February 9, 2016
February 8, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] “The season of Lent is upon us,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry says in his Message for Lent 2016. “It is a season of making a renewed commitment to participate and be a part of the movement of Jesus in this world.”
The holy season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 10, and continues to the festive day of Easter on March 27.
The video also is available...
[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry returned to the Diocese of Washington Feb. 7 to preach at a 3 p.m. Eucharist commemorating Absalom Jones, the first African-American to be ordained an Episcopal priest. The service included traditional African-American hymns and music of the African diaspora. The service was held at Washington National Cathedral and co-sponsored by Saint Andrew’s, College Park, the Union of Black Episcopalians, and the Diocese of Washington...
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...