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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...
August 8, 2013
The Office of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has notified the Diocese of New Jersey that Bishop-Elect William ‘Chip’ H. Stokes has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process....
August 6, 2013
The Governance of The Episcopal Church: The following information is another in an ongoing series discussing the governance of The Episcopal Church.General Convention 2015 is two years away, but Executive Council’s 2016-2018 triennium budget...
August 5, 2013
The grant application process for the fund that coordinates two innovative Episcopal Church initiatives, the Mission Enterprise Zones and New Church Starts, is now open. The online application can be accessed here.The Five Marks of Mission triennial...
August 5, 2013
The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage has issued the following report:At the 77th General Convention of the Episcopal Church in 2012, Resolution A050 called for a Task Force on the Study of Marriage to be appointed by the...