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April 29, 2019

By: Dana Jean

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely,[a] and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of[b] the joy...

April 26, 2019

By: Jennifer Allen

I was struck during the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women about the importance of sharing our stories. It is through our stories that we are able to build relationships, and it is through relationships that we can come to recognize the image of God in one another.

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April 24, 2019

By: The Rev. Gena Davis

The Rev. Gena Davis is the founder of YogaMass®, a program that integrates yoga, breath work, meditation, and Holy Communion as a way to bring into self-awareness the body and spirit that is given to each of us by God. The following was written during the United Nations 63rd session of the...

April 23, 2019

By: Dana Jean

The following was shared during the United Nations 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women closing Eucharist, and the language has been preserved to reflect the time of authoring.

Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, so that they may also obtain the...

April 19, 2019

By: Misty Kiwak Jacobs

On this blessed Good Friday, we are honored to share this sermon on forgiveness offered by our Global Partnerships/ EpiscopalUN intern, Misty Kiwak Jacobs. Misty preached this sermon at Berkeley at Yale Divinity School on Wednesday, April 17th.

John 13:21-32

At supper with his...

April 12, 2019

By: The Rev. Margaret Rose

The following was written during the United Nations 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women, and the language has been preserved to reflect the time of authoring.

This first week of the 63rd session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women was, for me, a time...

April 10, 2019

By: Charlotte Healy

The following was written during the United Nations 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women, and the language has been preserved to reflect the time of authoring.

Here is a quick “day in the life” of a Commission on the Status of Women delegate. The day starts with 9,000...

March 19, 2019

By: Michele Roberts

I am in New York City at the United Nations, representing Presiding Bishop Michael Curry of The Episcopal Church. As a third generation Episcopalian, this gives me great joy. My grandmother would be so proud, and I feel her spirit every day.  Her name was Alma B. Roberts, and she considered it...

March 13, 2019

During the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women's 63rd session (CSW63), our Church is present through the voices of many Episcopalians. Over the next few weeks, our blog series “Her Story: #CSW63” will feature the individual voices and stories of these Episcopalians in their...

March 12, 2019

During the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women's 63rd session (CSW63), our Church is present through the voices of many Episcopalians. Over the next few weeks, our blog series “Her Story: #CSW63” will feature the individual voices and stories of these Episcopalians in their...

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