September 23, 2014
September 22, 2014
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage has issued the following report:
Report of work from the Task Force on the Study of Marriage
September 22, 2014
The Task Force on the Study of Marriage is continuing the work of identifying and exploring the biblical, theological, historical, liturgical, and canonical dimensions of marriage – as charged by 2012 General...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church is meeting in the Diocese of Taiwan from September 17 to September 23. The following is an account of the activities for Monday, September 22.
The theme for the fall meeting of the Episcopal Church House of Bishops is Expanding the Apostolic Imagination....
“If we are to respond to the ecological crisis in a responsible and substantial way, we must move beyond mere talk to practical action,” said Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople in an official message to the Interfaith Summit on Climate Change to be held this week in New York City.
Sponsored by the World Council of Churches (WCC) in collaboration with the Religions...
The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers, chaplain to the House of Bishops, preached Sept. 22 at the House of Bishops meeting in Taipei, Taiwan.
“Rolling with Jesus”
Matthew 9: 9-13: As Jesus was walking along, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax booth; and he said to him, ‘Follow me.’ And he got up and followed him. And as he sat at dinner in the house, many tax-collectors and sinners came and were sitting with him and his disciples. When the...
Proper 20A 2014 — Church of the Advent, Taiwan
In the name of God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit — Amen.
I bring you greetings from the people of the Diocese of Los Angeles — it is a great honor to be with you this morning, preaching here at the Church of the Advent.
Today’s readings are all about economics. Not just any kind of economics,...
September 21, 2014
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church is meeting in the Diocese of Taiwan from September 17 to September 23. The following is an account of the activities for Saturday and Sunday, September 20 and 21.
The theme for the fall meeting of the Episcopal Church House of Bishops is Expanding the Apostolic Imagination...
September 19, 2014
[Diocese of California press release] The Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of California has announced a new diocesan-sponsored program to enable all churches in the Diocese of California to obtain solar panels at no upfront cost to the individual churches. The goal is to eventually have 100% of the churches in the diocese move toward being good stewards of our earth by switching their energy use from fossil fuel generated energy to renewable solar energy.