Reflection from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on post-hurricane relief

  “It may be that we cannot solve everything, and we cannot do everything. But we can do something, no matter what,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry offers in a reflection. A video of the Presiding Bishop’s reflection here. The Presiding Bishop’s reflection follows: Whether it is the pain of the […]

Reflexión del Obispo Presidente Michael Curry

Quizás no podamos solucionarlo todo, ni podamos hacerlo todo. Pero, pase lo que pase, algo podemos hacer.

[12 de septiembre de 2017] “Quizás no podamos solucionarlo todo, ni podamos hacerlo todo. Pero, pase lo que pase, algo podemos hacer”. Reflexión que nos ofrece Michael B. Curry, Obispo Presidente y Primado de la Iglesia Episcopal. Video sobre la reflexión el Obispo Presidente A continuación compartimos la reflexión del Obispo Presidente: Sea el dolor […]

Irma’s damage slowly coming into focus across the Caribbean and Florida

[Episcopal News Service] The Very Rev. Stephen Morris welcomed 14 guests into his family’s home in St. Petersburg, Florida, for a sleepover as Hurricane Irma uprooted trees, tore off branches, downed a power line and cut off electricity and hot water on his street. Meanwhile, Morris, a visiting Swiss couple and local friends who were […]

‘Pray for us’: Southeast Episcopalians brace for Hurricane Irma

On Hurricane Harvey’s heels, ‘catastrophic’ storm has already raked Caribbean 

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Jim Shevlin looked down at his list fewer than two days before Hurricane Irma was expected to drive up the spine of Florida’s peninsula. As a Category 5 storm, Irma had already killed at least 11 people and destroyed thousands of homes in the Caribbean islands. And the massive storm […]

The best ways to help hurricane survivors, now and later

Those inspired to help advised to verify their donations are needed 

[Episcopal News Service] Brett Covington didn’t have any money to donate to people devastated by Hurricane Harvey. But she gave what she had: a steer. Only in Texas, right? Before accepting this gift, Christy Orman, the Diocese of Texas hurricane relief coordinator from Christ Church Cathedral in Houston, had to lock down a place that could […]

Episcopal Relief & Development continues to respond to needs in Texas after Hurricane Harvey

[Episcopal Relief & Development] Hurricane Harvey, the first major storm of the 2017 hurricane season, caused heavy rain and catastrophic flooding as it hovered over Houston, Galveston and other parts of Texas and Louisiana in late August. More than 60 deaths have been reported to date. This powerful storm first made landfall on August 25 […]

Preachers offer comfort, challenge and humor in the face of Harvey

[Episcopal News Service] Sometimes, it is the simplest words that work the best. That, and some humor. “So.” “Wow.” “What a week.” That is how the Rev. Dr. Russell J. Levenson, Jr., rector of St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston, began his Sept. 3 sermon. Like many preachers faced with the task of bringing the […]

Predicadores brindan consuelo, estímulo y humor frente a Harvey

[Episcopal News Service] A veces, las palabras más sencillas son las que mejor funcionan. Eso, y algo de humor. “Entonces” “¡Guau!” “¡Qué semana!” Así fue que el Rdo. Russell J. Levenson Jr., rector de la iglesia episcopal de San Martín [St. Martin’s Episcopal Church] en Houston, comenzó su sermón del 3 de septiembre. Al igual que […]

Episcopalians labor on to help Hurricane Harvey-hit Gulf Coast

One week after storm’s first landfall, survivors assess damage, plan recovery

[Episcopal News Service] The rest of the United States might be headed into the three-day Labor Day weekend with thoughts of picnics and beaches, but Episcopalians along the Harvey-hit Gulf Coast will be working to clean up the damage and begin to put their lives, and the lives of their neighbors, back together. That work […]

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