April 27, 2015
Compassion, Peace and Justice Ministry hosts 200 Presbyterian advocates to discuss solutions for addressing mass incarceration problem
April 27, 2015...
[Episcopal News Service] Suicide and self-harm rates among indigenous youth in the United States and worldwide have reached epidemic rates, according to the young men and women who testified during the April 21 session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.
Indigenous Episcopal voices, part of a delegation organized and supported by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society,...
April 24, 2015
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced that Kayla Massey of the Diocese of Upper South Carolina has been named the first Julia Chester Emery United Thank Offering/Young Adult Service Corps intern.
Massey currently serves as a Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) volunteer in the...
April 21, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 4/21/15)—Selected by American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) board of directors from nominations submitted by clergy and laypersons across the United States and Puerto Rico, a number of American Baptist clergy and lay leaders will receive awards for significant faith-based work. Presentation times and dates will be announced as they become available.
“American Baptist Home Mission Societies is so proud to announce these ministry awards,...
April 17, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 4/17/15)—The American Baptist Churches of Metropolitan New York has appointed Rev. Dr. Cheryl Dudley as its new Regional Executive Minister. The Board of Directors voted unanimously to approve the Search Committee recommendation. Dr. Dudley succeeds the Rev. James O. Stallings who has led the region for over 22 years, and concluded his service on April 15, 2015. Dudley will begin serving in this new position on May 1, 2015.
April 15, 2015
Development of interfaith network propels climate action beyond policy statements
April 15, 2015
- Bill Hwang had just had a banner year as a hedge-fund manager in New York City when he realized something was missing in his life. That something was God.
April 14, 2015
Two videos illustrating the work and mission of The Parliament of the World’s Religion’s were awarded highest honors at The Religion Communicators Council (RCC) annual Derose-Hinkhouse Memorial Awards ceremony in Alexandria, VA.
Both videos received awards under the Audio & Video, Broadcast, Non...