Episcopal forum raises awareness about climate change crisis

March 24 event kicks off ‘30 days of action’

[Episcopal News Service – Los Angeles, California] In a deeply politicized country where environmental officials in Florida are forbidden to use the words “climate” and “change” together in a sentence, and where a presidential candidate dismisses the notion that greenhouse gases are causing the earth’s atmosphere to warm, The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society hosted a […]

Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society reports $2.4 million annual surplus

Executive Council celebrates Missionary Society budget management, leadership of Sauls and Barnes

[Episcopal News Service – Salt Lake City, Utah] Responding to financial reports by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society leadership showing yearly income exceeding expenses (or “surplus”) of nearly $2.4 million, The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council, during its March 19-21 meeting here, adopted a resolution celebrating the financial stewardship of the society’s staff and management. […]

Presiding Bishop’s Easter message 2015

'The only place we will not find him is in the tomb'

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affair press release] “We will find him already there before us, bringing new and verdant life,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori states in her Easter Message 2015. “The only place we will not find him is in the tomb.” In 2015, Easter is celebrated on April 5. The […]

Coverage of Executive Council’s March 2015 meeting