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  1. Ugandan Catholic Bishops elected to AMECEA committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New Vision

    Two Ugandan Catholic bishops Joseph Anthony Zziwa of Kiyinda-Mityana and Sabino Ocan Odoki of Arua have been elected to the Committee of Bishops .

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  2. Celebrating 40 years of Episcopal women priestsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

    On a recent Saturday at North Philadelphia, Pa.' s, landmark Episcopal Church of the Advocate, worshipper gathered in a jubilant, crowded service to mark the 40th anniversary of the ordination of women as priests.

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  3. St. John's Episcopal Church to offer concert series to encourage people to visit downtownRead the original story

    Yesterday | The York Daily Record

    Father David Lovelace remembers being overwhelmed with the beauty of St. John's Episcopal Church in York when he first took over as rector 20 years ago.

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  4. Celebrating the Philadelphia 11, 40 Years LaterRead the original story

    Tuesday | National Catholic Reporter

    ... was July 29, 1974 -- 40 years ago today -- and 11 women were about to be ordained to the priesthood in the Episcopal church. That church had not approved women priests at that point, but these 11 women could wait no longer. And so 11 courageous ...

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  5. Lawsuit Trial concludesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Summerville Journal Scene

    Testimony in the ongoing lawsuit between the national Episcopal Church, the Episcopal Church in South Carolina, and the Diocese of South Carolina wrapped July 25. The Diocese, which filed suit against the church in January 2013 and maintains that it legally broke away from the church in 2012, brought suit against the church in January 2013 over who ... (more)

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  6. City will remain close to former Archdeacon's heart as he becomes Bishop of ColchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Evesham Journal

    THE city's former Archdeacon was presented with a "breathtaking" pectoral cross made by a Worcester jeweller as he was consecrated as the next Bishop of Colchester.

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  7. Long road ahead still remains for female bishops in Church of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to do any great machinations to make it come to pass." Although women bishops have been around in the Episcopal Church -- the American arm of the Anglican communion -- since the 1980s, it has not always been an easy ride and is not without its ... 2 comments

  8. Members Vow To Move Forward After Fire Destroys 240-Year-Old ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    As fire ripped through St. Paul's Episcopal Church off Route 50 in Hebron, Ron Knapp sat against a nearby tree.

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  9. Hebron church members vow to move forward, post fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Worcester County Times

    ... burned cinders, and God has heard every one of them," says Elizabeth Smith, a parishioner of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Hebron. She is shown touring the burnt remains of the church Sunday morning. As fire ripped through St. Paul's Episcopal ...

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  10. St. George's Episcopal Chapel to host revival Aug. 8-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Cape Gazette

    ... lead and preach for the revival. A recognized theologian, he has also served as rector of Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C. He was born in the West Indies on the island of Antigua and became a priest in 1966 in his home diocese. He ...

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  11. Wedding: Patrick Bridges & Scott GauchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Greenville News

    ... were united in marriage on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 3 o'clock in the afternoon at St. Cross by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Hermosa Beach, CA. The Reverend Rachel Nyback officiated. A reception followed at Catalina View Gardens in Rancho Palos ...

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  12. Bl Antonio Lucci; The Seven Sleepers of Ephesus; St Pantaleon, MartyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Catholic.net

    Antonio studied with and was a friend of St. Francesco Antonio Fasani, who after Antonio Lucci s death testified at the diocesan hearings regarding the holiness of Lucci.

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  13. Through Mary's EyesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | St. Anthony Messenger

    Many Christians are confused as to why Catholics honor Mary the way that we do. She is different, however.

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  14. Ex-Mars Hill Church members: 'We are not anonymous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | KOMO News

    Disillusioned former Mars Hill Church members, faced with senior pastor Mark Driscoll's claim that they "remain anonymous," have taken to Facebook to deliver on-the-record explanations of why they departed the Seattle-based megachurch.

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  15. Remembering The 'Philadelphia 11': Where The First Female, Episcopal Priests Are 40 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Switched

    WASHINGTON On July 29, 1974, in Philadelphia, 11 women broke rank and were ordained as the first female priests in the Episcopal Church.

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  16. New San Fernando archbishop namedRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sun-Star

    His Holiness Pope Francis appointed on Friday Bishop Florentino Galang Lavarias, now Bishop of the Diocese of Iba, as the new Metropolitan Archbishop of the Archdiocese of San Fernando.

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  17. Religion News in BriefRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Bennington Banner

    ... it's time to celebrate enjoy one of summer's treats. Come to the Blueberry Dessert Festival at St. James' Episcopal Church on Saturday, July 26, from noon to 4 pm. or until all the desserts are gone. Enjoy home-baked blueberry shortcake, with or ...

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  18. Testimony in S.C. Episcopal break winds upRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Star

    AP Photo/Bruce Smith Bishop Charles vonRosenberg, the bishop of the diocese of Episcopal churches in eastern South Carolina that remained with the national Episcopal Church after conservative parishes split almost two years ago, speaks to the media outside the Dorchester County Courthouse in St. George on Friday.

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  19. Testimony in SC Episcopal break winds upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Fort Mill Times

    Bishop Charles VonRosenberg, the bishop of the diocese of Episcopal churches in eastern South Carolina that remained with the national Episcopal Church after conservative parishes spilt almost two years ago, speaks to the media outside the Dorchester County Courthouse in St. George, S.C., on Friday, July 25, 2014.

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  20. Episcopal Drama: Lowcountry Judge Acting Erratically?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | FITSNews

    S.C. circuit court judge Dianne Goodstein has been accused of acting erratically in a high-profile case involving the breakup of the Episcopal Church in South Carolina.

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