Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

The 27th Presiding Bishop and Primate of The Episcopal Church

Michael Curry

Gathering on Sacred Ground

April 29, 2021

Gathering on Sacred Ground with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry Presiding Bishop Michael Curry invited participants and facilitators who’ve been part of the Sacred Ground race dialogue film series to convene as a community! This gathering included learnings and success stories from participants, words of encouragement from the Presiding Bishop, and exciting announcements about how we […]

Further Partial Restriction on the Ministry of The Rt. Rev. J. Jon Bruno, Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles

August 9, 2017

On June 28, 2017, I issued a Partial Restriction on the Ministry of the Rt. Rev. J. Jon Bruno, Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles, arising out of actions by Bishop Bruno that in my view may threaten the good order and welfare of the Church. As explained in that order, I had learned […]

I am compelled to oppose these actions and to affirm the moral principle of equal rights for all persons, including the LGBTQ communities.

July 29, 2017

In light of President Trump‘s tweet banning transgender individuals from serving in the military and the Department of Justice’s argument that employers can legally discriminate against people on the basis of sexual orientation, I am compelled to oppose these actions and to affirm the moral principle of equal rights for all persons, including the LGBTQ […]

Partial Restriction on the Ministry of a Bishop

June 30, 2017

In recent days, I have learned of actions that, in my view, may threaten the good order and welfare of the Church.  I have learned that, earlier this year, the Rt. Rev. Jon Bruno, Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles, entered into a contract for sale of property (the “St. James property”) that is […]

The President’s action and the Paris Climate Accord

June 2, 2017

With the announcement by President Donald Trump of his decision to withdraw the commitment made by the United States to the Paris Climate Accord, I am reminded of the words of the old spiritual which speaks of God and God’s creation in these words, “He’s got the whole world in his hands.” The whole world […]

Sermon on the Occasion of the Liturgical Signing of Covenant of Reconciliation

May 24, 2017

The Episcopal Diocese of Haiti Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry Tuesday, May 23   “Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on […]

For Such a Time as This: A Call to Prayer, Fasting, and Advocacy

May 18, 2017

We are coming together as leaders of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and the Episcopal Church to oppose deep cuts to programs that are vital to hungry people struggling with poverty. We make this call in anticipation of the May 21 Global Day of Prayer to End Famine. We highlight the importance of […]

Covenant agreement for the Diocese of Haiti

April 24, 2017

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, During this holy season commemorating the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ it is with genuine thankfulness that I am able to share the following good news with you.  The Bishop of Haiti, the Bishop Suffragan of Haiti the Standing Committee of the Diocese of Haiti and I as your […]

Easter 2017 Message

April 1, 2017

Support for the Good Friday Offering

February 10, 2017

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, You see a letter like this every year from your presiding bishop with a request to support the Good Friday Offering. Why? Because we walk the walk of Christ when we walk in solidarity with the Christians of the Middle East, who keep the faith in the very land […]

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