Mission

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May 26, 2016

Long-term missionaries and Young Adult Service Corps missionaries posed with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry following a meeting held during the 21st annual Global Episcopal Mission Network Conference May 18-20 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Photo: Lynette Wilson/Episcopal News Service

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November 10, 2014

By: The Rev. Mike Angell

“The idea behind Commonplace is really pretty simple, a place where young adults in leadership in the church could...

September 19, 2011

The Episcopal Church's chief operating officer has asked the House of Bishops to engage the laity and clergy in their dioceses in conversation in support of a potential structural reform that he said could shift the church's focus toward mission.

The Rt. Rev Stacy Sauls on Sept. 20...

June 13, 2011

What if cathedrals across North America, the long-held treasured symbols of tradition, were "re-imagined" into incubators and hubs for fresh and creative new ministries, "places where young adults can be drawn to explore Christian faith and spirituality within dioceses?"

The Rev. Karen...

August 3, 2010

What are you doing right now to make the world a better place? The answer to that question could change how you live your life.

At least that is what the Rev. Wayne Schwab, coordinator of the Member Mission Network, would like to see happen. With the help of a grant from Trinity Wall...

June 8, 2010

The Episcopal Church June 8 issued a report detailing the work accomplished in 2009 by the Church Center staff.

Click here to view Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori's video introduction to "A Report of Mission and Resources '09 of The Episcopal Church.”

"I encourage your...

April 26, 2010

Serving as a missionary in Myanmar over the years has allowed the Rev. Kitty Babson, co-convener of the Episcopal Partnership for Global Mission, to better understand her own Christian baptism and how Christians are called to serve Christ in all people.

In the words of Desmond Tutu, she...

August 21, 2009

The high school youth group from Christ Church Bronxville in New York embarked on a weeklong mission trip on August 9 to Atlanta and Covington, Georgia, where they got their hands dirty helping to clear debris from and make repairs to low-income homes.

The teenagers from Bronxville,...

July 7, 2009

Through the art of public narrative -- sharing your story and listening to others' stories -- Episcopalians can discern the challenges they are called to confront as a congregation, a community and a church, now and move into action.

"Public narrative is a language of mission," said...

July 6, 2009

House of Deputies President Bonnie Anderson called deputies and bishops to a deeper sense of mission to the poor in her opening presentation to General Convention July 7.

Anderson, who is serving her first term as presiding officer of the House of Deputies, said this commitment to...

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