August 19, 2016
[Episcopal Peace Fellowship press release] The National Executive Council of the Episcopal Peace Fellowship joined by the fellowship’s Palestine/Israel Network, is proud to stand in solidarity with Black Lives Matter Movement in unequivocal support of its ”Vision for Black Lives” issued on August 1.
“The policy demands listed in the platform cover a wide variety of intersecting issues, all of which are also important to the mission of Episcopal Peace Fellowship and...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are now accepted for the Episcopal Church missioner for indigenous ministries, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff.
The missioner for indigenous ministries enables and empowers the needs and inclusion of indigenous peoples and their respective communities within the Episcopal Church. The position’s primary focus is leadership development, education and ministry development opportunities by and for...
August 18, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church is accepting applications for the position of manager for language services, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff.
In this full-time position, the manager for language services will manage all aspects of translation and interpretation activities for the Episcopal Church, including items needed from the Presiding Bishop’s Office, General Convention office, and other church bodies and staff...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Twenty-nine Episcopal Church Jubilee Grants totaling $64,612.30 have been awarded to support mission and ministry in 22 dioceses.
Jubilee Ministries are congregations or agencies with connections to the Episcopal Church, designated by diocesan bishops and affirmed by Executive Council, whose mission work affects the lives of those in need, addressing basic human needs and justice issues.
Grants were awarded...
August 17, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Episcopal Church is accepting applications for the position of chief operating officer, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff.
The chief operating officer position is based in New York City and is a full-time position. The chief operating officer oversees a broad portfolio of responsibilities including the day-to-day operation and management of human resources, information technology, buildings and facilities, and real...
August 16, 2016
[Episcopal Relief & Development] Episcopal Relief & Development is in contact with diocesan leaders along the Gulf Coast who are coordinating flood response efforts after several days of heavy rainfall across the region.
August 15, 2016
[Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana]
In the wake of the flooding in the Baton Rouge area, I wanted to touch base with you to let you know where we stand as a diocese. Over the weekend, I was in regular contact with many of our congregations and clergy. As you know, the severity and speed of this storm caught all of us by surprise.
On Saturday, we sent out an alert on our new Alert Media network through Episcopal Relief and Development. We are...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church is accepting applications for the new full-time position of digital evangelist, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff.
Duties for the digital evangelist include strategizing efforts for the building of relationships, creating community, and fostering an aspirational online social presence by managing and implementing the Episcopal Church’s growing digital evangelism ministry. The...
August 8, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The application process is now open for the Constable Fund Grants for the 2016-2017 cycle.
The Constable Fund provides grants to fund mission initiatives that were not provided for within the budget of the Episcopal Church, as approved by General Convention 2015.
The Rev. Tanya Wallace, Executive Council member from the Diocese of Western Massachusetts and chair of the Constable Fund Grant Review Committee,...