Church Property Dispute

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July 11, 2018

The Episcopal Church and The Episcopal Church in South Carolina (TECSC) have petitioned the 1st Circuit Court of Common Pleas to order a full accounting of all assets held by a group that broke away from the church in 2012.

The petition, filed July 10 with the Court of Common Pleas in...

June 15, 2018

The Rev. Willis Coyne

[The Episcopal Church in South Carolina] Bishop Skip Adams has appointed the Rev. William Coyne as the new missioner for returning congregations for The Episcopal Church in South Carolina, a new diocesan staff position created to assist...

June 11, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] The United States Supreme Court refused June 11 a petition by a group that broke away from the Episcopal Church in South Carolina asking it to review a state court ruling that said property, assets and most of the diocese’s parishes must be returned to the Episcopal...

April 9, 2018

The Rev. Cindy Voorhees receives an ovation April 8 during announcements at the first Eucharist held inside St. James the Great Episcopal Church in Newport Beach, California, since 2015. Photo: Lissa Schairer

[Episcopal News Service] An Episcopal congregation in...

April 5, 2018

[Episcoapl Diocese of Fort Worth] The Fort Worth Court of Appeals issued a 178-page opinion April 5 in favor of the loyal Episcopalians of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth. In a decision authored by the Chief Justice, the Court of Appeals reversed the trial court’s 2015 judgment for the...

November 21, 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 must remain with the Episcopal Church.

The latest...

November 19, 2017

[The Episcopal Church in South Carolina] Ruling in favor of The Episcopal Church in South Carolina, the South Carolina Supreme Court has denied two motions from a disassociated group and upheld its August 2 decision that property and assets of the Diocese of South Carolina, and most...

November 19, 2017

[The Episcopal Church in South Carolina] Ruling in favor of The Episcopal Church in South Carolina, the South Carolina Supreme Court has denied two motions from a disassociated group and upheld its August 2 decision that property and assets of the Diocese of South Carolina, and most...

November 8, 2017

Members of St. James the Great Episcopal Church have not worshipped in the Newport Beach, California, building since mid-summer 2015. Photo: St. James the Great Episcopal Church

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles released a statement...

October 11, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] The dispute over the St. James the Great property on Lido Island in Newport Beach, California, that is at the heart of disciplinary proceedings against Diocese of Los Angeles Bishop J. Jon Bruno has taken several recent turns.

Late on Oct. 10, Los Angeles Bishop...

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