Archives for 2013

Church names missioner for young adults, campus ministry

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced the appointment of the Rev. Michael Angell as Missioner for Young Adults and Campus Ministry on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS). In this position, Angell will coordinate the Episcopal Church outreach […]

Margaret Bullitt-Jonas named missioner for creation care

Western Massachusetts creates new environment position

[Diocese of Western Massachusetts] Recognizing the environmental destruction due to climate change and honoring the Christian belief that all of Creation belongs to God, the Right Rev. Douglas J. Fisher, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts, has named The Rev. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas as Missioner for Creation Care. Formerly, Priest Associate at Grace Episcopal Church […]

Patten appointed interim director of Canada’s mission department

[Anglican Church of Canada] One of Canada’s foremost experts in philanthropy has been appointed interim director of General Synod’s Resources for Mission Department, the group charged with promoting stewardship and developing partnerships throughout the church. Monica Patten, chair of the Resources for Mission coordinating committee, will take up the position in January. She succeeds Vianney […]

JoAnne Brockway named DFMS controller

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On behalf of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced the appointment of the JoAnne Brockway as Controller on the staff of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (DFMS). In the position, Brockway will manage […]

Bp Tengatenga named presidential fellow of Episcopal Divinity School

[Episcopal Divinity School press release] Citing a strong record of human rights activism and pastoral leadership, Episcopal Divinity School (EDS) announced Nov. 18 that the Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga, bishop of Southern Malawi, will serve as a presidential fellow for six months beginning January 2014. The fellowship was made possible with the support of the […]

Conrad Selnick named vice president at Bexley Seabury Seminary

[Bexley Seabury Seminary Federation] Bexley Seabury Seminary Federation President Roger A. Ferlo announced on November 12 that the Rev. T. Conrad Selnick will become the federation’s vice president for advancement and church relations in January 2014. Selnick is currently rector of St. Christopher’s by the River Episcopal Church in Gates Mills, Ohio in the Diocese […]

Gary K. Sturni retires as rector of St. George’s, Germantown

The Rev. Gary K. Sturni, retired Sept. 1, as rector of St. George’s, Germantown, Tennessee (Diocese of West Tennessee), after 43 years of service.

Middlers Miller and Woodfin share 2013 Freeman Award for Merit

 [University of the South School of Theology press release] The School of Theology awarded the 2013 Freeman Award for Merit to two seminary students this year — Sarah Leanne Miller and Joseph Robert Woodfin. The award was announced during the school’s annual DuBose Lectures dinner on Oct. 31 and was presented by the vice-chancellor of […]

Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook to join Claremont School of Theology

[Claremont School of Theology] The faculty and trustees of Claremont School of Theology are pleased to announce the appointment of Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook, Ed.D, Ph.D, as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty for Claremont School of Theology. Kujawa-Holbrook is a priest of the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles, an educator, historian […]

Joe Thoma selected as editor of The Historiographer

[National Episcopal Historians and Archivists press release] Joe Thoma has been selected to serve as editor of The Historiographer, a quarterly 20-24 page publication of the National Episcopal Historians and Archivists (NEHA) and the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church (HSEC). Thoma is communications officer for the Episcopal Diocese of Central Florida and will work […]