. A number of the records summarize…