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The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada is Canada’s largest Lutheran denomination with 182,077 baptized members in 624 congregations. It is a member of the Lutheran World Federation, the Canadian Council of Churches, and the World Council of Churches.

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From the Office of the Bishop


Winnipeg, September 6, 2002, (ELCIC) -- The National Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) Raymond Schultz suffered a heart attack on Monday, August 26, 2002. He was released from hospital today.

Tests revealed that no surgery or intervention was required and that, with medication, he will be fine. His doctor has approved a gradual easing back into his duties. He will begin to resume his duties on Monday.

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