19 hrs ago
The Modesto Bee
Turlock Episcopal congregation walks to new church after closing service
The sign outside St. Francis Anglican Church reads “think FORGIVE act.” Action and forgiveness were the themes of the day, as the parishioners gathered Sunday for one last time at their church on Main Street before walking several blocks away to begin a new church in rented facilities.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Florida Times-Union
Historian hopes to clear Union colonel's name in observance of Darien's burning
Waterfront condos now overlook the tabby foundations of warehouses on the Darien River that Union troops burned 150 years ago.
Priest suspended after allegedly copying sermons
A Cape Cod Episcopal priest has been suspended for allegedly plagiarizing more than a dozen sermons verbatim from a book.
Thu May 16, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Sandwich rector removed amid plagiarism allegations
The long-time rector of St. John's Episcopal Church has been removed by church leaders amid allegations that he plagiarized his Sunday sermons over a series of years.
Newly-Formed Church Holds Synod in Wayne
The first meeting of the Cana East Synod of the newly forming Convocation of Anglicans of North America, a new denomination that is arising as an alternative to the Episcopal Church in America, was held May 2 to 4 at the Wayne United Methodist Church .
Hodges-Copple to be consecrated as bishop suffragan
The Rev. Anne Hodges-Copple, named earlier this year as the new bishop suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, will be consecrated June 15 in a service at Duke Chapel that will include the Most Rev.
Wed May 15, 2013
Lutheran Theological Seminary has commencement May 25
Lenoir-Rhyne University will confer two honorary degrees to distinguished leaders in the Christian faith at the commencement service for Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary on May 25 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Columbia.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Belfry benefits from wine-tasting fundraiser
Eight Lutheran Episcopal Volunteer Network volunteers and their sites will be honored at the annual wine-tasting fundraiser Sunday at Monticello Seasonal Cuisine, 630 G St.
Mon May 13, 2013
Two Local Episcopal Churches Set to Merge May 19
Kirkwood, MO - Two local Episcopal churches will begin worshiping together as one congregation Sunday, May 19 - the Day of Pentecost.
Sun May 12, 2013
Episcopal Church regains control of two buildings; some Anglicans must move
St. Paul's Anglican Parish in Bakersfield is looking for a new home following a courtroom decision that hands control of its church property back to the Episcopal Church.
Sat May 11, 2013
Taranaki Daily News
Leading from the frontline
When Philip Richardson was named archbishop- elect in March, the piles of cards, letters and emails was "just extraordinary". On one day there was a card from Stratford and one from the United States.
Kilgefin parish priest named Bishop of Kerry
Fr Raymond Browne of Kilgefin parish in Co Roscommon, which takes in Ballyleague, Ballagh and Curraghroe, has been appointed the new Bishop of Kerry by His Holiness, Pope Francis.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Fresno Bee
Pope's move affects Fresno
Armando X. Ochoa was installed as bishop of the Diocese of Fresno in February 2012.
Los Angeles court rules against Newport Beach church
Orange County Superior Court Judge Kim G. Dunning today reaffirmed her May 1 final orders that property occupied by St.
Christian Science Monitor
Malcolm Boyd brought Christianity into the streets to promote civil rights
Malcom Boyd sits inside Grace Cathedral in San Francisco during the filming of a biographical feature film, now in production, on his life.
Catholic World News
German Church leaders deny disagreement over women deacons
A spokesman for the German Catholic bishops has said that there are no disputes within the country's hierarchy on proposals for allowing women to be deacons.
Thu May 09, 2013
Archbishop: Gay marriage violates "design of nature"
The chairman of U.S. Catholic bishops' Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage has denounced legalization of same-sex marriage in Rhode Island as violating "the very design of nature." The Rhode Island Legislature voted for marriage equality last week, making the Ocean State the 10th state to legalize same-sex marriage.
Wed May 08, 2013
Diverse Group of Faith Leaders Urges Senators to Protect Refugee and...
On the eve of the Senate's first markup of the bipartisan immigration reform bill, S.744, a wide array of faith leaders is urging legislators to ensure that comprehensive immigration reform upholds the United States' proud history and tradition of protecting and welcoming refugees, asylum-seekers, and those fleeing persecution.
Building History: Saint Paul's Episcopal church
Saint Paul's Episcopal church has a history going back more than 150 years. Larry Cook has been organist and choir director for the past 16 years he has seen his share of changes.
Tue May 07, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Judge: Property belongs to Episcopal diocese
The Orange County Register reports Tuesday that Superior Court Judge Kim Dunning ruled in favor of the diocese in the nine-year legal battle, possibly ending the dispute.