Michael Jackson was ordained deacon on Trinity Sunday 1977 and is the longest-serving deacon in the Anglican Church of Canada. He has served at St. Paul’s Cathedral since ordination and was made a canon of the Diocese of Qu’Appelle in 2013. He is author of a number of studies of the diaconate; two of these are available on the Diocese of Qu’Appelle website. Canon Jackson is co-chair of the Anglican-Roman Catholic Covenant Implementation Committee (ARCCIC) of the Diocese of Qu’Appelle and the Archdiocese of Regina.