Day: October 31, 2015

Historic Black Episcopal Church choir to sing beloved choral piece

Historic Black Episcopal Church choir to sing beloved choral piece

Tomorrow Total Praise takes center stage at the National Cathedral during the installation of the Rt Revd Michael B Curry as the next presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church sung by the Gospel Choir of St Thomas Episcopal Church in Philadelphia PA, the first Black Episcopal Church in the US.

New research says folks form relationships quickly through group singing

New research says folks form relationships quickly through group singing

Resent research by the Dept of Experimental Psychology at Oxford University demonstrates that participating in corporate singing acts as an ice breaker which then promotes cohesion between folks previously unfamiliar with one another.

The Most Revd Katharine Jefferts Schori reflects upon her time as Presiding Bishop

The Most Revd Katharine Jefferts Schori reflects upon her time as Presiding Bishop

In a 10-minute video interview with the Episcopal News Service, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori reflects on her nine-year term in office that began Nov. 1, 2006. She discusses her vision of the reign of God on earth, her hopes for The Episcopal Church, what it has been like to be the first woman to hold the office of presiding bishop and primate, how she has been inspired and where she has found solace.