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  1. 5 Christian Denominations With Most Liberal Stance on EvolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... and the Church "should carefully refrain from either affirming or denying the theory of evolution." Episcopal Church The Episcopal Church offered a statement over the Episcopal News Service in 2006 regarding its stance on evolution. The Bishop-elect ...

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  2. Author Phyllis Tickle Faces Death Just as She Enjoyed Life: - The Dying Is My Next Career'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sojourners

    ... Divine Hours , about the power of daily fixed-hour prayer. (Raised a Presbyterian, Tickle was drawn to the Episcopal Church and its liturgy and has called herself "the world's worst, most devout evangelical Episcopalian.") In 2008, her landmark ...

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  3. Christ Episcopal Church welcomes new priest to local church familyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The choir at Christ Episcopal Church surprised everyone on a recent Jazz Fest Sunday by donning Hawaiian shirts instead of the usual white robes. They were welcoming Father Bill Miller, who has been called to Covington from Lihue, Kauai.

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  4. Author Phyllis Tickle faces death just as she enjoyed life: 'The dying is my next career'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... Divine Hours," about the power of daily fixed-hour prayer. (Raised a Presbyterian, Tickle was drawn to the Episcopal Church and its liturgy and has called herself "the world's worst, most devout evangelical Episcopalian.") In 2008, her landmark ...

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  5. The Milton Library Presents Artwork From Joyce CaggianoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Art Center. As an ordained Episcopal priest, Joyce has been immersed in an active ministry at St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Milton, and she believes that spirituality and the aesthetic are at the core of all creative human expression. The ...

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  6. Author Phyllis Tickle faces death just as she enjoyed life: a The dying is my next careeraRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... Divine Hours," about the power of daily fixed-hour prayer. (Raised a Presbyterian, Tickle was drawn to the Episcopal Church and its liturgy and has called herself "the world's worst, most devout evangelical Episcopalian.") In 2008, her landmark ...

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  7. St. Francis ChurchRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Douglas County Herald

    ... business and Bishop Hartley reported on the meeting of the House of Bishops of our parent body, the United Episcopal Church of North America, which he and Mrs. Hartley attended on Thursday and Friday in St. Louis where they discussed church business ...

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  8. The Catholic Church's American downfall: Why its demographic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salon

    ... the future of the church. As New York Times columnist Ross Douthat famously warned in 2012: [T]oday the Episcopal Church looks roughly how Roman Catholicism would look if Pope Benedict XVI suddenly adopted every reform ever urged on the Vatican by ...

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  9. Obituary: The Rev. Edwin Eilertsen, former rector of St. Martin's by the LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    ... to make the church a welcoming place for all. In the 1970s, he was one of the first voices to push for the Episcopal Church to open its doors to gays and to allow women to be ordained and hold positions of leadership. He devoted his life to serving ...

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  10. St. John's Episcopalian Church in Farmington will celebrate Pentecost with a vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Farmington Daily Times

    ... believe marks the Holy Spirit's descent on Jesus Christ's apostles. However, this year, St. John's Episcopal Church will celebrate the holiday with a vigil similar to that of Easter vigils. "It's a common pattern, so I decided to apply it to ...

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  11. Australian Archbishop to lead lecture series at St. Peter's in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Morristown Green

    St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Morristown is fortunate to have the retired Anglican Archbishop of Perth, Peter Carnley , here to lead a series of talks and discussions on Mark's Gospel over a five-week period beginning in the last week of May. To accommodate schedules of attendees, duplicate sessions have been arranged: Wednesdays at 7 pm beginning May 27, 2015, and Thursdays at 2 pm starting May 28. To maximize your experience, Archbishop Carnley recommends reading the Gospel of Mark beforehand. The meetings will take place in the Parish Hall at 70 Maple Ave. Archbishop Carnley was Archbishop of Perth, in Western Australia, and is the former Primate of Australia.

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  12. Gift of space becomes a partnership for education at St. Albana sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The News

    ... two years in low income urban and rural public school areas. As the school year nears its end, St. Alban's Episcopal Church is preparing to have a farewell cookout for a group of teachers who have been keeping the parish hall busy every Wednesday ...

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  13. 4th Sunday at 4: Music of Pete Seeger and coastal watercolors set for music/art series in BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sea Coast Echo

    Watercolors by fifth-generation Pass Christian native John McDonald will be on view at 4th Sunday at 4 on May 24 at Christ Episcopal Church at 912 S. Beach Blvd. in Bay St. Louis. Fr. Ron & Friends will play the songs of Pete Seeger and other American folk music for the May 4th Sunday at 4 program, followed by a reception and viewing of coastal watercolors by Pass Christian artist John McDonald.

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  14. 6 Things That Block the Holy Spirit's PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | New Man

    Last weekend while I was preaching at a church in central California, a young man came to the altar to be baptized in the Holy Spirit. He was eager to go deeper spiritually.

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  15. German lay organization, backed by bishops, calls for changes in Church policy on marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Catholic World News

    An influential national body of German lay Catholics has called for dramatic changes in Church policies regarding marriage, prompting a confrontation with one German bishop, the National Catholic Register reports. Vatican correspondent Edward Pentin writes that the Central Committee of German Catholics called for admission of divorced and remarried Catholics to Communion.

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  16. Pope Francis names two priests as auxiliary bishops for Diocese of BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Pope Francis has appointed two priests of the Diocese of Brooklyn - the Very Reverend James Massa and the Reverend Canon Witold Mroziewski - as auxiliary bishops of Brooklyn. The Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio , Bishop of Brooklyn, will ordain the new bishops at a Mass of Episcopal Ordination to be celebrated at the Co-Cathedral of Saint Joseph on July 20 at 2 p.m. Pope Francis has appointed two priests of the Diocese of Brooklyn - the Very Reverend James Massa, 54, and the Reverend Canon Witold Mroziewski, 49 - as auxiliary bishops of Brooklyn.

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  17. Prayer requests help to spread healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The first Sunday of every month at 8 a.m. and every third Sunday at 10 a.m., St. James' Episcopal Church dedicates a portion of worship time to a healing service. The format is very simple: People come forward and first are anointed with holy oil that is blessed by the bishop and then they go to one of the healing ministers for prayers.

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  18. Religious leaders speaking out forcefully against the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Custer County Chief

    Faith leaders gathered at the Omaha Press Club Wednesday morning to speak out against the death penalty and in favor of LB 268, introduced by Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha. Religious leaders in attendance included The Most.

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  19. Mindful of God's mercy, pastor accepts new role as Bishop of NottinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | DFW Catholic

    Nottingham, England, May 15, 2015 / 02:02 am .- On the news of his being appointed the Bishop of Nottingham by Pope Francis, Monsignor Patrick McKinney said that in his nearly four decades as a priest he has been conscious of God's great mercy in his life. "Throughout my priestly ministry, now almost 37 years, I have always tried to do my best in whatever has been asked of me," he said in a May 14 statement.

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  20. Aram I: Cheap Reconciliation Generates InjusticeRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Groong

    ... held at the Washington National Cathedral. Most Rev. Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, welcomed the attendees. Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit, general secretary of the World Council of Churches, delivered the ...

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