June 8, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The popular Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) will be held at Villanova University in suburban Philadelphia. Slated for July 9-13, 2014, EYE14 is being planned in partnership with the Diocese of Pennsylvania.
The announcement was made June 8 by Bishop Clifton Daniel of the Diocese of Pennsylvania, to Executive Council, currently meeting in Maryland.
“Villanova University offers a scenic setting, with ample...
May 19, 2013
[Episcopal News Service] El Espíritu Santo llega, para algunos, como una presencia consoladora. Para otros es una inquietud perturbadora. Y para otros es misterioso, incluso atemorizante.
Pero no lo confundan con [la fiesta de] Pentecostés —el quincuagésimo día después de Pascua— que la Iglesia conmemora este domingo (19 de mayo) y que “nos desafía a concentrarnos al menos un día en la actividad del Espíritu en nuestra vida”, según la Rda. Janet Broderick, rectora de la...
May 17, 2013
[Episcopal News Service] The Holy Spirit comes, for some, as a comforting presence. For others, it’s a disturbing upsetter. And still, for others, it is mysterious, even scary.
But don’t confuse it just with Pentecost – the 50th day after Easter – which the church observes this Sunday (May 19) and which “challenges us to focus at least one day on the Spirit’s activity in our life,” according to the Rev. Janet Broderick, rector of...
May 8, 2013
[Refugee Council USA press release] On the eve of the U.S. Senate’s first markup of the bipartisan immigration reform bill, a wide array of faith leaders are urging legislators to ensure that comprehensive immigration reform upholds the United States’ proud history and tradition of protecting and welcoming refugees, asylum-seekers, and those fleeing persecution.
Rabbi Steve Gutow, president of the...
May 2, 2013
Western North Carolina Presbytery endorses longtime educator
May 2, 2013
April 29, 2013
Popular sport draws notice as players pray before games
Apr 29, 2013 Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Mark A. Kellner, News Editor, Adventist Review
What would you do to attract young people to church, particularly in a nation where overt witnessing is difficult?