Military & Armed Forces

Military & Armed Forces

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November 10, 2017

By: The Rt. Rev. Carl Walter Wright VII Bishop Suffragan for the Armed Forces and Federal Ministries

I greet you in the Name of the Lord Jesus on this the 98th commemoration of “Veterans Day.” It used to be called “Armistice Day” in thanksgiving for the peace that was signed between the Allied and Axis powers.  When President Woodrow Wilson made the second Armistice Day (11 November 1919) an...

November 8, 2017

I greet you in the Name of the Lord Jesus on this the 98th commemoration of “Veterans Day.” It used to be called “Armistice Day” in thanksgiving for the peace that was signed between the Allied and Axis powers. When President Woodrow Wilson made the second Armistice Day (11 November 1919) an...

October 16, 2017

From right, Episcopal lay Chaplain Barbara Pendergrast, Atlanta Bishop Robert C. Wright and Episcopal Chaplain the Rev. Donna S. Mote join an honor guard Oct. 16 at Atlanta-Hartsfield International Airport to greet the remains of Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio. Photo:...

September 19, 2017

John Symons, right, greets longtime friend, the Rt. Rev. Carl Wright, bishop suffragan for armed forces and federal ministries, after celebrating the weekly Eucharist for the Pentagon Episcopal Community. After nearly 20 years of attending weekly services in the Pentagon Memorial Chapel,...

July 28, 2017

“I am compelled to oppose these actions and to affirm the moral principle of equal rights for all persons, including the LGBTQ communities,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry stated in his statement. “I do so as a follower of Jesus Christ, as Presiding Bishop of the...

February 14, 2017

El Rvdmo. Carl Wright, recién ordenado y consagrado obispo sufragáneo para las Fuerzas Armadas y los ministerios federales, recibe el aplauso de la congregación reunida en la Catedral Nacional de Washington. Foto de Donovan Marks/Catedral Nacional de Washington.

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February 12, 2017

The Rt. Rev. Carl Wright, newly ordained and consecrated as bishop suffragan for the armed forces and federal ministries receives the applause of the congregation gathered at Washington National Cathedral. Photo: Donovan Marks/Washington National Cathedral

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August 31, 2016

These resources have been created for anyone who will be experiencing a geographical separation from loved ones. They were created as families, parents and sympathetic adults told how the Holy Spirit has creatively made connections despite deployments or other assignments which ordinarily would...

May 26, 2016

A soldier of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) places flags in front of the graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, U.S., May 26. Photo: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Of all the civic holidays on our...

November 10, 2014

[Episcopal News Service] The Brotherhood of St. Andrew is drawing on its rich history of supporting servicemen and women by leading the creation of Veteran Friendly Congregations.

Brotherhood President Robert Dennis cites too many instances of veterans struggling to get the help they...

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On this weekend of Veterans' Day – with its prayers, parades and speeches remembering U.S.

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This simple devotional provides weekly and special - occasion prayers for both parent and child.

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