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February 4, 2014
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has called for a Day of Prayer for South Sudan for February 16.Bishop Jefferts Schori is joined in this call by the Rev. Gradye Parsons, the Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian General...
February 3, 2014
Videos, discussion points and other resources are available for use in observing Black History Monday and Absalom Jones Day on February 13.Resources are available at no fee here: www.episcopalchurch.org/blackhistorymonthThe resources include videos...
February 3, 2014
The Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music (SCLM) has issued the following request for responses concerning Holy Women, Holy Men.At the last General Convention, the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music was directed to continue revising Holy...
January 31, 2014
As called for in General Convention Resolution 2006-D008, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has called upon Episcopalians to recognize the importance of theological education on February 2.GC 2006-D008 names the first Sunday in February of...
January 30, 2014
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement on LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) rights: The Episcopal Church has been clear about our expectation that every member of the LGBT community...
January 29, 2014
The Office of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has notified the Diocese of Fond du Lac that Bishop-Elect Matthew Alan Gunter has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process.As outlined under...
January 29, 2014
For the Episcopal Church Office of Communication, 2013 was a remarkable year.“The year 2013 showed continued dramatic growth in audiences for all of our digital publications, our website and our social media outlets,” noted Anne Rudig,...
January 28, 2014
Applications are now being accepted for the Part-Time Ecumenical and Interreligious Associate on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS).This position reflects the priorities of Episcopal Church General Convention 2012 and...
January 21, 2014
In a creative step to maximize resources of mission, The Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church of Canada will cooperate in their efforts to foster missional relationships in Africa.The Rev. Canon Dr. Isaac Kawuki Mukasa of the Diocese of Toronto...
January 21, 2014
The co-chairs of The Episcopal Church Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop (JNCPB) have issued an update on the group’s work and progress.The JNCPB Committee continues to meet in sub-groups as we focus on the...