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April 19, 2008

National and local leaders of the Episcopal Church were among the invited guests at an ecumenical prayer service on April 18 with Pope Benedict XVI at Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church on New York's Upper East Side. The parish,...

April 13, 2008

To get to St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in Bellevue from downtown Seattle, you take one of Washington State's three new Green Highways designated to integrate transportation functionality and ecological sustainability. It's an apt...

December 3, 2007

Expressing concern for his health and "evident sense of isolation," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori urged Bishop John-David M. Schofield of the Diocese of San Joaquin to "reconsider and draw back" from...

November 29, 2007

An interim report issued by the House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church says the Episcopal Church needs "a plan for action" to address concerns related to its identity, mission and organization. "Who are we?...

November 28, 2007

The chairs of two Executive Council standing committees have responded to a pair of open letters written last summer by a group of retired bishops, demanding a "public report" of the cost of litigation over breakaway groups attempting to...

November 16, 2007

The 25th annual convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth November 17 gave the first of two approvals needed to amend its constitution and remove accession to the Constitution and Canons of General Convention, as well as several...

November 12, 2007

In a letter dated November 12, Fort Worth Bishop Jack Leo Iker declared, "I have abandoned nothing, and I have violated no canons," in response to a warning earlier this month from Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori of...

November 11, 2007

The low moan of a Hawaiian conch shell and the solemn beat of a rawhide drum preceded Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori into the opening Eucharist of the New Jamestown Covenant Summit at Historic Jamestown in Virginia on November...

November 7, 2007

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has made public another letter of warning sent to a bishop actively seeking to withdraw his diocese from the Episcopal Church. The letter to Bishop Jack Leo Iker of the Diocese of Fort Worth...

October 31, 2007

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori is making public a letter of warning that is being sent to a bishop who is actively seeking to withdraw his diocese from the Episcopal Church, and has stated that letters to other bishops will...

October 23, 2007

A pastoral letter from Bishop John Howe of Central Florida, quoting personal correspondence from the Archbishop of Canterbury, was to be read in diocesan churches on Sunday, October 21.   The letter concerned an agreement between...

October 11, 2007

A group of twenty Native and non-Native American clergy and laity met for three days at the Cathedral College on the campus of Washington National Cathedral for the third annual Native Clergy and Lay Leadership Conference, October 8-10,...

August 1, 2007

Delegates to the Annual Council of the dissident Network of Anglican Communion Dioceses and Parishes (NACDP) -- also known as the Anglican Communion Network (ACN) -- have resolved "unconditional commitment" to the Anglican...

July 31, 2007

Evidence of financial misconduct by the Rev. Don Armstrong, former rector of Grace and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Colorado Springs, was presented to the Ecclesiastical Court of the Diocese of Colorado on July 31. The three-hour...

July 20, 2007

From July 10-13, some 50 Native elders and indigenous theologians gathered to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Native theologian Vine Deloria, Jr.'s most challenging work, God is Red, at the God Is Still Red Symposium, held at the...

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