Faith and Politics

Faith and Politics

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November 19, 2017

Eric Mitchell, Bread for the World’s government relations director, speaks at a kickoff worship service for the nonprofit advocacy organizations 2017 lobby day in Washington, D.C. The service was hosted by St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Photo: Bread for the World

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November 8, 2017

The Episcopal Church’s Office of Government Relations counts 40 Episcopal members of the current Congress. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service – Washington, D.C.] One is the great-great-grandson of an Episcopal bishop. One grew up...

July 17, 2017

Republican Rep. Lonnie Clark, left, and Democratic Rep. Brandon Whipple are thought to be the only Episcopalians in the Kansas Legislature. Photo: Melodie Woerman/Diocese of Kansas

[Episcopal News Service] Kansas state Reps. Brandon Whipple and Lonnie Clark would seem at first glance...

April 16, 2017

Sermons grounded in Scripture, especially the lectionary readings of the day, can be a faith community’s touchstone in times of division, say many preachers.

[Episcopal News Service] The 2016 presidential election and the Trump administration have, depending on which pundits you listen...

January 24, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] Alors que les réactions aux mesures prises le 24 janvier par le Président Donald Trump pour faire avancer les projets d’oléoducs de Keystone XL et de Dakota Access ne se sont pas fait attendre, l’impact immédiat des mémorandums est encore nébuleux.

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January 23, 2017

Minnesota Episcopalians made their presence known at one of approximately 600 “Sister Marches” Jan. 21 outside the state capitol in St. Paul. Photo: LeeAnne Watkins

[Episcopal News Service] Carrying signs reading “The Episcopal Church is Here” and “The Episcopal Church Cares...

January 23, 2017

Minnesota Episcopalians made their presence known at one of approximately 600 “Sister Marches” Jan. 21 outside the state capitol in St. Paul. Photo: LeeAnne Watkins

[Episcopal News Service] Carrying signs reading “The Episcopal Church is Here” and “The Episcopal Church Cares...

January 23, 2017

The Rev. Susan Copley, rector of Christ Episcopal Church in Tarrytown, New York, right, prepares to head south into New York City for the Jan. 21 Women’s March. Photo: David Copley via Facebook

Members of Church of the Redeemer, Morristown, New Jersey, prepare to board a bus to...

January 23, 2017

The Book of Common Prayer calls for Episcopalians to pray for the nation and those in authority (page 359). Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service] When Bishop Jeff Lee wrote to Episcopalians in the Diocese of Chicago after the November...

January 20, 2017

[The families of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence take their seats at the 1 hour 53 minute mark of this video, followed by Trump and his wife Melania. The service begins shortly thereafter.]

[Episcopal News Service] The morning after Donald Trump became the...

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