Day: November 21, 2016

The Episcopal Diocese of Missouri stands in solidarity with low-wage workers

The Episcopal Diocese of Missouri stands in solidarity with low-wage workers

The Episcopal Diocese of Missouri has made a press release about a resolution passed during their Diocesan Convention on November 18. The resolution urges parishes to pay all staff $15/hour or more. Press release is below, with the resolution following: At its annual Diocesan convention, The Episcopal Diocese of Missouri has approved a resolution that […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance Marked by Churches

Transgender Day of Remembrance Marked by Churches

Many Episcopal churches across the country held services yesterday in honor of transgender people who were killed as a result of their gender identity. By August of this year, twenty transgender people had been murdered, primarily women of color. They ranged in age from 16 (Kedarie/Kandicee Johnson, who identified as genderfluid and used the pronoun […]

Bishop of Salisbury Releases Statement in Response to GAFCON List

Bishop of Salisbury Releases Statement in Response to GAFCON List

On November 13th, the Global Anglican Future Conference released a list of members of the Church of England they felt had violated Lambeth Resolution I.10 (on same sex marriage). The Rt Reverend Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury, England, responded on Friday in the following letter, published in the Church Times. From the Bishop of Salisbury […]