Archives for July 2016

Video: On policing, reconciliation, black lives and the church’s role

Gayle Fisher-Stewart, a priest and retired police officer, shares her thoughts

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Gayle Fisher-Stewart spent 20 years working as a police officer for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Police Department. She joined the department in 1972, four years after riots destroyed parts of the city following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. At the time African-Americans made of 70 percent of the […]

Video: Potluck dinners

Thursdays at 2: Videos to enjoy, learn, explore The Episcopal Church

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 28, Thursdays at 2 features the joy and opportunities for congregational meeting and fellowship through Potluck Dinners organized by Trinity Episcopal Church in Bridgewater, Massachusetts (Diocese of Massachusetts). The video is available here and is also available closed-captioned. Thursdays at 2 is a weekly […]

Video: Jericho Road

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 21, Thursdays at 2 features Jericho Road in Louisiana, an Episcopal Housing Initiative. The video is available here and is also available closed-captioned. Thursdays at 2 is a weekly preview of Episcopal Church innovative ministries. Every Thursday at 2 pm Eastern, a new […]

Video: Presiding Bishop asks for prayers for Nice, France

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has issued the above video asking every Episcopalian to share in deep prayer for Nice, France, following a deadly attack on July 14 that killed 84 people and injured more than 200. The video also is available here and […]

Video: Episcopal Moments

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 14, Thursdays at 2 will feature Jennifer Caldwell as she reflects on finding a home at Church on The Square in Baltimore, Maryland. The video is available here. Thursdays at 2 is a weekly preview of Episcopal Church innovative ministries. Every Thursday at […]

Video: Presiding Bishop asks for prayers following shootings

Resources for prayer and conversation

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has issued the following video asking every Episcopalian to share in deep prayer following the shootings in the United States.  The video is available here. Many Episcopal groups have prepared resources that may help congregations and individuals in […]

Video: The Sisters of Bluestone Farm

Videos to enjoy, learn, explore the Episcopal Church

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 7, Thursdays at 2 features the work and mission of Bluestone Farms and the Community of the Holy Spirit in the Diocese of New York. The video is available here. Closed captioned video available here. Thursdays at 2 is a weekly preview of […]

Video: Presiding Bishop shares message from Ecuador Litoral

Video: Presiding Bishop visits Diocese of Ecuador Litoral