In Chains for Christ and Creation (Philippians 1)

An Anglican priest and her parishioner are among more than 200 anti-pipeline activists arrested in Burnaby this year, but on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, they became the first found guilty of civil contempt of court in the ongoing Trans Mountain pipeline saga.

On May 25, Laurel Dykstra and Lini Hutchings chained themselves to a tree on the property of Trans Mountain’s Burnaby Mountain tank farm with bicycle U-locks around their necks. Dykstra said they did so as an act of prayer and to protest the pipeline company’s clearing of trees on the southwest corner of its property. Read more.

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