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February 26, 2013
Following a decision by the Joint Standing Committee on Planning and Arrangements, the General Convention Office (GCO) has announced the dates for the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church in 2015: Thursday, June 25 to Friday, July 3....
February 26, 2013
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori announced that the popular Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) will be held July 9-13, 2014 in the Philadelphia area in partnership with the Diocese of Pennsylvania.The announcement was made February 26 to...
February 25, 2013
Space is still available for Human Trafficking: A Churchwide Conversation, hosted by Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori on Wednesday, March 6 to explore the church’s work in Human Trafficking.The hour-long Human...
February 25, 2013
Deacon Jenny Vervynck of the Diocese of San Diego has been named the Province 8 clergy representative on the Episcopal Church Executive Council.The announcement was made during the opening session of the Executive Council meeting on February 25 at...
February 21, 2013
The Office of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has notified the Diocese of Eau Claire that Bishop-Elect William Jay Lambert has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process.As outlined under...
February 21, 2013
At the invitation of Bishop Gregory Brewer, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will visit the Diocese of Central Florida March 3 – 5.“I am eager to visit the people of Central Florida, to learn more about their...
February 20, 2013
Women and men from the Episcopal Church and throughout the Anglican Communion will gather for the 57th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City March 4 to March 15.The 2013 theme of UNCSW is the...
February 19, 2013
At the invitation of Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Katharine Jefferts Schori will attend the enthronement celebration on March 21 at Canterbury Cathedral.“I look forward to joining with...
February 19, 2013
The Episcopal Church Office of Black Ministries has issued a free Lenten Study Resource designed to invite all ages to participate in the reflective nature of Lent.The Lenten Study Resource, “Fill Me, Use Me…for the Work of Ministry...
February 18, 2013
The Episcopal Church Task Force for Church Structural Reform has issued a statement following the group’s inaugural meeting February 14 – 16.The following is the statement in English, Spanish and French. At the 77th General...