February 2, 2016
[Episcopal News Service] The season of Lent, the 46 days between Ash Wednesday and Easter, begins Feb. 10 this year, and across the Episcopal Church there are a number of devotional resources to help Episcopalians observe a holy Lent.
Below are links to information about resources that ENS has received to date. Additional resources, including the presiding bishop’s Lenten message will be available in the days leading up to Ash Wednesday and throughout Lent.
January 26, 2016
January 22, 2016
[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry kicked off Trinity Institute’s 2016 conference, “Listen for a Change: Sacred Conversations for Racial Justice,” on Jan. 21 with a sermon focusing on Chapter 8 of the Gospel according to Matthew, the story of the centurion’s servant, urging his listeners to join the “Jesus Movement” to change the world.
January 15, 2016
Press conference held Jan. 15 at the conclusion of the Primates Meeting in Canterbury, England.
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry has issued a video statement concerning the actions of the Anglican primates at their meeting in Canterbury, England.
The following is the text of the presiding bishop’s statement:
Before I say a word about our gathering here at the Primates Meeting, I just want to say a word of thank you to...
[Episcopal News Service – Canterbury, England] As the 38 primates of the Anglican Communion conclude their Jan. 11-15 meeting calling for temporary sanctions on the Episcopal Church but with a commitment to walking together, church leaders say the real instruments of communion and...
January 14, 2016
January 11, 2016
[Episcopal News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is hoping that senior Anglican leaders meeting in Canterbury, England, this week might be able to find a path towards reconciliation rather than schism over deeply held differences of opinion concerning human sexuality issues.
Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today program ahead of the Jan. 11-16 meeting, Welby said, “Certainly I want...