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A Gift to the World: Co-Laborers for the Healing of Brokenness

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church – United Methodist Dialogue group have prepared A Gift to the World: Co-Laborers for the Healing of Brokenness; The Episcopal Church and The United Methodist Church – A Proposal for Full Communion, the result of dialogue for a formal full-communion relationship. In a recent […]

Diocese of North Carolina notified of successful canonical consent process

Bishop-Elect Samuel Rodman ordination and consecration is set for July 15

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of North Carolina that Bishop-Elect Samuel Rodman has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process. The Rev. Samuel Rodman was […]

Thy Kingdom Come: Episcopal Church joins Worldwide Anglican Communion campaign calling for prayer

#Pledge2Pray effort begins on May 5

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church has joined the worldwide Anglican Communion in Thy Kingdom Come, a campaign initiated by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby calling for prayer by individuals, congregations and families. Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement that invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension […]

Episcopal Church releases ‘Becoming Beloved Community’ guide for racial reconciliation efforts

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Following a year of listening, consulting and reflection, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings and officers of the House of Bishops and House of Deputies are inviting Episcopalians to study and commit to using “Becoming Beloved Community: The Episcopal […]

Episcopal News Service announces staff changes, assignments

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal News Service has announced changes to its editorial and production teams. Matthew Davies has transitioned into the role of advertising and web manager for the Episcopal Digital Network, which includes Episcopal News Service (ENS); Lynette Wilson has been named the news service’s managing editor; the Rev. […]

Episcopal Church announces Stewardship of Creation grant recipients

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Eight grants, totaling $69,400, have been awarded in the first round of grantmaking managed by the Advisory Council for the Stewardship of Creation and approved by the Executive Council of the Episcopal Church at its February meeting. Grants were awarded to: Episcopal Earthkeepers Circle, Diocese of Minnesota, […]

Episcopal Church scholarship applications for 2017-2018 now accepted

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are now being accepted for educational scholarships from the Episcopal Church for the 2017-2018 academic year. The scholarships are derived from annual income of designated trust funds established by generous donors through bequests to the Episcopal Church.  The scholarships assist students who are mostly enrolled in […]

April gatherings designed for Episcopal missional leaders

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Two conferences for Episcopal Church missional leaders are slated for April at Virginia Theological Seminary: Missional Voices and Genesis Gathering. Missional Voices The Missional Voices gathering for leaders throughout the Episcopal Church is scheduled for April 21-22. The Rev. Tom Brackett, staff officer for new church starts […]

Voluntarios episcopales en Misión ofrece oportunidades para que adultos sirvan en toda la Comunión Anglicana

[31 de enero del 2017] A medida que la Iglesia Episcopal relanza a los Voluntarios Episcopales en Misión, se invita a los candidatos adultos interesados a considerar las oportunidades de compartir y aprender en lugares a lo largo de la Comunión Anglicana. “Estamos relanzando este programa misionero existente desde hace mucho tiempo para concienciar a […]

Episcopal Volunteers in Mission offers opportunities for adults to serve throughout Anglican Communion

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] As the Episcopal Church relaunches Episcopal Volunteers in Mission, interested adult candidates are invited to consider opportunities for sharing and learning in locales throughout the Anglican Communion. “We are relaunching this long-standing missionary program to make people aware of the opportunities for Episcopalians of all ages to […]