Political unrest in Haiti delays grand opening celebration at rebuilt Episcopal school

[Episcopal News Service] The threat of violent political protests in Haiti has forced Episcopal leaders to postpone the grand opening celebration at a rebuilt school that had been scheduled for Oct. 16. The Oct. 12 letter from St. Vincent’s School administrators did not identify a specific threat to the school but spoke of general concern […]

Memorial services held for Bishop Jean Rigal Elisee of Newark, New Jersey

[Diocese of Newark] With sadness, members of the Diocese of Newark announced the passing of the Rt. Rev. Jean Rigal Elisee, who served as the diocese’s supply bishop, assisting with confirmations from 2005 to 2007. His funeral was Sept. 30 at Grace Church in Newark, New Jersey, followed by a repast. It was preceded by a viewing that […]

Haiti Partnership Committee offers report, looks to the future

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] At its recent meeting in June in Port-au-Prince, the Haiti Partnership Committee took steps that enable progress on three projects: Holy Trinity Cathedral Complex, St. Barnabas Agricultural College and St. Vincent’s Center for Handicapped Children.  The Haiti Partnership Committee was established in 2016 through a memorandum of understanding […]

Se aceptan nominaciones para Obispo Coadjutor de la Diócesis of Haití

[19 de junio, 2017] Se están aceptando nominaciones de candidatos para cl cargo de Obispo Coadjutor de la Diócesis Episcopal de Haití. El perfil de la Diócesis de Haití está disponible aquí y aquí. El proceso abierto de nominación para Obispo Coadjutor de Haití continúa hasta el 29 de junio. Tenga en cuenta: •  Los […]

Nominations acceptées pour le poste d’évêque coadjuteur du Diocèse d’Haïti

Les nominations sont acceptées pour les candidatures au poste d’évêque coadjuteur du Diocèse épiscopal d’Haïti. Le profil du Diocèse d’Haïti est disponible en anglais ici et en français ici. Le processus de nomination de l’évêque coadjuteur d’Haïti continue jusqu’au 29 juin. Veuillez prendre bonne note : Les candidats doivent parler couramment français et créole, et être capables de […]

Nominations accepted for Diocese of Haiti bishop coadjutor

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Nominations are being accepted for candidates for the position of bishop coadjutor for the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti. The Diocese of Haiti Profile is available in English here and in French here. The open nomination process for the Bishop Coadjutor of Haiti continues through June 29. Please note: Candidates must […]

Presiding Bishop preaches on ‘forgiveness, repentance, healing and reconciliation’ in Haiti

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry preached a sermon “on the occasion of the liturgical signing of the covenant of reconciliation” on May 23 at the Episcopal Theological Seminary in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. All clergy in the diocese attended the special liturgy. “Mutual forgiveness and repentance, healing and reconciliation are hard work and they often take […]

L’Évêque Primat prêche sur « le pardon, le repentir, la guérison et la réconciliation », en Haïti

[Episcopal News Service] L’Évêque Primat Michael Curry a prononcé un sermon « à l’occasion de la signature liturgique du pacte de réconciliation », le 23 mai à l’Episcopal Theological Seminary de Port-au-Prince en Haïti. L’ensemble du clergé du diocèse a assisté à la liturgie spéciale. « Le pardon et le repentir, la guérison et la réconciliation mutuels sont un […]

EPPN: Take action on hunger in Haiti

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] Six months after Hurricane Matthew slammed into Haiti, 1.5 million Haitians remain food insecure. As our world’s climate changes, Haitians have endured catastrophic droughts, destructive floods and repetitive hurricanes which exacerbate existing agricultural challenges and erode development gains. Haitians depend upon international support and technical assistance from the United States, […]

L’Évêque Primat Michael Curry annonce la conclusion d’un Pacte pour le diocèse d’Haïti

[Le 24 avril 2017] Avec nos sincères remerciements à Dieu tout-puissant et une profonde gratitude pour les prières d’un si grand nombre de fidèles de toute l’Église, Michael B. Curry, l’Évêque Président et Primat de l’Église épiscopale, annonce un Pacte conclu entre l’Évêque d’Haïti, Mgr Jean Zaché Duracin, l’Évêque suffragant, Mgr Ogé Beauvoir, le Comité […]