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Inside Diocese of Atlanta’s 2019 Ghana pilgrimage
Fri, 24 May 2019 18:34:35 +0000

[Diocese of Atlanta] Ever since she was 12 years old, growing up in Guyana, St. Simon’s parishioner Claudette Seales, now 70, dreamed about visiting Ghana – in part because of […]

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Christians around the world observe Anglican Communion Sunday this weekend
Fri, 24 May 2019 18:26:30 +0000

[Anglican Communion News Service] Christians from all over the world will pray for the Anglican Communion on Sunday, May 26 – the feast day of St. Augustine of Canterbury. The […]

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Archbishop of Canterbury pays tribute as U.K. prime minister announces her resignation
Fri, 24 May 2019 18:23:30 +0000

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has expressed his “admiration and gratitude” to the U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May after she announced that she will step down […]

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Vital role for African church leaders in wiping out malaria
Fri, 24 May 2019 18:20:23 +0000

[Anglican Communion News Service] According to healthcare professionals, the Anglican Church in Africa is a “unique, trusted network” with a vital and strategic role to play in the elimination of […]

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Hong Kong’s cathedral celebrates 170 years – part of the birth of the city
Fri, 24 May 2019 18:18:42 +0000

[Anglican Communion News Service] Hong Kong’s St John’s Cathedral is holding a year of celebration to mark its birth 170 years ago in 1849. Its chequered history includes surviving the […]

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Episcopalians begin recovery in states ripped by tornadoes, as they watch for more storms
Fri, 24 May 2019 16:40:02 +0000

[Episcopal News Service] Tornadoes continue to rip up parts of the Midwest this week, and Episcopalians are assessing the damage to their communities as they look for ways to help […]

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San Joaquin Episcopalians’ 17-day pilgrimage concludes with ‘Immigrant Day of Action’
Fri, 24 May 2019 14:50:54 +0000

[Episcopal News Service] San Joaquin Episcopalians’ 17-day, 220-mile “Pilgrimage of Hope” started in Fresno and ended May 20 in Sacramento, where they joined nearly a thousand other activists for California’s […]

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‘Walk in Love’ border tour provides insight into the complexity at the south-central Texas border
Fri, 24 May 2019 14:28:27 +0000

[Episcopal News Service – South Central Texas] All along the 1,954-mile U.S.-Mexico border stretching from Brownsville, Texas, to San Diego, California, Episcopalians are providing humanitarian aid to asylum-seekers and, where […]

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Justice Pilgrimage brings together 20 Episcopal clergy members for intensive racial healing work
Thu, 23 May 2019 21:10:10 +0000

[Episcopal News Service] Twenty Episcopal priests and deacons are wrapping up a weeklong pilgrimage in Atlanta, Georgia, organized by the Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing as a pilot program […]

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Parishioner turns Missouri church’s unused lot into apple orchard in twist on garden ministries
Wed, 22 May 2019 20:21:42 +0000

[Episcopal News Service] Dale Penrose is no Johnny Appleseed, though he’s played that role before, on the church lawn last fall for preschoolers. The lawn, a grassy wedge just east […]

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