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February 5, 2015

Members of the interfaith pilgrimage visit the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the third holiest site in Islam. Photo: Matthew Davies/ENS [Episcopal News Service] Partnerships and investment, especially in supporting faith-...

February 3, 2015

The interfaith delegation gathers for a group photo outside the Peres Peace Center in Jaffa, Israel, following a meeting with former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres. Photo: Matthew Davies/ENS [Episcopal News Service] A tapestry...

January 26, 2015

  Wearing cassocks, Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani and Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori lead the interfaith delegation through the streets of Jerusalem’s Old City. Walking behind, from...

January 8, 2015

Amandine Marbach from Strasbourg, France, takes part in a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of the Jan. 7 shooting in Paris. Photo: Reuters/Carlo Allegri [Episcopal News Service] Christian and Muslim leaders have strongly denounced the...

December 22, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] For many orphans and disadvantaged children throughout Europe, being able to open a gift on Christmas Day is merely a dream. Love in a Box, a ministry of the American Cathedral in Paris, is committed to changing...

December 17, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] With picture postcard landscapes, rich agricultural possibilities, and a people committed to a sustainable future, Mozambique is a place of great beauty and potential. But intense seasonal flooding, periodic...

December 8, 2014

The Rev. Mark Barwick (second from right) presents findings of a report on human rights violations in Iran to the European Parliament. Photo courtesy of HRWF [Episcopal News Service] Fulfilling God’s vision of a renewed creation “that...

November 7, 2014

[Episcopal News Service, Huși, Romania] The Rev. Dorothee Hahn is well into her third year as an Episcopal Church missionary in Romania. The former lawyer from Germany is committed to supporting struggling families and otherwise walking...

November 6, 2014

[Compass Rose Society press release] The board of directors of the Compass Rose Society, an international charitable organization that provides financial support to the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Anglican Consultative Council, has...

October 7, 2014

The Rev. Gary P. Fertig, rector of The Church of The Ascension in Chicago until his retirement in 2012, has died aged 62. A former vicar of Saint Thomas Fifth Avenue in New York and teacher at the choir school, Fertig was a graduate of...

September 23, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] In a remote region of Mozambique’s Gaza Province, a brickmaking project is transforming the community. It’s one example of how the partnership between Episcopal Relief & Development and the Anglican...

September 21, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] One year ago today (on Sept. 22, 2013) two suicide bombers targeted All Saints Anglican Church in Peshawar at the end of a Sunday worship service, killing 127 people and injuring 170. Many of the victims...

September 1, 2014

Massachusetts Bishop Suffragan Gayle Harris presides during Eucharist at St. Asaph’s Cathedral in Wales on Aug. 31, becoming the first Anglican female bishop to preside at a Welsh Cathedral. Photo: Nathaniel Ramanaden [Episcopal...

August 12, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] ENS produced the following video in June 2013 about the persecution of Iraqi Christians and the Episcopal Church’s role in helping them to resettle in France. Although at the time the French government had...

July 29, 2014

Medical staff at the Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza receive a patient at the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem-led institution. [Episcopal News Service] Religious and political leaders have stepped up their calls for a permanent ceasefire...

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