March 23, 2015
March 22, 2015
Reflections, Prayers and Remembrances at the 59th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women
by Phyllis Curott, Vice-Chair of the Parliament of the World’s Religions...
March 21, 2015
The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America held its spring session at the Chancery here March 17-20, 2015.
The session was chaired by His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, who in his opening remarks thanked the members of the Holy Synod, the Chancery staff, and those who facilitate the Church’s boards, committees, commissions and departments for their work and...
March 18, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/18/15)—The Rev. Dr. Glenn H. Asquith Jr., an ordained American Baptist pastor and former chair of the American Baptist Endorsement Committee for chaplaincy and pastoral counseling, received the 14th Helen Flanders Dunbar Award for Significant Contributions to Clinical Pastoral Training on Sunday in Chicago during the 2015 conference of...
March 17, 2015
New Haven, CT: Holy Transfiguration parish plans centennial celebrationArchbishop Nikon with Father Michael Westerberg and area clergy during recent visit Holy Transfiguration parish.
Archpriest Michael Westerberg and the faithful of Holy Transfiguration Church—the first Orthodox Christian parish in New Haven, CT—are busy planning their community’s 100th Anniversary...
March 12, 2015
- Fr. Kishkovsky [left], Metropolitan Tikhon as Cardinal Dolan passes in procession.
His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon attended the Funeral of Edward Cardinal Egan at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral here on March 10, 2015.
Presiding at the Mass of Christian Burial for his predecessor was the current head of the Catholic Archdiocese of New York, Timothy Cardinal...
March 10, 2015
March 6, 2015
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The 59th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) meeting in New York City March 9 to March 20 will bring women and men from The Episcopal Church and throughout the Anglican Communion.
The 2015 UNCSW theme is a review of progress made in the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Program for Action, 20 years after its adoption at the Fourth World Conference on Women in 1995. ...
March 5, 2015
Two leaders of Chicago Theological Seminary, one of the seminaries of the United Church of Christ, will take part in a commemorative march this weekend in Selma, Ala., to mark the 50th anniversary of the historic 1965 marches for voting rights.