Day: February 23, 2017

The Rev. Melanie Mullen named Episcopal Church Director of Reconciliation, Justice and Creation Care

The Rev. Melanie Mullen named Episcopal Church Director of Reconciliation, Justice and Creation Care

From The Episcopal Church: [February 23, 2017] The Rev. Melanie Mullen of Richmond, VA has been named the Episcopal Church Director of Reconciliation, Justice and Creation Care, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff. In this new full-time position, Mullen will lead the church’s work on domestic poverty and Jubilee Ministries, and shepherd the work […]

ELCA presiding bishop responds to attacks on Jewish community

ELCA presiding bishop responds to attacks on Jewish community

A release from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, published in the Living Lutheran: CHICAGO (Feb. 22, 2017) – The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), has issued a letter in response to recent attacks and threats on the Jewish Community. February 22, 2017 Dear Sisters and […]

National Prayer Breakfast’s Doug Coe dies at 88

National Prayer Breakfast’s Doug Coe dies at 88

The National Prayer Breakfast was one of hundreds of ministries run by what some called the “underground State Department,” according to a D. Michael Lindsay book quoted by the Washington Post, in an article announcing the death of its founder, Doug Coe. The organization was the Fellowship Foundation, and its reputation was controversial: It reportedly […]