Poverty & Hunger

Poverty & Hunger

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November 26, 2017

Volunteers with St. Isidore’s Episcopal Church’s Abundant Harvest food truck distribute free meals in early September as part of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in the Houston, Texas, area. Photo: Abundant Harvest

[Episcopal News Service] It is hard to...

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 17, 2017

By: Katelyn Kenney

God has shown his people time and again his capacity to make something out of nothing, to bring connection where there has been separation, to turn scarcity into abundance. The feeding of the 5,000 is the most obvious example, but for the people of the Episcopal Diocese of San Joaquin, this...

November 8, 2017

Guests can receive a free, well-balanced meal with fresh produce five days a week at Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen, which is celebrating its 35th year. The church nave can hold as many as 500 people at a time. Photo: Mike Goldsmith and Jim Graniela/Ideas in Motion

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November 5, 2017

Volunteer Jim Murphy, right, gathers a variety of food for Willetta Randle at Grace Food Pantry in Madison, Wisconsin. The pantry has been a ministry of Grace Episcopal Church since 1979. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service –...

November 5, 2017

Volunteer Jim Murphy, right, gathers a variety of food for Willetta Randle at Grace Food Pantry in Madison, Wisconsin. The pantry has been a ministry of Grace Episcopal Church since 1979. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service –...

November 5, 2017

Volunteer Jim Murphy, right, gathers a variety of food for Willetta Randle at Grace Food Pantry in Madison, Wisconsin. The pantry has been a ministry of Grace Episcopal Church since 1979. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service –...

October 31, 2017

Invitados y voluntarios oran juntos durante uno de los desayunos gratuitos que ofrece la iglesia episcopal de Sn Lucas en Seattle, uno  de los varios ministerios para combatir el hambre en que participa la Iglesia Episcopal en todos los niveles. Foto de Sara Bates/San...

October 30, 2017

Guests and volunteers pray together during one of the free breakfasts offered by St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Seattle, one of range of anti-hunger ministries involving the Episcopal Church at all levels. Photo: Sara Bates/St. Luke’s

[Episcopal News Service] In...

August 4, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The bishop of Burnley in the northwest England diocese of Blackburn has accused priests of deserting the nation’s poor and working class areas.

In a speech at the evangelical New Wine festival, Bishop Philip North told the stories of people who...

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