Lynette Wilson

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Lynette Wilson is an editor/reporter for Episcopal News Service. ENS.

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March 4, 2012

Children attending St. Mark's Church's daycare in Macau. ENS Photo/Lynette Wilson [Episcopal News Service] Throughout its history, the Anglican Church in Hong Kong has been engaged in serving its communities through social services...

February 26, 2012

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori greets parishioners outside St. John’s Cathedral in Hong Kong following the Feb. 26 first Sunday of Lent service. ENS Photo/Lynette Wilson [Episcopal News Service – Hong Kong] A video...

February 21, 2012

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori imposing ashes on the Rev. Peter Koon, provincial secretary general of the Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui (Anglican Church in Hong Kong) following a devotion that took place Feb. 22 at the Shanghai...

December 14, 2011

[Episcopal News Service] A sliver of property owned by Trinity Episcopal Church, Wall Street, located at Canal Street and Sixth Avenue adjacent to Duarte Square in lower Manhattan has become the focal point of Occupy Wall Street as the...

November 18, 2011

The Rev. Maria Isabel Santiviago, an Episcopal priest in the Diocese of New York and vicar of St. Ann's Church for the Deaf, joined Nov. 17 with members of Occupy Faith NYC, an interfaith coalition formed in the wake of the Occupy Wall...

November 17, 2011

Thousands of Occupy Wall Street protesters and supporters, including an interfaith contingent, converged on lower Manhattan Nov. 17 for a Day of Action, marking the two-month anniversary of the birth of the worldwide nonviolent protest...

October 18, 2011

Editor's note: A Portuguese translation of this article follows the English version and a Spanish translation is available here. Click here for an image gallery. Araides Duarte da Luz grew up in a migrant-worker family, living wherever...

October 16, 2011

In late 2007 the Rev. Zach Drennen, at the time working as a teacher and chaplain at a school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, decided to take a three-month, self-funded sabbatical. But rather than hike the Appalachian Trail or climb Mount...

October 14, 2011

The Rev. Richard Tolliver didn't go to St. Edmund's Episcopal Church at 61st Street and Michigan Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, with the intention of building affordable housing. Yet 20 years...

October 11, 2011

The first meeting of the International Reference Group of the Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Colombia was held Oct. 6-8 at the offices of the Episcopal Diocese of Colombia in Bogota, kicking off a program modeled after the World...

October 4, 2011

After spending a year as a Young Adult Service Corps volunteer teaching Xhosa children in Grahamstown, South Africa, Travis Shields, 23, has decided to change the course of his life. Rather than pursue a Ph.D. in medical physics, he's...

September 19, 2011

The Episcopal Church's chief operating officer has asked the House of Bishops to engage the laity and clergy in their dioceses in conversation in support of a potential structural reform that he said could shift the church's focus toward...

September 19, 2011

For the "sake of the diocese" the leadership of the Episcopal Diocese of Central Ecuador – including members of the Standing Committee, Bishop Luis Fernando Ruiz, the chancellor, its legal representative and all other diocesan leaders –...

September 18, 2011

Vehicle and foot traffic flows uninterrupted on the bridge separating Colombia and Ecuador at Tulcán, a border town where annually thousands of Colombians cross over, seeking refuge from violence and persecution. The national police are...

September 17, 2011

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached to a full house Sept. 18 at Catedral de El Señor here reminding those present that conflict has marked human life since Cain and Abel. "It is very good for brothers and sisters to live...

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