Navajo mission finds fertile ground for water conservation project

‘Protecting the Precious’ is latest farm-based project in Navajoland

[Episcopal News Service] Arizona may sound like the last place you’d find a dynamic agricultural enterprise, but the work underway in the Navajoland Area Mission is gathering the seeds of history, culture, tradition, environmental stewardship and spirituality to cultivate a local ministry with sky’s-the-limit potential for a small Episcopal congregation here. Gardening has been alive […]

Omaha’s Tri-Faith Initiative’s campus becomes a reality

Promoting peace and understanding among the Abrahamic faiths

[Episcopal News Service] In the middle of a polarizing election season that has drummed up a deep mistrust of immigrants and Muslims in particular, a patch of 35 acres in the heartland has become a living symbol of what it means to “love thy neighbor.” In Omaha, Nebraska, Jews, Christians and Muslims are finding common […]

Presiding Bishop tells Standing Rock protectors ‘the way of Jesus honors the water’

North Dakota visit is filled with praying, listening, reflecting

Editor’s note: An image gallery of Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s visit to the Standing Rock Sioux Nation is here. [Episcopal News Service – Bismarck, North Dakota] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry came to North Dakota Sept. 24-25 to declare in person that he, the Episcopal Church and, most importantly, God stands with the Standing Rock Sioux […]