3 hrs ago
Women priests are a gift to the church
The Rev. Dr. Joseph Krasinski, is the rector of St. James' Episcopal Church on West St. in Danbury.
9 hrs ago
Watertown Daily Times
Newly restored Episcopal church in Sackets sets open house Aug. 30
The newly renovated Christ Episcopal Church, 207 E. Main St., will hold an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 30 to celebrate the completion of its restoration project.
10 hrs ago
Bishops cancel service for Aetas
Manila Auxiliary Bishop Roderick Pabillo Archbishop Emeritus Paciano Aniceto Archbishop Emeritus Paciano Aniceto were advised by the Social Action Center of Pampanga on Thursday to cancel regular Eucharistic services for Aeta communities in Hacienda Dolores and Sapang Uwak as "their safety is not assured."
14 hrs ago
Catholic World News
Ukrainian Catholic leader blasts Russian Orthodox statements, says Church is being oppressed
In a letter to bishops and political leaders around the world, the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church said that the Catholic Church is being oppressed in eastern Ukraine.
15 hrs ago
Groups come together to help with relief in Ferguson
Now one local pastor is leading an effort to bring them some relief and he's calling it Backpacks for Justice.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
By Catholic News Service DETROIT -- Cardinal Edmund C. Szoka, who rose from poor beginnings to reach the highest levels of service to the church, died Aug. 20 His death leaves the College of Cardinals with 210 members, 117 of whom are under 80 and therefore eligible to vote in a conclave to elect a new pope.
Post and Courier
Local Anglicans receive new tie to the global church
Grace Beahm/StaffBishop Mark Lawrence received word Thursday that primates of the Global South welcomed the Diocese of South Carolina as an active member within the Global South of the Anglican Communion.
Leader of US Bishops Sets Special Collection for Mideast Victims
The president of the US episcopal conference has called on the bishops to consider taking up a special collection "to provide humanitarian relief and pastoral support for our affected brothers and sisters in the Middle East."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Calvary Episcopal installs new rector
The Right Rev. Dabney Smith, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, installed the Rev.
Spirit of Jefferson Advocate
Unger to lead 3rd Jefferson church
The 45-year-old Berkeley County native and state lawmaker - already minister at St. John's Lutheran Church in Harpers Ferry and Bolivar Methodist Church - this weekend will formally become pastor of St. John's Episcopal Church.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
As sanctuary re-opens, Trinity Episcopal plans to host 2015 convention for Episcopal diocese
MOBILE, Alabama - Five days before Trinity Episcopal Church is set to return to its restored sanctuary, construction crews were completing last-minute work to a wall, the floor and pews.
Monterey County Herald
Barbara Rose Shuler, Intermezzo: Organist Welch gives Steinbeck-themed concert
James Welch, hailed as California's foremost concert organist, has performed in this region numerous times in recent decades.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Topeka Church Members Aim Frustration At Kobach
Clergy representing the Social Action Committee of the Midwest Conference of the African Methodist and Episcopal Church convened at St. John AME as a follow up to press conferences held in Wichita.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New Judson Press Book Guides Churches on Inclusivity to Deaf Persons
Does your ministry include the people of God who are Deaf? More than 28 million Americans are considered Deaf or Hard of Hearing.
Cardinal Brady offers resignation as head of Irish Catholic church
In a statement, the Catholic Primate said that his coadjutor Archbishop Eamon Martin would replace him as head of the church here as soon as Pope Francis accepts his resignation.
Church leader offers to resign
Cardinal Sean Brady has led the Catholic Church in Ireland since 1996 and has presided over the institution at a time of immense and turbulent change Dr Brady, who has been the leader of Ireland's Catholics for 18 years, confirmed that he offered his resignation to Pope Francis last month.
Cardinal confirms resignation offer
Cardinal SeA n Brady has confirmed that he has informed Pope Francis of his intention to resign from his position as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
128th Michigan Annual Conference underway in Saginaw
The nation's oldest African American Christian denomination, the African Methodist Episcopal Church in Benton Harbor, Michigan, will unite more than 1,000 A.M.E. church members from around Michigan at Bethel A.M.E. Church, 535 Cathay in Saginaw.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The News Tribune
'Lincoln's Bishop' explores complicated U.S.-Dakota War clash
"Lincoln's Bishop: A President, a Priest, and the Fate of 300 Dakota Sioux Warriors" by Gustav Niebuhr; Harper In the latest book on the U.S.-Dakota War, Gustav Niebuhr takes us back to an extraordinary and pivotal meeting in September 1862 with Henry Benjamin Whipple, Minnesota's first Episcopal bishop.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Bolivar Commercial
Sunny Seniors provides respite
For individuals who have been diagnosed with dementia, including Alzheimer's disease, there is a place to engage in stimulating activities, to do art activities, and to participate in sing- a -longs.