February 19, 2017
[Episcopal News Service — Hong Kong] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry preached to a standing room only crowd that overflowed into the courtyard at St. John’s Cathedral in Hong Kong’s central business district on Feb. 19.
Curry is on his first official visit to Asia since his July 2015 election as presiding bishop and primate of the Episcopal Church. Hong Kong was the second stop on a four-country tour that includes the Philippines, China and Taiwan.
January 30, 2017
January 9, 2017
December 14, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The application deadline nears for young adults (21-30 years old) for 2017-2018 placements in the Episcopal Church Young Adult Service Corps, commonly known as YASC.
Through YASC, young adults have an opportunity to transform their own lives while engaging in mission and ministry in the Anglican Communion.
December 9, 2016
[Episcopal News Service] Andy Russell from the Diocese of Southern Virginia has served as a Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) volunteer in the Diocese of Central Tanganyika, Tanzania, where he supported the diocesan communications efforts and the Carpenter’s Kids orphan support program.
The experience, Russell says, has helped him to grow and expand his outlook on life. “It’s all about relationships, walking together, building community, being a global...