December 2, 2016
[Episcopal Diocese of West Texas] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas has announced the seven potential nominees to stand for election as the sixth bishop suffragan of the diocese.
The potential nominees are:
- The Rev. Jennifer Brook-Davidson, vicar, St. Elizabeth’s Church, Buda, Texas;
- The Rev. Christopher Caddell, rector, Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, Dripping Springs,...
December 1, 2016
[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians in the path of catastrophic wildfires that have destroyed a large swath of the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in the southeastern U.S. are working to help their communities in the aftermath.
“Several of our parishes are working with local fire and police departments to begin to collect items that are of need as we move through the rescue phase of the response to the fires,”...
November 29, 2016
[Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida] A new model for the venerable Episcopal Church Women was presented at the first-day opener of the new Program Center at DaySpring Episcopal Center. The building, supported by ECW from its inception, is part of $20 million in improvements to the Diocese of Southwest Florida conference and camp center.
“It’s about the possibilities of a new model based on the good that we have done,” said Lisa Towle, president of the Episcopal Church...
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November 21, 2016
[Diocese of North Carolina] The Standing Committee and Nominating Committee of the Diocese of North Carolina Nov. 21 announced the slate of nominees for the XII Bishop Diocesan of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina.
The nominees are:
- The Rev. Charles T. Dupree – Trinity Episcopal Church, Bloomington, Indiana
- The Rev. Samuel S....
November 18, 2016
[All Saints Episcopal Church press release] This month, as part of a comprehensive greening project, All Saints Episcopal Church in San Leandro, California, will have a 9.24kw solar power system installed on the church. This system will include 33 panels and will generate enough electricity to cover the church’s entire electricity bill. This greening project at the church has also brought heightened awareness around recycling and other energy-efficiency improvements to the...