July 15, 2016
July 14, 2016
[Episcopal News Service –Seattle, Washington] The traffic might be flowing along Interstate 5 and seaplanes might be droning over Lake Union below St. Mark’s Cathedral, but when Carolyn White comes to the church’s kitchen garden the noise seems to drop away.
She knows it sounds funny to say but, despite the bustle of urban Seattle below, working in the garden “really is a quiet time for some...
July 13, 2016
The Rt. Rev. Edmond Lee Browning, 24th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, died July 11. His death is a loss to Integrity USA as an organization and to me personally. Bishop Browning’s stance that there would be no outcasts in The Episcopal Church was a costly position for him to take. He was criticized by those in our church who considered themselves to be of a more traditional bent. His ministry is summarized here:...
July 12, 2016
The Most Rev. Edmond Lee Browning, the 24th Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church (1986-1997), who was unwavering in his commitment to the vision of a more compassionate and inclusive church, died on July 11 at his home in Dee, Oregon. He was 87 years old.
In his acceptance speech after his election as presiding bishop in September 1985 at the Convention Center in Anaheim, California, Browning articulated the phrase...
July 11, 2016
July 7, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 7, Thursdays at 2 features the work and mission of Bluestone Farms and the Community of the Holy Spirit in the Diocese of New York.
The video is available here. Closed captioned video available...
July 6, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] $133,000 has been awarded to 18 recipients of the...
- Archbishop Alejo addresses youth at diocesan conference.
Two significant events in the life of the Orthodox Church in America’s Diocese of Mexico occurred during the month of June 2016.
Nearly 100 youth and young adults gathered on June 1 for the diocese’s youth conference. Representing several parishes and missions, the youth enjoyed worshipping together, engaging in discussions and...
July 5, 2016
- Move from New York of U.S. headquarters for United Methodist Board of Global Ministries will be completed by the end of October.