February 23, 2017
February 22, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] A “peace camp” for children in New Mexico, translated into a new program for adults.
American cultural assimilation classes for women who recently arrived in Dallas as refugees.
Ecumenical outreach in the black community by a half dozen predominantly white churches in east Texas, where hate groups have been reported in alarming numbers.
The Episcopal Church’s Province VII is...
February 17, 2017
February 14, 2017
February 9, 2017
February 6, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, president of the House of Deputies, have written to the speaker of the Texas House of Representatives to praise his opposition to a so-called “bathroom bill” in that state.
“The need for voices of conscience is urgent at this moment, because laws like the one proposed in Texas target some of the most vulnerable people in our...
February 3, 2017
[Episcopal News Service] Two major events during Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s visit to the Pittsburgh diocese Feb. 3-5 will be streamed on the internet for those unable to attend in person.
Viewers can watch the Absalom Jones Day Eucharist from Holy Cross Church, Homewood, beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, and the “Taking the Jesus Movement to the Mon” Eucharist from St. Stephen’s Church, McKeesport, beginning at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb...
January 31, 2017
[House of Deputies] The Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, president of the Episcopal Church House of Deputies, wrote to deputies Jan. 31 about how and why the Church ought to continue its support of refugees.
Like many of you, in the last week I have watched the news from Washington D.C. unfold with increasing disbelief and growing fear for the most vulnerable among us. The new administration’s efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act without a...
[Episcopal Public Policy Network] The Episcopal Public Policy Network is launching a nationwide advocacy campaign in support of refugees. Over the next two months, we’re challenging Episcopalians to call their national, state, and local elected officials at least four times. Now, more than ever, people of faith must make their voices heard. We have created a 2×4 Fight for Refugees Campaign page with numbers to dial...