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  1. Number of women as clergy jumps for some denominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Statistics were not available on the percent who serve in the lead role at their churches. In the Episcopal Church, 48 percent of newly ordained clergy are women, according to a 2012 report by Church Pension Group. But employment among the newly ...

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  2. Suds, faith found at California laundromatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... to heroin and living in his car. At his lowest point, he said, he started attending services at his local Episcopal church. "I'm not wealthy but I have the gift of time and a heart for it, so this fits," Kassoff said. Flory said that's why the ...

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  3. Rapidly growing Laundry Love charity brings suds, faith to the laundromat to help homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... to heroin and living in his car. At his lowest point, he said, he started attending services at his local Episcopal church. "I'm not wealthy but I have the gift of time and a heart for it, so this fits," Kassoff said. Flory said that's why the ...

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  4. Rapidly growing Laundry Love charity brings suds, faith to the laundromat to help US homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... to heroin and living in his car. At his lowest point, he said, he started attending services at his local Episcopal church. "I'm not wealthy but I have the gift of time and a heart for it, so this fits," Kassoff said. Flory said that's why the ...

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  5. Jubilee Conference Organisers Deny Political FavouritismRead the original story

    Thursday | In-depth Africa

    We wish to express surprise and regret at a report on the Zambian Watchdog entitled VJ AND OTHERS CONNED TO ENDORSE MULENGA SATA PRESIDENCY and alleging that the Jubilee Conference being held on Friday 5th September 2014, is designed to prop up Mulenga Sata's presidential ambitions.

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  6. Local churches work to stop Ebola spreadRead the original story

    Thursday | Disaster News Network

    ... to combat this fear with accurate information and support for basic needs." Local development staff of the Episcopal Church of Liberia are working with government health staff in Bong County to distribute food items such as rice, cooking oil and ...

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  7. Aug 28, 1774: St. Elizabeth Seton born in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    On this day in 1774, Elizabeth Ann Bayley is born in New York City. She went on to found the first Catholic school and the first female apostolic community in the United States.

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  8. FOCUS: A Potpourri -- LIncoln's Bishop / A Most Imperfect Union / Contested FrontiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Steve Goddard's History Wire

    Lincoln's Bishop -- A President, A Priest, and the Fate of 300 Dakota Sioux Warriors by Gustav Niebuhr, HarperOne '14, $26.99, 210 pages, ASIN #0062097687.

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  9. Rev. Edgar Taylor is new head of school at Trinity Episcopal in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times-Picayune

    ... receiving his Master in Divinity from Virginia Theological Seminary and becoming an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church, he spent 17 years at Wooster School, a prekindergarten through 12th grade college preparatory school of 380 students in ...

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  10. Ordination Liturgy today in GaylordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northern Michigan News

    The 66,000 Catholics living in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula will again have a bishop at the helm of the Diocese of Gaylord.

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  11. Local Churches Empower Communities with Knowledge and Equipment to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    ... to combat this fear with accurate information and support for basic needs." Local development staff of the Episcopal Church of Liberia are working with government health staff in Bong County to distribute food items such as rice, cooking oil and ...

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  12. Italian bishops' leader says Church should welcome 'unconventional couples' to sacramentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Catholic World News

    The secretary-general of the Italian bishops' conference has said that the Church must make efforts to welcome "unconventional couples."

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  13. New Diocesan Bishop named for the Diocese of ToledoNew Diocesan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | News Herald

    Pope Francis names the Most Rev. Daniel E. Thomas as the eighth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo.

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  14. Bradford's Area Bishop says questions must continue to be asked about ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BRADFORD'S new Area Bishop Toby Howarth has backed his boss's criticism of the Government appearing to have no "coherent or comprehensive approach" to tackling the rise of Islamic extremism.

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  15. Bishop Gayle Harris to Visit St. Paul's Sept. 7Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | HCAM News

    The Rt. Reverend Gayle E. Harris, Bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, will be visiting St. Paul's Episcopal Church at 61 Wood Street in Hopkinton on September 7. During her visitation Bishop Harris will be the principal celebrant at the 10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist service, and will meet with the congregation at a lunch ... (more)

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  16. breaking reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... religiously themed event. Because former Labor secretary Frances Perkins is recognized as a saint by the Episcopal Church, Labor Department public-affairs senior adviser Carl Fillichio sent an e-mail to his employees on March 1, 2013 (the first day ...

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  17. Pope Francis Names New Bishop For Toledo DioceseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | 101.5 The River

    Pope Francis has named a new bishop for Toledo Tuesday, appointing the Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas as the eighth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo.

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  18. Trinity Episcopal School recruits new school leader from DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Uptown Messenger

    ... receiving his Master in Divinity from Virginia Theological Seminary and becoming an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church, he spent 17 years at Wooster School, a PreKindergarten - Twelfth Grade college preparatory school of 380 students in ...

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  19. New bishop named for Roman Catholic Diocese of ToledoRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Crescent-News.com

    Pope Francis, today, named the Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas as the eighth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo in America.

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  20. Town's first ever bishop announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Newsday

    The town became an episcopal area when the new diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales was created in April.

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