February 25, 2014
"Begin at the ground up" to reach young people says Father Dave Dwyer to New York Chapter
Father Dave and RCC President Jay Rollins share a laugh at Thursday's luncheon. (photo by M.B. Coudal)
Father Dave Dwyer, CSP, of Busted Halo, delivered a thought-provoking presentation at the February New York Chapter meeting on...
February 24, 2014
Installation of David Rice as Bishop Assistant
23 February 2014
St. Paul’s, Modesto, CA
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church
We’re here today to celebrate the next chapter in a very long story. The history of this diocese has roots in the first worship by Anglicans, led by Sir Francis Drake’s chaplain north of San Francisco in 1579. A group of Native Americans stood by and...
February 22, 2014
Faithful from parishes and villages across Alaska and the dioceses of the Orthodox Church in America began arriving early at the spacious Saint Innocent Cathedral here on the morning of Friday, February 21, 2014 for the celebration of the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, during which Bishop-Elect David [Mahaffey] was consecrated to the episcopacy as Bishop of Sitka and Alaska....
February 21, 2014
[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta] A response to those wondering how I can welcome and affirm LGBTQ persons and recommend a book coauthored by Pastor Rick Warren.
“What were you thinking?” is a question that was put to me by a member of one of our congregations when she learned that I had recommended The Daniel Plan for reading during the season of Lent. The question and the concern it voices at my recommendation are fair. And, I am thankful for an opportunity to...
February 19, 2014
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church Task Force on the Study of Marriage wants videos from Episcopalians throughout the church.
The videos should focus on the topic: Give us your first name and tell a one minute story about your relationship or one you know well in which you have seen the image of God.
“We invite Episcopalians to prepare, produce and submit a one-minute video sharing their thoughts and feelings that we can...
February 18, 2014
Frances Taylor Gench on experiences as seminary professor, church leader, person of faith
February 18, 2014
Chaplain Sarah Byrne-Martelli, MDiv BCC, a member of the Orthodox Church in America’s Department of Institutional Ministries has been appointed to the BCCI Chaplaincy Certification Commission—the national board that oversees the certification and endorsement of health care chaplains across the US.