Education

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June 6, 2008

For nine years, in a Rochester NY neighborhood where many families are bi-lingual and resources are in short supply, volunteer tutors from area Episcopal Churches have been helping children learn to read.

Sixty volunteers from six Episcopal congregations and several other faith...

May 1, 2008

Church leaders in Uganda are preparing to challenge a government proposal to end the teaching of religious studies in schools after deeming the plan unacceptable in a country where they say the greatest battle is that over morals.

"This is not acceptable," the Rev. Grace Kaiso, an...

December 13, 2007

Do you remember the image of the lion lying down with the lamb and people beating their swords into plowshares? It is one of the most beautiful visions associated with Christmas, one that I yearn for, but I have always parked that image in the "gorgeous but not happening anywhere I know…"...

May 3, 2007

In the weeks leading up to Mothers' Day, Americans committed to the fight against global poverty are coming together to urge President Bush to launch a bold new initiative to bring access to education to orphans and vulnerable children around the world. You may have read about it, or seen it on...

April 20, 2007

Genelda Woggan claims that, throughout the more than 40 years she has spent as a Christian formation leader in the Episcopal Church, she has been ministered to by countless children.

And, she says, it was two of her grandchildren who inspired her to write about the foundational parables...

April 17, 2007

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· More than one billion people around the world live on less than a dollar a day. 30,000 will die today; one every three seconds. As Americans, we have an historic opportunity to help those who live in extreme poverty: those who are hungry...

March 14, 2007

As the more than 400 participants in the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference prepared to leave Boksburg, South Africa, they knew they were taking with them new ideas for mission and new partners in their work.

Participants spent each day from March 7-14 in Bible study...

March 13, 2007

The official Episcopal Church Delegation to the March 7-14 Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference issued a letter to the Episcopal Church on March 14.

Greetings to The Episcopal Church from the church's official delegation to the TEAM conference in Boksburg, South Africa...

March 13, 2007

At the March 14 closing session of the Towards Effective Anglican Mission (TEAM) conference, which has described itself, in part, as an international conference on prophetic witness, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori told the participants that they stand in a long line of Jewish and...

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