Episcopal News Service
Diocese of Kansas announces candidates for bishop
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:15:04 +0000
[Episcopal Diocese  of Kansas] The Council of Trustees, acting as the canonical Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Kansas, presents to the diocese two priests as candidates for the […]
Prayer service set at Texas detention center during General Convention
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:40:14 +0000
[House of Deputies] Responding to calls from Episcopalians across the church to act on behalf of families seeking asylum at the southern U. S. border, a team of concerned leaders […]
La Convención General prosigue su ‘tendencia digital’ de funcionar sin papeles
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:53:33 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] Lo usual era que la Convención General llevara a cabo todas sus funciones legislativas en papel —aproximadamente 1,2 millones de hojas de papel. Ya no más. Por segunda […]
Church in Wales wins contract to train British military chaplains
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:00:09 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] Chaplains serving U.K. military personnel will continue to be trained by the Church in Wales, after the Anglican province won a contract to provide training for the […]
Episcopal Church to host vigil in DC to condemn Trump’s immigration policies separating families
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 22:54:17 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] The U.S. government is holding the youngest children – babies and toddlers – separated from their families in “tender age” shelters in south Texas. In these shelters, […]
Anglicans worldwide work to provide support, care for refugees
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:44:35 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] June 20 is World Refugee Day, when the world is called to remember the millions of individuals fleeing their countries as refugees and the millions more internally […]
Jerusalem archbishop calls for reconciliation among Anglicans
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:35:31 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem Suheil Dawani has stressed the need for reconciliation amongst Anglicans. Speaking to delegates at the Global Anglican Future Conference, or GAFCON, being held […]
Episcopalians, world religious leaders confront climate disruption
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:50:21 +0000
[Episcopal News Service] Earlier this month, leaders of the Eastern church and the Western church, representing billions of people worldwide, spoke with one voice about the moral urgency of confronting […]
Grant boosts effort to rebuild New Zealand’s Christchurch Cathedral
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:00:03 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church Property Trustees of the New Zealand Diocese of Christchurch have received a grant equivalent to about $4 million toward the rebuilding of Christchurch Cathedral. The […]
Major grant awarded help more bishops attend Lambeth Conference 2020
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:41:48 +0000
[Anglican Communion News Service] The organizers of the 2020 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops have received a major boost with the announcement that Allchurches Trust – owners of Ecclesiastical Insurance Group […]