August 22, 2016
August 19, 2016
August 18, 2016
[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...
When Kenneth C. Marsenburg, Jr., accepted an invitation in 2013 to serve as Director of Development for American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA), he said it felt like he was “coming home again.”
“I was here (in Valley Forge) from 1986 to 1988 as a consultant, hired to support a mission initiative to raise funds for new church starts, world mission and for underwriting the Green Lake (Wis.) Conference Center,” Marsenburg recalls.
That was close to the outset of his career. Over...
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
- The idea for Reformed Worship, which is kicking off its 30th anniversary celebration with its September issue, sprang to life somewhere along the New York Thruway (Interstate 90).
August 15, 2016
A visit to the new LDS temple in Philadelphia
By Linda Bloom, President, RCC New York Chapter
Ryan Koch, a member of the RCC New York Chapter, gives the guests on his Aug. 4 bus tour a preview of the day’s visit to historic sites and the new Philadelphia temple. Photo by Mark Dransfield.
An Aug. 4, 2016 road trip to Philadelphia...
La cathédrale épiscopale de la Sainte Trinité à Paris est aujourd’hui un exemple de la féminisation des ministères anglicans. Au service du dimanche matin, le Doyen Lucinda Laird et la chanoine Mary Haddad accueillent et célèbrent côte à côte.
Mais outre le clergé, dans les équipes liturgiques chargées de la préparation et de la célébration du service, la centaine de bénévoles est hautement féminisé.
Pourtant, longtemps anecdotiques, les ministères féminins tels qu’on les...