Video: Abuzz about bees

More and more Episcopalians are getting into a honey of a business

Editor’s note: This is the latest in a continuing series about Episcopal Church congregations that are involved in community agriculture. Other stories in the series can be found here. [Episcopal News Service – Seattle, Washington] They are just two three-part boxes on the roof of St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, but thanks to their 40,000 occupants, […]

Episcopalians invited to support anti-pipeline protesters, join advocacy

[Episcopal News Service] Following on his Aug. 25 statement supporting the protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry is inviting Episcopalians to help support the Diocese of North Dakota as it ministers to the protesters. That support, Curry and other Episcopal Church staffers said, could take the form of immediate help for […]

Episcopalians rally behind Native American protests of ND pipeline

Presiding Bishop issues statement supporting action

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians are standing side by side with other protesters in a growing effort by Native American tribes to stop an oil company from building a major pipeline across the Missouri River in North Dakota. The protests, which succeeded this month in halting work on part of the pipeline, are being compared to […]

Presiding Bishop: Statement in support of the advocacy of the people of Standing Rock Sioux Reservation

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has issued the following statement in support of the advocacy of the people of Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. “Water is a gift from the creator, respect it, and protect it.”  I was deeply moved by these words printed on the sign of a […]

Presiding Bishop offers election message, encourages voting as ‘a Christian obligation’

Election Toolkit provides resources for congregations, individuals

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] “Voting and participation in our government is a way of participating in our common life,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry said in a video election message.  “And that is a Christian obligation. Indeed, we who follow in the Way of Jesus of Nazareth […]

Election 2016: Episcopal churches, community partners help educate and register voters

[Episcopal News Service] Registering voters Aug. 14 at La Iglesia Episcopal San Pablo in Houston was just the start of an Episcopal Diocese of Texas and Mi Familia Vota partnership to help get out the vote. Increased public awareness and interest, possibly due to a contentious election season, sparked the initiative, according to Paulette E. […]