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July 14, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City is appealing for urgent aid as it struggles to provide critical healthcare services to anyone in need following more than a week of Israeli airstrikes targeting Hamas militants...

July 13, 2014

Members of the Church of England’s Synod attend the session during which they discussed and voted on the consecration of women bishops, in York, July 14. Photo: REUTERS/Nigel Roddis [Episcopal News Service] The Church of England...

June 23, 2014

[Episcopal News Service, St. Alban’s, England] June is festival time in St. Albans. In this ancient city in the south of England, giant puppets dramatize the final journey of third century Alban, paying tribute to Britain’s first...

June 18, 2014

This video story is being published in time for World Refugee Day, which is observed on June 20. [Episcopal News Service] In the shadow of the Colosseum, one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions, the Colle Oppio Park is...

June 2, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] Hundreds of South Sudanese Episcopalians united in prayers for peace at a two-day gathering held last week in Kenya’s Rift Valley. The group, many of them refugees of the decades-long civil war in Sudan or more...

May 29, 2014

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby joins the fifth meeting of the Consultation of Anglican Bishops in Dialogue in Coventry, England. Photo: Michael Ingham [Episcopal News Service] Two-dozen bishops from Africa and North America...

May 15, 2014

South Sudanese flee an attack on the South Sudanese town of Renk, arrive at a border gate in Joda, along the Sudanese border, April 18. Photo: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters Further ENS coverage on South Sudan, including recent...

May 13, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] “We must be battering at the gates of heaven in prayer” for South Sudan, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby says during an interview with Episcopal News Service. During the past five months, South...

May 12, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has called the Episcopal Church to prayer and action for South Sudan. During the past five months, South Sudan has faced its greatest challenge since becoming...

May 11, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] South Sudan is facing its greatest challenge since becoming an independent nation almost three years ago. Fighting erupted last December after South Sudan President Salva Kiir accused his sacked former...

May 11, 2014

South Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar (R) and South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir (L) hold Episcopal Archbishop Daniel Deng Bul’s hands as they pray before signing a peace agreement in Addis Ababa May 9. Photo: Goran Tomasevic/Reuters...

May 4, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] The brothers at Holy Cross Monastery in Grahamstown, South Africa, observe a holy routine. With six services and an extended period of silence every day, it’s a life of prayer and worship, of community and of...

April 30, 2014

[Episcopal Diocese of Newark] It is with sadness that we share with you the news of the passing of the Rev. W. Alan King, age 81, on Maundy Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Edgewater, Florida. A Memorial Service is scheduled for Saturday, June...

April 8, 2014

This article and video is the last in a four-part series on the ministry of cathedrals, featuring interviews with their deans. The first article, “Video: Inside St. Paul’s Cathedral, London, with Dean David Ison” is available here; the...

March 24, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] The Rt. Rev. Dinis Sengulane, the longest-serving bishop in the Anglican Communion, retired March 25 after leading the Diocese of Lebombo in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa for almost 38 years....

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