Archives for September 2016

Image Gallery: Presiding Bishop visits Standing Rock Sioux Reservation

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry visited North Dakota Sept. 24-25 to assure the people of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation that they are not alone in their attempt to be heard about an oil pipeline slated to run under their water supply, over their treaty land and through some of their burial places. Curry […]

Video: ‘Standing Rock is proclaiming the good news to the whole creation’

[Episcopal News Service – Cannon Ball, North Dakota] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, preaching Sept. 25 at St. James’ Episcopal Church in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, assured the people of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation that they are not alone in their attempt to be heard about an oil pipeline slated to run under their water […]

Video: ‘Standing Rock may be the new Selma’

[Episcopal News Service – Cannon Ball, North Dakota] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry spent part of Sept. 24 at Oceti Sakowin Camp, one of the camps along the Cannonball River where people opposed to the Dakota Access Pipeline have gathered. He spoke to “protectors,” as the gathering calls itself, during the daily information and speech time. […]

House of Bishops Fall 2016 meeting: Video Daily Account for Sept. 20

    [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops  concluded its meeting in Detroit, Michigan on Sept. 20. Presenting the video daily account are: – Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry – Bishop Mary Gray-Reeves, vice-president of the House of Bishops, of El Camino Real – Bishop Dean Wolfe, […]

Episcopal bishops issue ‘A Word to the Church for the World’

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affaiirs press release] The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church has issued the following: A Word to the Church for the World.     The text follows. A Word to the Church for the World Greetings from Detroit, a city determined to be revived.  Greetings also from the city […]

House of Bishops Fall 2016 meeting: Video Daily Account for Sept. 19

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting through Sept. 20 in Detroit, Michigan. Presenting the video daily account are: Bishop Gladstone “Skip” Adams of Central New York and the Episcopal Church in South Carolina Bishop Tom Ely of Vermont Bishop Prince Singh of  […]

House of Bishops Fall 2016 meeting: Video Daily Account for Sept. 17

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting through Sept. 20 in Detroit, Michigan. Presenting the daily account are: Bishop Martin Field, Diocese of West Missouri Bishop Carol Gallagher, Diocese of Montana Bishop Todd Ousley, Diocese of Eastern Michigan Follow on Twitter #hobfall16

House of Bishops Fall 2016 meeting: Video Daily Account for Sept. 16

  [Episcopal Church Office of Pubic Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting through Sept. 20 in Detroit, Michigan. Presenting the daily account are: Bishop Douglas Fisher of Western Massachusetts Bishop Scott Hayashi of Utah Bishop Douglas Sparks of Northern Indiana Follow on Twitter #hobfall16  

House of Bishops Fall 2016 meeting: Video Daily Account for Sept. 15

    [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting September 15 – 21 in Detroit, Michigan) Presenting the video daily account are: Bishop Mary Glasspool, Diocese of New York Bishop Wendell Gibbs, Diocese of Michigan Bishop James Mathes, Diocese of San Diego Follow on […]

Video: Michael Curry on loving, liberating, and life-giving

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry presents a video on the Jesus Movement: Loving, liberating, and life-giving. The video is also here. The following is the transcript of the Presiding Bishop’s video message in English and Spanish. Loving, liberating, and life-giving We’ve been talking for a […]