Episcopal News Service

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11/17/2017 07:05 AM
Invitación a presentar aportes y comentarios sobre el borrador preliminar del presupuesto para el trienio 2019-2021 de la Iglesia Episcopal
Los episcopales de toda la iglesia están invitados a presentar aportes y comentarios sobre el borrador preliminar del presupuesto para el trienio 2019-20121. “Los presupuestos del trienio anterior y en […]

11/16/2017 03:52 PM
Study measures economic impact of historically black colleges, including 2 with Episcopal ties
[Episcopal News Service] The two historically black colleges with longtime ties to the Episcopal Church have significant economic impacts on their communities and on the lives of their graduates, according […]

11/16/2017 03:00 PM
Webinar to discuss World Council of Churches’ global birth registration campaign
[Anglican Communion News Service] The World Council of Churches will hold a webinar – or online seminar – next Nov. 20, World Children’s Day, to discuss the global campaign for birth registration. The […]

11/16/2017 02:54 PM
Fijian churches unite to ‘Break the Silence’ on violence against women
[Anglican Communion News Service] Churches across Fiji will observe “Break the Silence Sunday” this weekend, in what is described as “their most visible effort to halt the epidemic of violence against women […]

11/16/2017 02:15 PM
Anglican archbishop calls for prayer, dialogue amid political upheaval in Zimbabwe
[Anglican Communion News Service] Church leaders from Zimbabwe, central Africa and Europe have been commenting on the ongoing political situation in Zimbabwe, where President Robert Mugabe remains under house arrest. In a […]

11/16/2017 11:09 AM
Ahead of General Convention, Episcopalians consider Church Pension Fund’s service to a changing church
[Episcopal News Service] As the Church Pension Fund rounds its 100th anniversary year and enters a second century, many Episcopalians are considering how its ministry might need to change to […]

11/16/2017 10:47 AM
Southwest Florida’s first bishop to ordain women passes away
[Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida] The Rt. Rev. Rogers Sanders Harris, whose call to Southwest Florida came at a critical time for the diocese, died Nov. 15, in South Carolina. His […]

11/16/2017 05:42 AM
Becas episcopales para la evangelización disponibles para esfuerzos locales y regionales
El proceso de solicitud ya está abierto para el nuevo programa de Becas Episcopales para la Evangelización diseñado para financiar esfuerzos de evangelización local y regional en la Iglesia Episcopal. […]

11/15/2017 02:11 PM
Anglican commission begins work to develop global safeguarding procedures
[Anglican Communion News Service] An international commission established to make the Churches of the Anglican Communion safe places for children, young people and vulnerable adults has begun its work. The Anglican […]

11/15/2017 02:09 PM
Call for protected freedom of speech after Australians vote ‘yes’ to same-sex marriage
[Anglican Communion News Service] Australia’s Parliament has begun the process of legalizing same-sex marriage after a resounding “yes” to the proposal in a plebiscite. Just under 80 percent of eligible voters […]