March 16, 2017
March 15, 2017
- B’nai B’rith International has issued the following statement:
B’nai B’rith deplores a new United Nations committee report that accuses Israel of practicing apartheid. According to the Jerusalem Post the report states, “Israel has established an apartheid regime that dominates the Palestinian people as a whole.”
The report was written for the United Nations Economic and Social...
- A decision by the United Methodist Judicial Council could affect the standing of Bishop Karen Oliveto, the denomination’s first openly gay bishop.
OSU students embark on week-long fast in solidarity with Coalition of Immokalee Workers
March 15, 2017...
- The Rev. Harald Rückert was elected bishop of the Germany Central Conference.
[Episcopal News Service – Hendersonville, North Carolina] In March 2015 in the aftermath of the August 2014 killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, the Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops decided it was time to write a new letter to...
- Bishop Patrick Streiff invokes John Wesley in address touching on various subjects.
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Registration is now open for the popular Episcopal Church New Community Clergy and Lay Conference, slated for July 19-22 at Camp Allen, Navasota (Diocese of Texas). The theme is Affirming Life, Liberty and Justice.
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[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry is joined by El Camino Real Bishop Mary Gray-Reeves, vice president of the House of Bishops, on the right, and Los Angeles Bishop Suffragan Diane Jardine Bruce, the house’s secretary, left, to discuss the House of Bishops’ March 10-14 meeting at Kanuga Conference Center in North Carolina.