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September 18, 2013
Applications are currently being accepted for the Constable Fund Grants for the 2013-2014 cycle. The Constable Fund provides grants to fund mission initiatives that were not provided for within the budget of the Episcopal Church General...
September 18, 2013
The Episcopal Church Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop (JNCPB) announces a change in leadership with the resignation of Bishop Tom Shaw as co-chair and the election of Bishop Ed Konieczny to that post.Recently JNCPB...
September 13, 2013
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement on the situation in Syria. The situation in Syria continues to evolve.  The death and violence that have been wrought on the Syrian people are a...
September 12, 2013
The Executive Council of The Episcopal Church will meet October 15-17 in Chicago, IL, at the Churchwide Offices of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Media representatives wishing to attend the meeting should contact Neva Rae Fox,...
September 11, 2013
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has announced the distinguished expert panelists for the November 15 live forum Fifty Years Later: The State of Racism in America.The Episcopal Church will host and produce the 90 minute...
September 10, 2013
The September 28 deadline is nearing for grant applications for the fund that coordinates two innovative Episcopal Church initiatives: the Mission Enterprise Zones and New Church Starts.The Five Marks of Mission triennial budget, approved by General...
September 10, 2013
The Governance of The Episcopal Church: The following information is another in an ongoing series discussing the governance of The Episcopal Church.The Executive Council Budget Subcommittee has issued its report on the results of the survey on the...
September 9, 2013
Input is requested from members of The Episcopal Church for a questionnaire that will form the foundation of the church’s presence and participation at the 2014 United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) meeting, March 10-21,...
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...