February 28, 2014
February 26, 2014
February 21, 2014
[Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts] The world was watching on Feb. 11, 1989, when Barbara C. Harris was consecrated before a congregation of nearly 8,000 at Hynes Auditorium in Boston, thus becoming the worldwide Anglican Communion’s first female bishop.
The historic and, at the time, controversial nature of that event signalled for many a hoped-for sea change toward church leadership that looks more like the church’s actual membership, a majority of which is...
February 20, 2014
In conjunction with Black History Month, the Episcopal News Service is featuring articles on historically black Episcopal congregations during February. Resources for Black History Month are available here.
February 13, 2014
In conjunction with Black History Month, the Episcopal News Service will publish feature articles on several historically black Episcopal congregations during February.
February 5, 2014
February 3, 2014
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Videos, discussion points and other resources are available for use in observing Black History Monday and Absalom Jones Day on February 13.
Resources are available at no fee here.
The resources include videos from the Episcopal Church two-day event forum, State of Racism In America. DVDs of the State of Racism can be...