In a letter released today, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and President of the House of Deputies, Rev. Gay Clark Jennings invite the members of the Episcopal Church to spend Ash Wednesday and Lent meditating on how “we in the church have failed to stand with women and other victims of abuse and harassment.”
Day: January 22, 2018
Episcopal Relief and Development issued the following press release today: NEW YORK: Episcopal Relief & Development welcomes Josephine Hicks as Vice President for Episcopal Church Programs, effective January 8.In this new position, Hicks will lead a newly created department, Episcopal Church Programs, with the goal of deepening the organization’s programs and engagement within the Episcopal Church. …
We have seen great strides in Ecumenical reconciliation. More and more bits and pieces are recognizing each other’s sacramental theology and liturgical forms. More important, we are standing together for human rights, for the protection of the Earth, and against injustice toward people of other beliefs or customs.