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September 9, 2013
The Episcopal Church Joint Nominating Committee for the Presiding Bishop (JNCPB) has issued a survey and is inviting responses from all Episcopalians.“In the summer of 2015, the Church will again assume the responsibility for electing the next...
September 9, 2013
The Office of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has notified the Diocese of Western Michigan that Bishop-Elect Whayne Hougland has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process.As outlined...
September 6, 2013
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has released the following statement about the United Thank Offering. The resignations of several members of the United Thank Offering Board in the past few days deeply distress me....
August 26, 2013
Bishops of The Episcopal Church will gather for the House of Bishops fall meeting September 19-24 at the Nashville Airport Marriott, Nashville TN.The theme of the gathering will be Transforming Loss into New Possibilities. The meeting will...
August 15, 2013
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement on the election of a Presiding Bishop by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).I give thanks for the faithful ministry of Mark Hanson as...
August 15, 2013
 Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced the appointment of the Rev. Canon Mark Stevenson as Domestic Poverty Missioner on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS).In this...
August 15, 2013
In the next four months – September 1 to December 31 - the Episcopal Church will witness the consecrations of three bishops, the elections of three bishops, and the canonical consent process underway for two bishops-elect.ConsecrationsThree...
August 13, 2013
The deadline for applications for the 2014 Roanridge Trust Award Grants is nearing – September 1.Roanridge Trust Award Grants are awarded annually for creative models for leadership development, training and ministries in small towns and rural...
August 12, 2013
The Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (ELJC) of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS) has approved three investments in community development financial intermediaries, totaling $1.5 million.ELJC approved $500,000 loans to...
August 8, 2013
Applications are being accepted for a provincial delegate to represent The Episcopal Church at the 58th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City, March 10 - 21, 2014.The 2014 priority theme of UNCSW is...