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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...
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...