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Trinity Church Wall Street and Union Theological Seminary Announce Fellows Program

[Trinity Church Wall Street and Union Theological Seminary] Trinity Church Wall Street and Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York (Union) today announced the creation of the Trinity Union Fellows program, which will bring international students to Trinity and Union for one year of academic training and faith formation. The program will begin […]

Application deadline nears for Official Youth Presence at Episcopal Church General Convention 2018

[Episcopal Office of Public Affairs] There is still time for high school students to apply to participate in the General Convention Official Youth Presence (OYP) at the Episcopal Church‘s 79th General Convention to be held July 5 to 13 at The Austin Convention Center  in Austin, Texas, part of the Diocese of Texas. Applications and information are available here. The Nomination form is here.  […]

Nominations open for Episcopal Church bishop representative on Anglican Consultative Council

[Episcopal Office of Public Affairs] The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, executive officer of the General Convention, has announced that nominations to serve as the Episcopal Church bishop member on the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) are now being accepted through Nov. 20.  The ACC is one of the four instruments of communion in the Anglican Communion, of […]

Save the date: 2018 Evangelism Matters March 15-17

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Save the dates for the next Evangelism Matters, an Episcopal Evangelism Conference on March 15-17 for anyone excited to learn about sharing and growing loving, liberating, life-giving relationships with God. Hosted by St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Cleveland Heights, OH, Evangelism Matters is a churchwide event co-sponsored by the Episcopal […]

Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center (Re)Branding Announcement

[Episcopal Diocese of Florida] The Right Reverend Samuel Johnson Howard, Bishop of Florida engaged Jacksonville-based agency Burdette Ketchum with rebranding Diocesan Summer Camp at Camp Weed in 2016, and then with creating an overarching brand for the Camp & Conference Center. Believing that an image should relate to what the brand promises, the agency began […]

Episcopal Historians and Archivists Board Seeks Visibility and Members

[National Episcopal Historians and Archivists] Higher visibility and membership, and the 2018 annual conference were the focal points of the National Episcopal Historians and Archivists (NEHA) board retreat at New Haven, Conn. Sept. 21 and 22, 2017. The history of reconciliation in the Episcopal Church is the theme for the 2018 NEHA conference taking place August […]

First Latino priest to be ordained in the Episcopal Diocese of Western Michigan

[St. John’s Episcopal Church, Grand Haven, MI] It has been quite a journey from Bogota, Colombia, to Grand Haven, Michigan, for the Rev. John Infante, soon to be the first Latino priest ordained in the Episcopal Diocese of Western Michigan. Born into the Episcopal Church in Colombia, his career path took him from a large […]

Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee awards three loans to community development organizations

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Episcopal Church Economic Justice Loan Committee (EJLC) has awarded three loans totaling $950,000 to community development organizations to assist in affordable housing and small business development in areas that lack access to traditional lending. • The Economic Justice Loan Committee has granted $300,000 in loans to Partners for the […]

Diocese of Delaware notified of successful canonical consent process

Bishop-Elect Kevin Scott Brown's ordination and consecration is set for Dec. 9

[Episcopal Office of Public Affairs] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of Delaware that Bishop-Elect Kevin Scott Brown has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process. Brown was elected bishop on July 15. His […]

Presiding Bishop delivers message from primates on Las Vegas shooting

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and the primates of the Anglican Communion prayed to honor the victims of the shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. More than 50 people were killed and more than 500 were injured in a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip on Sunday […]