February 5, 2015
Peter Eaton, de 56 años de edad, deán de la catedral de Denver, Colorado, ha sido electo obispo coadjutor (auxiliar con derecho a sucesión) de la diócesis del Sureste de la Florida que tiene su sede en Miami. La elección tuvo lugar en la cuarta votación. Desde el principio Eaton llevaba una ligera ventaja. Hijo de clérigo, su padre fue profesor de seminario en Barbados y Puerto Rico. Eaton hizo la mayor parte de sus estudios en Inglaterra y habla español, inglés y francés. Sucederá al...
Taiwan Church News
January 26 - February 1, 2015
Tainan Church Day, A Joint Effort Between PCT And Tainan City Government To Commemorate Church Mission Initiated From Tainan And Beyond
Reported by Chen Yi-hsuan from Tainan
In order to celebrate the 150th anniversary of PCT...
February 4, 2015
Building on a longstanding relationship with churches from Japan, leaders of the United Church of Christ welcomed five international guests from the country’s Christian churches during a historic visit to the denomination's national offices in Cleveland.
- A United Methodist clergyman compares burning of Jordanian pilot to lynchings and burnings of blacks.
By official designation of the Boy Scouts of America [BSA], Scout Sunday is always observed on the Sunday before February 8, Scouting Anniversary Day . In years when February 8 falls on a Sunday, such as this year, the BSA’s birthday and Scout Sunday are combined into a single observation. The Girl Scouts of the USA’s equivalent holiday is Girl Scout Sunday, commemorating the...
- Applications and instructions for three scholarships administered by the Department of Philanthropy of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America are available for awards to be made for the 2015-2016 academic year.
New resources from the Unsettling Goods campaign are designed to be conversation starters for communities of faith about just peace in Palestine and Israel.
For many migrants, the lure of a better life means risking countless perils.
February 4, 2015
[The Episcopal Church in South Carolina press release] Circuit Court Judge Diane S. Goodstein has ruled that a breakaway group that sued local Episcopalians over control of the Diocese of South Carolina has the right to hold onto the name and property of the diocese.
The judge’s decision was issued late in the afternoon on Feb. 3, more than six...
[Episcopal News Service] The A050 Task Force on the Study of Marriage is recommending that the 2015 meeting of General Convention authorize Episcopal Church clergy to officiate at same-sex marriages.