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September 22, 2010

Bishop Nathan Baxter of Central Pennsylvania has been appointed to serve as honorary board chair for the Union of Black Episcopalians for a three-year term. The appointment was made possible by an amendment to UBE's bylaws that...

November 5, 2008

Twenty-six-year-old Jesse Zink considers himself a missionary; just not a traditional one. "I have no interest in thumping the Bible over any poor people's heads in the middle of nowhere," he said during a recent visit to...

October 23, 2008

Thirty-two leaders in the field of church planting, development and evangelism in the Episcopal Church assembled at the Intercontinental New Orleans Hotel to create and develop a network that listens to what is happening both in the world...

October 22, 2008

Bishop Michael B. Curry of the Diocese of North Carolina told those gathered October 21 at the Intercontinental New Orleans Hotel to "go to the mountain to encounter God's word" as they face changes in social and cultural...

October 20, 2008

The opportunity to discuss and identify the challenges which prevent black and multicultural congregations from thriving drew more than 200 participants -- from the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, the Caribbean and Latin America -- to...

October 3, 2008

Expressing "profound regret that the Episcopal Church lent the institution of slavery its support and justification based on Scripture," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori issued a public apology October 4 for the church's...

October 3, 2008

Editors note: This is a condensed version of a complete story that will run tomorrow after the service. Hundreds of Episcopalians journeyed to St. Thomas African Episcopal Church in Philadelphia on October 3 to participate in the first of...

September 26, 2008

Hundreds filled the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City on September 25 where Church of England Archbishop of York John Sentamu said that "God is calling us to be part of transforming the world."   Sentamu...

September 23, 2008

The Episcopal Church has announced it is beginning a search for a director of communication. The position is located at the Episcopal Church Center in New York City.   According to the description posted on the church's website...

September 3, 2008

A swirl of dancing figures, coupled with the words 'I in you and you in me', was selected as the winning entry in a contest to select a logo for the 2009 General Convention theme of ubuntu. "I feel humbled, honored and excited about...

August 6, 2008

A two-day solemn observance has been planned for October 3-4 at the historic African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where the Episcopal Church will take a monumental step and publicly apologize for its...

July 19, 2008

The development of a strategic plan that will help congregations prepare for their role in God's mission in the world will be the focus of Black Ministries 8th Triennial Conference, set for October 19-23 at the Intercontinental New...

July 10, 2008

This year's conference and meeting of the Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE) found the youth participants not only engaged in strengthening their faith, but in being of service to others. More than 40 youth, aged 13-21, gathered June...

July 8, 2008

Celebrating four decades of accomplishments and setting new goals for the future, the Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE) drew hundreds of participants for its 40th anniversary conference June 29 - July 3 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry...

July 6, 2008

After two decades of what can only be described as a life of service, Steven Frank Bailey retires July 7 from the Episcopal Church Center in New York City. "It has been enlightening, educational, and a privilege to work here," he said...

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