John H. Taylor elected bishop coadjutor of Los Angeles

Rancho Santa Margarita vicar elected on eighth ballot

[Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles] The Rev. John Taylor was elected bishop coadjutor of the Diocese of Los Angeles on the eighth ballot Dec. 3 by delegates gathered for the 121st annual meeting of the diocese at the Ontario Convention Center. Taylor, 62, has served as vicar of St. John Chrysostom Church and School in […]

West Texas diocese announces 7 potential nominees for bishop suffragan

[Episcopal Diocese of West Texas] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas has announced the seven potential nominees to stand for election as the sixth bishop suffragan of the diocese. The potential nominees are: The Rev. Jennifer Brook-Davidson, vicar, St. Elizabeth’s Church, Buda, Texas; The Rev. Christopher Caddell, rector, Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, Dripping […]

Episcopalians helping in southeastern U.S. fire recovery

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians in the path of catastrophic wildfires that have destroyed a large swath of the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in the southeastern U.S. are working to help their communities in the aftermath. “Several of our parishes are working with local fire and police departments to begin to collect items that […]

Episcopal Church Women hear message of revival at DaySpring Center

[Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida] A new model for the venerable Episcopal Church Women was presented at the first-day opener of the new Program Center at DaySpring Episcopal Center. The building, supported by ECW from its inception, is part of $20 million in improvements to the Diocese of Southwest Florida conference and camp center. “It’s […]

Sermon for Dec. 4: Advent 2(A)

Bulletin inserts for Dec. 4: Applications now accepted for Young Adult Service Corps

Tulsa youth summit encourages empathy

[Trinity Episcopal Church] This year has seen unrest and social divides brought to the forefront of the national news.  With the many conflicting and contradictory viewpoints, the clergy and staff at Trinity Episcopal Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma, noticed that young people were ill-equipped for informed participation in these conversations.  With that in mind, the Acceptance […]

Diocese of North Carolina announces bishop slate

[Diocese of North Carolina]  The Standing Committee and Nominating Committee of the Diocese of North Carolina Nov. 21 announced the slate of nominees for the XII Bishop Diocesan of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. The nominees are: The Rev. Charles T. Dupree – Trinity Episcopal Church, Bloomington, Indiana The Rev. Samuel S. Rodman, III […]

Sermon for Nov. 27: Be Awake and Ready – Advent 1(A)

Bulletin inserts for Nov. 27: Advent 1(A)