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  1. State's newest Bishop Coadjutor visits South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Gulfport church got a visit from a special guest during Sunday morning services. St. Peter's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church hosted the state's newest Bishop Coadjutor.

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  2. Anglicans and others sign 'love letter' to gay bishopsRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Over 300 Anglican clergy and laity and members of other churches have signed an open 'love letter' to bishops in the Church of England who are secretly gay. encouraging them to 'come out' about their sexuality.

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  3. New archbishop on a mission to help the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Star Online

    Archbishop Julian Leow hopes to build up the church, society and perhaps play a small part in building up a peaceful and united nation. PETALING JAYA: The new Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur Most Rev Father Julian Leow Beng Kim's first mission is to help four groups of people - the last, lost, least and the little.

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  4. Daphne Bramham: Pope's sacking of Paraguayan bishop resonates in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Canada.com

    Bishop Rogelio Ricardo Livieres Plano, a member of the conservative Opus Dei movement, has been removed by Pope Francis from a Paraguayan diocese after he clashed with his fellow bishops by opening his own seminary and promoting an Argentine priest accused of inappropriate sexual behavior. When news of the Vatican's sacking of a Paraguayan bishop broke late last week - ostensibly because he was protecting pedophile priests - it had a special resonance in Vancouver.

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  5. Eight General Seminary Professors "Resign" Without Their KnowledgeRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Religion Dispatched

    ... events you read. What is very clear however, is that several tenured and untenured faculty members at the Episcopal Church's flagship seminary have been let go, in part because they wanted to meet with the trustees and board about difficulties with ...

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  6. New bishop of Salford, England accepts appointment with trepidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Westminster, England, Sep 30, 2014 / 01:48 pm .- Bishop John Arnold, who was appointed Tuesday as Bishop of Salford, said that while the move will be a new experience for him, he will seek to serve his new Church in missionary discipleship. "I accept the appointment as Bishop of Salford with much trepidation but will do all I can to serve the people, priests, and religious of the Church of this Diocese as we all seek to respond to Pope Francis' call to be 'missionary disciples'," Bishop Arnold said Sept.

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  7. Anglican leaders to cancel Lambeth Conference?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Catholic World News

    ... the bishops of the Anglican communion-- will not be held in 2018, according to the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church in the US. Episcopal Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said that the Archbishop of Canterbury "is not going to call a Lambeth ...

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  8. Archbishop-elect Cupich seen as Pope's personal 'progressive' choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Catholic World News

    Veteran Vatican journalist Sandro Magister of L'Espresso reports that Pope Francis did not consult with the Congregation for Bishops, nor solicit opinions from the American hierarchy, before choosing Bishop Blaise Cupich to become the new Archbishop of Chicago. Magister writes that Honduran Cardinal A'scar AndrA s RodrA guez Maradiaga and retired Cardinal Theodore McCarrick of Washington, DC, are believed to be the main supporters of the Cupich appointment.

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  9. Tensions at Episcopal Church's oldest seminary reflect larger crisis in future of theology schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Nearly the entire full-time faculty at the Episcopal Church's oldest seminary is battling with the school's leadership, although neither side agrees whether the professors quit, were fired or staged a walkout. Either way, the dispute revives a long-standing debate about the future of General Theological Seminary and the larger question of how storied seminaries should adapt to the changing culture.

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  10. Washington National Cathedral to Commemorate 25th Anniversary of Groundbreaking Bishop's LegacyRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Washington National Cathedral is hosting its annual Choral Evensong for the Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys , a tuition-free Episcopal school for low-income boys east of the Anacostia River and one of the schools in the Episcopal Diocese of Washington. This year's service will commemorate the life and legacy of its namesake on the 25th anniversary of the bishop's death on October 2, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. Bishop Walker served as the first black Episcopal bishop of Washington and dean of Washington National Cathedral for more than a decade until his death in 1989.

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  11. Vatican examines Kansas City bishop's leadershipRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    The Vatican dispatched a church official to Kansas City to examine the leadership of Catholic Bishop Robert Finn, a spokesman for the Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese said Monday.

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  12. Flood ruins ground level of Grace church hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    With newly repaired church bells ringing a 10-bell chime above, and jackhammers blasting below, officials at Grace Episcopal Church in New Bedford talked about the restoration work they have undertaken following serious flood damage to the lower level of the adjoining building, Grace House. On July 4, Hurricane Arthur swept through the region, dumping inches of rain that flooded the church's meeting house building.

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  13. English bishop resigns, admits misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Catholic World News

    An English bishop has unexpectedly announced his resignation, admitting that he had been "unfaithful to my promises as a Catholic priest." Bishop Kieran Conry of Arundel and Brighton did not specify the nature of his misconduct, except to assure the faithful that his actions "were not illegal and did not involve minors."

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  14. Costa Rican bishop visits BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Bishop Hector Monterroso of the Episcopal Church of Costa Rica is visiting Burlington's Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter this week. Episcopal dioceses are encouraged to have "companion" relationships with other parts of the church around the world, and parishes in the North Carolina diocese are encouraged to develop links with Costa Rica.

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  15. Hmong worshippers revitalize congregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The modest building, tucked into a quiet neighborhood on Minnehaha Avenue, was attracting about 20 worshippers, and the Episcopal diocese was getting ready to close it. Holy Apostles Episcopal Church in St. Paul, Minnesota was getting ready to close it's doors when a group from the Hmong community revitalized the membership.

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  16. Allen H Greenfield - The Relationship of UFOs to the OccultRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | CNN

    The Best of The 'X' Zone Radio Show with Rob McConnell - Allen H. Greenfield also known by his ecclesiastical name Tau Sir Hasirim, is an American occultist, ceremonial magician, UFOlogist, writer, editor, and Gnostic Bishop of Ecclesia Gnostica Universalis who resides in Atlanta, Georgia. His book The Story of the Hermetic Brotherhood of Light is one of the few sources of information on this subject.

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  17. Renowned Christian Author To Lecture At Trinity UCC, BrookfieldRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Menomonee Falls

    Trinity United Church of Christ, Brookfield, is pleased to announce that John Shelby Spong will be presenting a lecture entitled "Christianity for the 21st Century" at the church on Sunday, November 7. Reverend Spong is a retired bishop of the Episcopal Church Diocese of Newark, New Jersey. Spong is a liberal Christian theologian and renowned author of many Christian books.

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  18. Most Rev. Mar Joy Alappat Consecrated as Auxiliary Bishop for St....Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | SFGate

    Most Rev. Mar Joy Alappat Consecrated as Auxiliary Bishop for St. Thomas Syro Malabar Diocese in Chicago by His Eminence George Cardinal Alencherry A beautiful consecration ceremony in the Cathedral of St. Thomas The Apostle in Bellwood, IL brings a new auxiliary bishop for the St. Thomas Sryo Malabar Diocese in Chicago.

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  19. St. John's Episcopal Church in Somerville to host 'Blessing of Animals' on Oct. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    All creatures great and small, furry or feathered or scaled, and their owners, are welcome to the Blessing of the Animals at St. John's Episcopal Church on Sunday, Oct. 5, at 3 p.m., rain or shine. The church is at 158 West High St. in Somerville.

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  20. When I met blessed Alvaro Del portilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    Encountering the blessed one. When the prelate of Opus Dei, Fr Alvaro Del Portillo - established that Alvaro del Portillo be beatified in Madrid, his hometown, on 27 September, 2014- which was yesterday.

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