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November 29, 2017

[St. James Cathedral, Chicago] St. James Cathedral announced today the appointment of Dent Davidson as half-time missioner for music and liturgy, effective January 1, 2018. Davidson will serve St. James alongside his ministry for the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago as associate for liturgy and the...

April 20, 2017

The Rev. Carol Reese is a chaplain and violence prevention coordinator at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County operates one of the busiest trauma...

January 15, 2016

[Episcopal Diocese of Chicago] Some of you will have seen the news that the meeting of Anglican primates concluding today at Canterbury Cathedral in England has voted to issue what they call “consequences” to the Episcopal Church for our adoption of equal marriage at this past summer’s General...

September 10, 2015

[St. James Cathedral Chicago press release] The Rev. Dominic Barrington will be installed as the eighth dean of St. James Cathedral on Sept. 13.

The Rev. Dr. Louis Weil, an emeritus professor of liturgics at Church Divinity School of the Pacific (CDSP) in Berkeley, California,...

March 23, 2015

[St. James Cathedral Chicago press release] Saint James Episcopal Cathedral in Chicago has called the Rev. Dominic Barrington, an English priest with a background in arts management and a commitment to supporting the Christian communities in Israel and Palestine, to be its dean.

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December 5, 2014

In this 1994 photo, Diocese of Chicago Bishop Suffragan William Wiedrich, second from left, joins other Chicago-area faith leaders in an ecumenical service for those living with HIV/AIDS. Photo: Jack Spratt/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service] Bishop...

July 28, 2014

[Episcopal Diocese of Chicago press release] On Thursday, July 24, the Fourth District Appellate Court for the State of Illinois upheld a lower court’s ruling that certain property of the Episcopal Diocese of Quincy belongs to a breakaway group, now organized as the Anglican Diocese of...

August 29, 2013

[Dioceses of Chicago press release] The Rt. Rev. Jeffrey D. Lee, bishop of Chicago, and the Rt. Rev. John C. Buchanan, provisional bishop of Quincy, announced today that the two dioceses will reunite on Sunday, September 1.

The conventions of the two dioceses, which had split in 1877 to...

June 26, 2013

[Diocese of Chicago] The Rt. Rev. Jeffrey D. Lee, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago, issued this statement in response to today’s Supreme Court rulings on marriage equality:

“As a Christian, I believe that our society needs all of the sources and signs of...

June 14, 2013

 

Miembros de la convención de la Diócesis de Chicago se reúnen en la catedral de Santiago Apóstol [St. James] de esa ciudad para aprobar su reunificación con la Diócesis de Quincy. Foto de Brian J. Morowczynski/Diócesis de Chicago.

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