Katharine Jefferts Schori

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 09:58

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following: The Episcopal Church has come a long way in the last 10 years.  We are no longer consumed by internal conflict over various social issues.  We are clearer about...

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 16:40

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued this statement on the current worldwide refugee crisis:   The children of Abraham have ever been reminded to care for the widow and orphan and the sojourner in their midst, who...

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 12:52

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have issued a letter calling on Episcopal congregations to participate in “Confession, Repentance, and Commitment to End Racism Sunday” on...

Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 14:38

“Talitha, cum.  Get up, girl – and boy, and woman, and man – get up and dance!” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori told the gathering in her June 28 sermon to the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church. The following is the text of...

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 13:26

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued this statement following today’s Supreme Court ruling: Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude.  It does not insist on its own way; it...

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 15:35

“Follow Jesus into the neighborhoods,” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said in her sermon at the opening Eucharist to the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church on June 25. “Travel light.” Watch the Eucharist on the Media Hub...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 12:17

“This body is meant to be sacrament of God, an outward demonstration of the life and hope within us.” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said in her opening remarks to the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church on June 24.  Watch...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 15:55

“The world too often wants to close its borders, board up its front doors, and drown out the cries of the hungry and unsheltered,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori states in her 2015 World Refugee Day message. “We are our...

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 10:35

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Katharine Jefferts Schori has been invited by the Dean of Westminster, the Very Rev. Dr. John Hall, to participate in a panel discussion and preach at London’s historic Westminster Abbey on June 13 and...

Friday, July 17, 2009 - 01:00

We"ve heard lots of words these last 11 days. We"ve used those words to make policy, to claim our missionary heartbeat, to bind ourselves in solidarity with the least, the lost, and the left out. Some of us have even had to eat our words –...

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