October 21, 2014
More than $130,000 distributed to 11 self-help projects
October 21, 2014
October 20, 2014
Western Kansas Diocesan Convention
Feast of Ignatius
17 October 2014
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church
Ignatius was a martyr. He didn’t just die for his faith, he agitated for martyrdom. When he heard the Roman emperor Trajan was nearby, he went and stood in front of him and publicly proclaimed himself a Christian. Since being a Christian was a crime against...
October 17, 2014
- Metropolitan Tikhon and Bishop Michael celebrate anniversary of Princeton University’s OCF chapter, the oldest in the US, September 21, 2014.
Every year, parishes across North America remember their college students a Sunday in the fall semester. This year, the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of...
- [Trinity Wall Street press release] At its October meeting, the Trinity Wall Street vestry approved more than $1.7 million in new grants.A grant of $300,000 was made to the Province of West Africa for emergency relief and response to the Ebola outbreak. These funds will go directly to the Dioceses of Bo and Freetown in Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia.
The dioceses are coordinating...
October 16, 2014
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 10/16/14)—ABCUSA is pleased to announce that Rev. Alan Newton, executive minister of the American Baptist Churches of the Rochester-Genesee Region, will be offering leadership to ABCUSA’s initiative on Baptist Muslim Dialogue.
Rev. Newton has been involved for several years in interfaith efforts in the Rochester area, especially in building relationships among the three Abrahamic religions. He will be using this considerable experience in...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 10/13/14)—On Saturday, October 4, 2014, during the Business Session after 108 years of American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles and the 119 years of the churches from the former ABC of the Pacific Southwest, now known as the American Baptist Congregations of the Southwest and Hawaii, delegates voted to become a new Regional reality. More than 200 delegates representing 70 Covenanting Churches voted to become the American Baptist Churches...
October 10, 2014
[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians in many dioceses across the church have been considering how to respond to Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court...
October 9, 2014
Parliament Trustee Robert Sellers discusses film as a means of reflecting on human drama occurring across the globe, and as a springboard for conversation regarding shared values and the role of Religions therein.
Every couple of years, I offer a...