Task Force on the Study of Marriage Reports Progress

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage has issued the following progress report: The Task Force on the Study of Marriage, meeting August 28-30 in Salt Lake City, UT, continued its work as directed by the 2015 General Convention. The Task Force reviewed the work completed to […]

Darvin Darling named Episcopal Church Director of Information Technology

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Darvin Darling has been named the Episcopal Church Director of Information Technology, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff. Smith, Episcopal Church Chief Operating Officer, in making the announcement. “He’s smart, thoughtful and at least three steps ahead when thinking about what the church needs from technology to build […]

Episcopal Church House of Bishops to gather in Fairbanks, Alaska

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] More than 125 bishops of the Episcopal Church will gather in Fairbanks, Alaska to pray, bless the land, visit missions, and discuss the business of the church at the House of Bishops September 21 – 26. Hosted by Diocese of Alaska Bishop Mark Lattime, this meeting marks the first time […]

Application process now open for Episcopal Church Constable Fund Grants

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The application process is now open for the Constable Fund Grants for the 2017-2018 cycle. The Constable Fund provides grants to fund mission initiatives that were not provided for within the budget of the Episcopal Church, as approved by General Convention2015. The Rev. Canon Tanya Wallace, Executive Council member from […]

Katelyn Kenney has been named 2017-2018 United Thank Offering Julia Chester Emery intern

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Katelyn Kenney of Pearland, TX has been named the United Thank Offering Julia Chester Emery intern for 2017-2018. “I’m so grateful for the opportunity to explore my gifts through this internship and meet creative individuals within the Episcopal Church along the way,” Kenney said. The purpose of the internship is […]

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 […]

El Obispo Primado y la presidente de la Cámara de Diputados sobre el DACA: ‘Estamos con los Soñadores y haremos todo que podamos para apoyarlos’

Hoy nuestros corazones están con aquellos a los que se conocen como “los soñadores”—esos jóvenes, mujeres y hombres, que fueron traídos a este país de niños, que se criaron aquí y cuya primera identidad cultural y nacional es estadounidense. Creemos que estos jóvenes son hijos de Dios y que merecen una oportunidad de vivir vidas […]

Applications accepted for United Thank Offering young adult, seminarian grants for 2018

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Applications are now accepted for the 2018 United Thank Offering grants: 10 grants of $2500 for young adults; and 10 grants of $2500 to seminarians. The focus of the grants is The Jesus Movement: Evangelism, Reconciliation and Creation Care. The United Thank Offering is a gratitude ministry of the […]

Presiding Bishop, House of Deputies president on DACA

We stand with the Dreamers and will do all that we can to support them

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have issued the following statement concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Today our hearts are with those known as the Dreamers—those young women and men who […]

‘Our brothers and sisters in Texas and Louisiana need our help’

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on Hurricane Harvey

  [Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Long ago the prophet Malachi taught that we are all children of God by virtue of our creation by the same God. “Have we not all one father? Has not one God created us,” he asked (2:10). Jesus taught the same thing when he told a story about […]