Social Justice

Social Justice

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July 6, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] How does social justice fit into the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Church? This the question a proposed resolution presented during the 79thGeneral Convention would seek to understand.

Resolution A056 asks that the General Convention...

July 6, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] How does social justice fit into the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Church? This the question a proposed resolution presented during the 79thGeneral Convention would seek to understand.

Resolution A056 asks that the General Convention...

February 23, 2018

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign organized by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in 1968, the Episcopal Church is teaming with ecumenical partners including the National Council of Churches into action, ministry, and official relationship with the 2018 Poor...

September 13, 2017

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] This month we urge prayer, fasting and action to protect funding for school meals and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) or Food Stamps. Pray, Fast and Act each month on the 21st.

On Sept. 21, join The EPPN and the...

July 23, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church is asking church leaders to complete two online surveys: one about the Church Pension Fund and the other about the Episcopal Church’s social justice work. The data that the...

May 2, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Following a year of listening, consulting and reflection, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings and officers of the House of Bishops and House of Deputies are inviting Episcopalians to...

November 7, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are now accepted for grants that focus on local faith-based projects for mitigating climate change and safeguarding the integrity of creation.

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of...

October 10, 2016

In April 2016, the Episcopal Network for Economic Justice (ENEJ) conducted a three-day symposium, featuring a keynote address by Southern Ohio’s Bishop Thomas Breidenthal, site visits to neighborhood centers hosting worker justice organizing and community investment activities. Hosted by Christ...

October 26, 2014

Heidi J. Kim, Episcopal Church missioner for racial reconciliation, right, makes a point Oct. 25 during an Executive Council committee conversation on racism. Navita Jones, chair of the Executive Council on Anti-Racism, center, and Chuck Wynder, the church’s missioner...

August 27, 2013

[Diocese of Washington] There was a real sense of excitement as the Dean of the National Cathedral, parishioners and visitors gathered at the corner of 21st St. NW and Constitution Ave. early on Saturday morning before the Commemorative March on Washington. The weather was bright and clear and...

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Jubilee Ministries, created by an act of General Convention in 1983, encourage a ministry of joi

More than 170 Episcopalians, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, House of Deputies Presi

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Bishop Thomas Shaw of the diocese of Massachusetts testified before a Congressional Committee ab

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