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July 16, 2013
The Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (ELJC) of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS) has approved a $150,000 grant to Fonkozé USA, known for its support of micro-credit in Haiti and women’s small businesses.Based...
July 16, 2013
At its meeting in June, The Episcopal Church Executive Council adopted new proxy voting guidelines.Episcopal Church treasurer Kurt Barnes explained that the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS) Proxy Voting Policy is based on the Church...
July 2, 2013
At the invitation of Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will visit the General Synod July 3 and 4 in Ottawa.Additionally, this year’s General Synod will...
July 1, 2013
The Journal of the 77th General Convention of The Episcopal Church is now available for download at no cost here http://www.generalconvention.org/gc/gc2012.The print edition is available for pre-order through Church Publishing Inc. (CPI) here https...
June 28, 2013
In response to the United States Senate’s vote to pass S. 744, the Senate’s immigration reform legislation, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Presiding Bishop...
June 27, 2013
The leaders of The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada have issued a joint statement following 12 years of full communion. A Word to the...
June 26, 2013
Applications are now accepted for the 2014 Roanridge Trust Award Grants, awarded annually for creative models for leadership development, training and ministries in small towns and rural communities across the Episcopal Church.Dioceses,...
June 26, 2013
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement on today’s United States Supreme Court rulings on DOMA and Proposition 8.The Episcopal Church is presently engaged in a period of study and dialogue...
June 26, 2013
The Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, president of the House of Deputies of The Episcopal Church, issued this statement in response to the United States Supreme Court's rulings that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional and that same-sex...
June 25, 2013
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Missioner for Young Adult and Campus Ministry on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS).This position reflects the priorities of Episcopal Church General Convention...