Archives for May 2013

Video: Michael Two Bulls reflects at beginning of the Taizé pilgrimage

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Michael Two Bulls, one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on his hopes for the gathering on its opening day when a stiff wind surrounded the encampment with flies.

Video: Taylor Andrade reflects on what Taizé has meant to her

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Taylor Andrade, from Pierre, South Dakota and one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on her life and how Taizé help her find her faith.

Video: Robert Two Bulls notes importance of Taizé coming to Red Shirt

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] The Rev. Robert Two Bulls Sr., who has led the people of Christ Episcopal Church in Red Shirt, discusses the importance of this place and his hope for the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Video: Maureen Booher reflects on how Taizé has changed her

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota]  Maureen Booher, from the Lower Brule Reservation in South Dakota and one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on how Taizé’s silence has changed her outlook on her future and her […]

Video: Leena Fofonoff reflects on meeting the Lakota at Taizé Pine Ridge

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Leena Fofonoff, a Skolt Sami from Lapland, says that Taizé gave her the chance to meet Lakota people and learn that the struggles of the two indigenous groups are similar. By coming to the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” on the Pine Ridge […]

Video: Brother Alois reflects on Taizé Red Shirt pilgrimage

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Brother Alois, abbot of the Taizé community in France, reflects on his hopes for the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Video & Feature – Iona: A Celtic Pilgrimage

Celtic Christianity celebrates 1,450th anniversary of Columba’s Iona

[Episcopal News Service] The ancient Celts described Iona as a “thin place,” where the veil between heaven and earth is lifted, and where one might glimpse the divine. For centuries pilgrims have traveled to this small island off the West coast of Scotland, leaving behind their chaotic lives to rest, reflect and walk in the […]

Video: Statement on climate change

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Stephanie Johnson, Province 1 energy stewardship minister, reads “A statement to our Churches and to people of faith around the world” from the leaders of the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and the Church of Sweden (Lutheran) issued at the start of the May 1-2 “Sustaining hope […]

Video: Presiding bishop opens climate change conference

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori opens the May 1-2 “Sustaining hope in the face of climate change” gathering in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the Episcopal Church and the Church of Sweden. The full text of her statement follows. The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori Presiding Bishop and Primate The Episcopal Church The […]

Video: Sweden archbishop addresses climate change conference

[Episcopal News Service] Church of Sweden Archbishop Anders Wejryd presents some closing thoughts during the first session of the May 1-2 “Sustaining hope in the face of climate change” gathering in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the Episcopal Church and the Church of Sweden.