Pulpit and Politics

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Pulpit and Politics explores the complex relationship between faith and public life in Canada and elsewhere.

There is much research and writing in the US and other countries about this connection but far less attention has been devoted to it in Canada.

This blog intends to assist in filling an information gap.


Great Canadian Speeches


Great Canadian Speeches is a go-to site for people searching for this country’s speeches in their historical setting; for people who want to analyze Canadian speeches; and for those looking for hints about how to write better speeches themselves.

Canada has a rich tradition of oratory and this site views Canada from the podium.

Read and enjoy these speeches and the accompanying historical writing about them.