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February 14, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Sexual harassment and exploitation in the church are being highlighted in a series of reflections, essays and meditations, some of them explicit in their descriptions, that began Ash Wednesday on the House of...

February 14, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] The leaders of a group that broke away from the Episcopal Church in South Carolina have asked the United States Supreme Court to review a state court ruling that property, assets and most of the diocese’s parishes...

February 14, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Ashes smeared on a forehead in the shape of a heart? Candy conversation hearts that proclaim, “Remember U R Dust?” Apparently, that’s what might happen when Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday fall on the same day...

February 13, 2018

This summer’s meeting of General Convention is being invited to consider how it orders its common prayer and why. [Episcopal News Service] The prospect of revising the current Book of Common Prayer is filled with risk, complexity...

January 26, 2018

Rob Radtke, Episcopal Relief & Development president, listens to Diocese Puerto Rico Bishop Rafael Morales, left, and Jesus Cruz Correa, Episcopal Hospital San Lucas medical director, explain their approach to helping islanders after...

January 24, 2018

The Rev. Mally Lloyd, right, the committee member who lead Executive Council’s Joint Standing Committee on Finances for Mission budget work, presents the 2019-2021 draft budget to council with Tess Judge, FFM chair. Photo: Shannon...

January 23, 2018

Diocese of Oklahoma Bishop Edward J. Konieczny has been bishop in Oklahoma since 2007. Photo: Diocese of Oklahoma [Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council Jan. 23 elected one of its members, Diocese of...

January 22, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, president of the House of Deputies, issued a call Jan. 22 for the Episcopal Church to spend Lent and beyond examining its history and how it has...

January 12, 2018

  A California National Guard humvee is parked outside All Saints-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Montecito, California, where the church was being used this week as a triage center for paramedics and as an evacuation site by...

December 21, 2017

A woman breaks down and cries in the rubble of her burned-out home after a wildfire in California destroyed it. Photo: Reuters/John Gress [Episcopal News Service] People would be forgiven if the running list of natural disasters...

December 13, 2017

The Thomas Fire decimated parts of the neighborhood around St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in downtown Ventura. Photo: Melissa McCarthy [Episcopal News Service] As wildfires rampage through Southern California for a second week,...

December 5, 2017

Emergency crews block a roadway as flames spread from a Santa Ana wind-driven brush fire called the Thomas Fire near Ventura, California, Dec. 4. Photo: REUTERS/Gene Blevins [Episcopal News Service] For some, the warning came via an...

November 22, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] Litigation in The Episcopal Church in South Carolina apparently will continue, despite the state Supreme Court’s recent refusal to reconsider its August ruling that the property, assets and most of its parishes...

November 21, 2017

San Joaquin Bishop David Rice uses his crozier to knock three times on the door of St. James Episcopal Cathedral in Bakersfield, California. After the door was opened, a Eucharist began during which he was invested as San Joaquin’s third...

November 21, 2017

San Joaquin Bishop David Rice uses his crozier to knock three times on the door of St. James Episcopal Cathedral in Bakersfield, California. After the door was opened, a Eucharist began during which he was invested as San Joaquin’s third...

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