February 25, 2016
February 24, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has sent the following letter to the staff of the Episcopal Church with an update on the independent investigation he called for after...
February 22, 2016
[Episcopal News Service –Terrier-Rouge, Haiti] On a recent February morning a young Haitian man riding high on a John Deere tractor tilled the fields, readying them for the first planting of the year at the St. Barnabas Center for Agriculture, an Episcopal college located on 475 acres of fertile coastal plain in northern Haiti.
As the tractor turned over the dark, clay soil, preparing it for planting, two young men worked to patch a...
[Diocese of Michigan] Celebrating the Feast of Absalom Jones on Feb. 20, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry touched on his ongoing theme of the “Jesus Movement,” a message enthusiastically received at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Detroit.
“We were baptized not just into a membership of the church,” he said. “We were baptized into a movement. We’ve been baptized into the Jesus Movement, and we are the Episcopal branch of the Jesus...
February 11, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Communication] The Rev. Stephanie Spellers, canon to Presiding Bishop Michael Curry for evangelism and reconciliation, is one of many Episcopalians who brought Ashes to Go to the streets on Ash Wednesday.
An ENS article about Ash Wednesday initiatives to bring church to the people is available here.
February 9, 2016
February 8, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] “The season of Lent is upon us,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry says in his Message for Lent 2016. “It is a season of making a renewed commitment to participate and be a part of the movement of Jesus in this world.”
The holy season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 10, and continues to the festive day of Easter on March 27.
The video also is available...