October 21, 2016
[Diocese of Puerto Rico] The Search and Nominating Committee for the election of a Bishop for the Episcopal Diocese of Puerto Rico, after deep prayer and discernment in the exercise of its responsibility and in accordance with the criteria established by the Standing Committee, on Sept. 27 announced a slate of four candidates for the position of the eighth bishop of the diocese, succeeding the Rt. Rev. Wilfrido Ramos Orench who has...
October 17, 2016
October 14, 2016
Episcopal bishops from all six dioceses in California have issued a statement supporting Proposition 62, which, if passed, would repeal the death penalty. The statement follows.
Grace and peace to you, in the Name of Jesus Christ. We are the bishops of the six dioceses of the Episcopal Church in California. We believe that the citizens of our state face a profound moral choice this November in the form of Proposition 62. That measure, if approved, will end the death penalty in...
October 13, 2016
October 10, 2016
Bulletin inserts for Oct. 16, the twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost, focus on the 25th annual National Observance of Children’s Sabbaths celebration.
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October 5, 2016
October 3, 2016
[Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles] The Rev. Canon John Taylor, vicar of St. John Chrysostom Church and School in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, has been nominated by petition as a candidate for bishop coadjutor in the Diocese of Los Angeles. Taylor’s nomination was approved by the diocesan Standing Committee in keeping with procedures set by the Bishop Coadjutor Search Committee.
Taylor is the sixth nominee, joining previously announced candidates the Rev. Paul...