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warcryThe Canadian War Cry was first published on November 1, 1884. Since that date The War Cry has gone through many changes in format, size and design culminating in the current magazine format and name change to the Salvationist. With the exception of just a few issues,  copies of all the War Crys published in Canada are in the archives.

The Archives is pleased to offer on line 105 years of the Canadian War Cry in PDF format beginning with the first eight editions of the War Cry which was first published on November 1, 1884. Issues for the complete years  1885 to 1979 (with the exception of several issues which are missing from the Archive’s collection)are now available. The years 1940 – 1943 covering the War years make for very interesting reading as these issues document The Salvation Army Red Shield services to the troops.

Also on line are the 2008,  2009 and 2010 issues of THE SALVATIONIST which are word searchable. Gradually the remaining  editions of  The War Cry and The Salvationist will be added, as time permits. Enjoy the read!

Most issues are word searchable. However, a number of issues have been scanned from our micro-films and although readable and downloadable are not at this time word searchable.

The archived War Crys /Salvationist can be searched by going to the ALL FIELDS SEARCH BOX and typing a word i.e. Brown in the  field box or going to the DATE PUBLISHED BOX  and typing in a date i.e.  1884. To access these search boxes you need to :

salvationist

CLICK here to access the SEARCH SCREENS

Note that unless stated all content is copyright of The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda Territory and may not be reproduced without permission.

Permission to reproduce text can most often be easily obtained by contacting the Director of  the Salvation Army Archives

The Whole World Redeeming

The Whole World Redeeming

Six delegates share how the Boundless international congress changed them.

Returning Home

Returning Home

What would it take to bring Roma Whittle back to God?

Opinion & Critical Thought

The Naked Truth

The Naked Truth

Four lessons from the Ashley Madison scandal.

How to Save a Life

How to Save a Life

The approval of RU-486 makes abortion easy and private. What’s the best way for the church to respond?

Territorial News

Salvation Army Joins Syrian Refugee Project

Grassroots organization aims to help thousands of refugees.

Army Aids Thousands After Saskatchewan Wildfires

Army Aids Thousands After Saskatchewan Wildfires

Reception centres and thrift stores offer food and clothing to evacuees.

International News

General Cox Visits Puerto Rico

General Cox Visits Puerto Rico

The General enrolls new Salvation Army members, encourages officers during historic visit.

Hurricane Katrina Ten Years Later

Hurricane Katrina Ten Years Later

The Salvation Army continues to serve the USA Gulf Coast.

Faith & Friends

A Perfect Fit

A Perfect Fit

A Salvation Army church in British Columbia gave Coral and her son a new home.

Wheeled Miracle

Wheeled Miracle

How could I find a wheelchair for my client on such short notice?