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  1. Homeward Bound: History in the making Monday as David Bane is restored as bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    In what is being cited as a historical moment, Episcopal Church of the United States, retired Bishop David Bane, is being restored to his office after his departure from the religious body in 2009. Bane will officially be reinstated by Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the United States, Katherine Jefferts Schori at Christ Episcopal Church Monday, 7 p.m. In what is being cited as a historical moment, Episcopal Church of the United States, retired Bishop David Bane, is being restored to his office after his departure from the religious body in 2009.

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  2. CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Together” 6-7:30 p.m. May 7. Turkey dinner, music and conversation hosted by CWU and St. Andrew's Episcopal Church. Suggested donation, $5. Reservations required; email Gale Schultz at hnspos@comcast.net, or phone 508-996-2564, by May 1. At ...

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  3. KC Bishop Resigns Under Fire, and SF Archbishop is NervousRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pam's House Blend

    Friends from San Francisco eagerly sent me links last week to stories like this about an ad taken out by a group of influential Roman Catholic laypeople, calling for Pope Francis to remove SF Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone. The reasons are many, but center on his efforts to insert a strongly conservative morality clause into the faculty handbooks of RC high schools and his general attitude of highhandedness and authoritarianism.

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  4. Should the IRS crack down on politics in churches?: Red/Blue AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Although the first primaries of the 2016 election season are still months away, the Internal Revenue Service appears to be already gearing up to investigate churches that participate in politics. The Alliance Defending Freedom, a conservative group based in Arizona, sued the IRS this week to learn more about the agency's election year plans.

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  5. Former SAAB showroom home to Baton Rouge Anglican churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    ... in the kingdom of God by your very faithfulness." Saik previously served four years as rector of the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit. He retired Sept. 1, 2014, the day after that church closed. Saik and many of the Holy Spirit members ... 1 comment

  6. Religious support for marriage equality swells in advance of SCOTUS argumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Daily Kos

    ... leaders who joined a friend of the court brief written by the President of the House of Deputies of the Episcopal Church in support of marriage equality has grown significantly from 2013, the first time same-sex marriage cases were argued at the ...

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  7. Huckabee: America is moving to 'criminalization of Christianity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... same-sex marriage. A lesbian bishop from Los Angeles will preach at this summer's General Convention of the Episcopal Church. On the day marriage equality became legal, 21 couples were married in a ceremony at liberal Seattle First Baptist Church. ...

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  8. Storytelling bishop, singing cops to headline city Prayer BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... how I wish I might have been.' (Courtesy/Kee Sloan) Bishop Kee Sloan, beloved former pastor of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Huntsville and the author of "Jabbok," will offer the keynote address for the 27th annual Huntsville-Madison County Prayer ...

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  9. Preacher with a PaintbrushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christianity Today

    ... figures. Tanner came from an illustrious family. His father was a leading bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and editor of the church's paper, the most widely circulated African American publication at the time. Henry's sister was the ...

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  10. Christian sexuality debate in Boston mirrors national conversation - On Faith CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Religion News Service

    ... Stanford University in 2013, he debated the matter with Gene Robinson, the first openly gay bishop in the Episcopal Church. Lyons said his debate with Robinson taught him about the importance of listening to those with whom we disagree and inspired ...

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  11. Colombian bishops lament euthanasia protocolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Catholic World News

    In response to an order from the nation's high court, the Colombian government has issued regulations permitting terminally ill adults to choose physician-assisted suicide. Stating that every life should be protected from conception to natural death, Bishop Juan Vicente Cordoba Villota, who leads the episcopal conference's commission for life, denounced the court decision and the government regulations, and lamented that the actions took place "without dialogue" and without consulting the nation's people.

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  12. Religion News: Turin shroud goes on display in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... official book of prayers and liturgical services for churches within the Anglican Communion, including the Episcopal Church. It has been revised and adapted from place to place. The original was compiled by Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, ...

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  13. eNewsletter of the Eastern Diocese - 04/23/2015Read the original story

    Thursday | Groong

    ** Sainted! Armenian Church history was made today, when the martyrs of the Armenian Genocide were ceremonially recognized as holy saints. The splendid service took place at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, under the leadership of His Holiness Karekin II, the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, and His Holiness Aram I, the Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia.

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  14. Homeless chronicles: a A long train rideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Times-Standard

    ... Social Work and one from Union Theological Seminary, and that I was hoping to be ordained a priest in the Episcopal Church. There were still hurdles I had to overcome before that could happen. In the meantime I was looking for a position where I ...

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  15. Religion calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... uth Woods Drive, Dartmouth, MA 02747. Call (508) 823-7623 to sign up. "Laundry Love" detergent drive: Grace Episcopal Church's newest ministry will collect donations of detergent and dryer

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  16. Homeward boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Daily Advance

    Staff Photo by Thomas J. TurneyIn what is being cited as a historical moment, Episcopal Church of the United States, retired Bishop David Bane, is being restored to his office after his departure from the religious body in 2009. Bane will officially be reinstated by Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the United States, Katherine Jefferts Schori at Christ Episcopal Church Monday, 7 p.m. Staff Photo by Thomas J. TurneyIn what is being cited as a historical moment, Episcopal Church of the United States, retired Bishop David Bane, is being restored to his office after his departure from the religious body in 2009.

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  17. Latest on Boston bombing trial: Episcopal heads oppose deathRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Massachusetts' Episcopal Church bishops, like their Roman Catholic counterparts, say they're opposed to the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The bishops issued a statement Thursday saying they're praying for all those affected by the 2013 bombings, including the victims' families and those involved in bringing Tsarnaev to justice.

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  18. In Other Words: The Shadow CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Albany Times Union

    The State Ed Building's history is bound up with the story of the building nestled behind it: The Cathedral of All Saints. William Doane, Albany's first Episcopal bishop, saw it as his life's mission to build America's greatest cathedral, large and awe-inspiring in the tradition of the great Gothic cathedrals of Europe.

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  19. 'The Armenian Genocide: Breaking The Silence'. Bishop Bagrat:...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Groong

    "THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE: BREAKING THE SILENCE". BISHOP BAGRAT: GENOCIDE RECOGNITION IS STARTING WITH STRENGTHENING OUR INNER LIFE Ahead of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Aysor.am presents a special project within which we shall consider cultural, scientific and social projects implementing these days.

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  20. Pope of diplomacy' will visit Cuba on his way to U.S. for first visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Washington a Pope Francis, who has taken a public role in U.S.-Cuba relations, will visit Cuba on the way to the United States this fall, the Vatican announced Wednesday. The United States and Cuba have been completing diplomatic relations, which were severed in 1961 after the Cuban revolution.

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