Diocese of Venezuela

Diocese of Venezuela

Articles

May 18, 2018

By: The Office of Government Relations

The Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations expresses its concern regarding the political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela.  The country’s political and economic situation has created a humanitarian crisis which has forced many Venezuelans to find refuge in other Latin American...

June 2, 2016

[Episcopal News Service] Priests in the Diocese of Venezuela are getting on with everyday pastoral work in the middle of the political chaos, the violence and food shortages which have beset their country. (Leer el articulo complete en Espanol)

At the moment, life is not routine in...

May 13, 2013

All Saints Church, Steenrijk, Curaçao [Diocese of Venezuela] 12 May 2013

The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori Presiding Bishop and Primate The Episcopal Church

The beauty of this place is legendary.  It is beautiful – and fragile, for its beauty depends on...

July 24, 2011

The Diocese of Venezuela jubilantly welcomed in recent days -- July 15-17, 2011 -- the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, and Province IX official, the Rt. Rev. Wilfrido Ramos-Orench. It is the first visit of a presiding bishop to the Venezuelan...

July 24, 2011

Desde la visita del Obispo Presidente Rvdmo. John Maury Allin, en los años 80’s, cuando aún la diócesis venezolana era extra-provincial en ECUSA, la Diócesis de Venezuela recibió en estos días, llena de júbilo, durante los días 15 al 17 de julio de 2011, a la Obispa Primada de la Iglesia...

June 19, 2008

According to Venezuela Bishop Orlando Guerrero, political context has not affected church growth in his diocese.

The Diocese of Venezuela, which includes Curaçao - Netherlands Antilles, is in Province IX. It was admitted as a full member of the Episcopal Church at the 74th General...

August 6, 2003

The House of Bishops unanimously approved resolution A142 Wednesday, which recommends the admission of the Anglican Diocese of Venezuela in Province IX of the Episcopal Church.

Bishops of several dioceses, led by William Smalley of Kansas and Barry Howe of West Missouri, voiced their...

August 5, 2003

With a unanimous voice vote, deputies admitted the Diocese of Venezuela into the Episcopal Church Tuesday morning (A142).

Because the diocese still must take several steps to fulfill the requirements of full membership, including conforming its constitution and canons with the...