The popular Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) will be held at Villanova University in suburban Philadelphia, PA. Slated for July 9-13, 2014, EYE14 is being planned in partnership with the Diocese of Pennsylvania.
Day: June 8, 2013
A proposed rule change would eliminate a special Profile and Search Committee that seeks candidates in the diocese and from the national church and conducts a vetting process. Instead, the diocese’s Standing Committee, which advises the bishop, would administer the process relying on nominations from within the diocese.
“The system we have now is designed by the rich for the rich.” A seven-minute film from Why Poverty.
From the Diocese of Chicago: June 8, 2013—Episcopalians meeting today in Chicago and Peoria have voted to reunify their dioceses after 136 years of operating separately. Both conventions voted unanimously to approve an identical reunification resolution.
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, President of the House of Deputies, have given opening remarks at the meeting of the Episcopal Church’s Executive Council, in session until Monday near Baltimore.
Something more seems to be at work in this discussion than “because the Bible says so.”
Exodus 12:38 ) as part of the retinue in this new covenant with God. This living in covenant of which Moses spoke was serious business; it was marking out the responsibilities of a group of people God chose to call his own and the duties by which they were to maintain this covenantal relationship. Today, …