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March 30, 2011

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting at the Kanuga Conference Center in North Carolina from March 25 to March 30. The following is an account of the activities for the evening session of March 29.

Following dinner, the session was opened by the day's emcee, Assistant...

March 29, 2011

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting at the Kanuga Conference Center in North Carolina from March 25 to March 30. The following is an account of the activities for Tuesday, March 29.

 

 

Following Morning Prayer and Bible Study, the session was opened by...

March 28, 2011

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting at Kanuga, an Episcopal conference center in Hendersonville, North Carolina, from March 25-30.

The following is an account of the house's activities from Friday through Sunday, March 25-27.

 

 

Friday, March 25...

March 27, 2011

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting at the Kanuga Conference Center in North Carolina from March 25 to March 30. The following is an account of the activities for Monday, March 28.

Following Morning Prayer and Bible study, the session was opened by emcee for the day...

October 3, 2010

"All human beings are … deserving of dignity and respect, as we affirm in our Baptismal Covenant (Book of Common Prayer, p.305). So our gracious welcome of immigrants, documented or undocumented, is a reflection of God's grace poured out on us and on all," wrote the House of Bishops in a...

September 20, 2010

The following Daily Account, issued by the Episcopal Church's Office of Public Affairs, offers an overview of the fifth day of conversations and activities of the House of Bishops, which is meeting Sept. 16-21 in Phoenix, Arizona. The sessions are closed to the media and the general public...

September 19, 2010

Bishop Leo Frade of Southeast Florida (in Spanish)

Trinity Cathedral, Phoenix

Yo no se si ustedes aquí en Arizona ya se habrán enterado de que se puede probar por la misma Biblia que sin a lugar a dudas nuestro Señor Jesucristo hablaba con acento al igual que muchos de nosotros...

September 19, 2010

You have heard of St. Matthew, St. Paul, and St. Stephen. You may have even heard of St. Thomas á Becket and St. Augustine and St. Alban. But there are also the Martyrs of Memphis (Tennessee, that is, not Egypt) and Phillips Brooks (a 19th century preacher from my seminary) and Dietrich...

September 19, 2010

There is much discussion in American Protestantism these days about the "Emerging Church." There are major conferences & workshops, statistical research and much media attention. Our own Episcopal Church (including my diocese) keeps speakers like Diana Butler Bass, Phyllis Tickle and Brian...

September 19, 2010

We have some choices to make. Life is made of these, continuous choices, sometimes mundane, almost automatic, sometimes life or death. But we have choices. Some of the choices in this world are made for us, or we like to think so. Some we hide behind, some we are in denial about. Just like us,...

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