Episcopal News Service

The official news service of the Episcopal Church.

03/23/2018 05:28 PM
Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN gathering on women
[World Council of Churches] As the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women was underway through this week in New York City, the Rev. Terrie Robinson encouraged faith […]

03/23/2018 05:26 PM
Lambeth Palace gathering aims to strengthen religious liberty in British Commonwealth
[Anglican Communion News Service] Parliamentarians and religious leaders from around the British Commonwealth will gather at Lambeth Palace next month to discuss ways to strengthen religious liberty. Details of the event […]

03/23/2018 05:22 PM
Archbishop of Canterbury’s relationships task group plans season of repentance and prayer
[Anglican Communion News Service] Provisional plans for a season of repentance and prayer across the Anglican Communion next year have been put forward by the task group, which was set up […]

03/23/2018 05:14 PM
Follow social media updates from Episcopalians at March for Our Lives events
[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians and Episcopal leaders from across the U.S. will be in Washington, D.C., to participate in March for Our Lives on March 24, while others plan to attend corresponding […]

03/23/2018 04:08 PM
As UN women’s meeting ends, Episcopal delegates plan to turn lessons into action back home
[Episcopal News Service] The 20 Episcopalians representing Presiding Bishop Michael Curry at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, or UNCSW, are wrapping up two weeks of meetings, […]

03/22/2018 05:19 PM
Presiding Bishop, others begin campaign to ‘reclaim Jesus’ in US culture
[Episcopal News Service] A group of Protestant and Roman Catholic leaders, including Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, have begun what they call a campaign to “reclaim Jesus” from those […]

03/22/2018 01:57 PM
Priest in same-sex marriage loses legal challenge to bishop’s ‘discriminatory’ response
[Anglican Communion News Service] The Church of England did not unlawfully discriminate against a priest by refusing to grant a license after he entered a same-sex marriage, London’s Court of Appeal […]

03/22/2018 01:55 PM
Anglican Church of Southern Africa asks bishops to step up response to abuse allegations
[Anglican Communion News Service] The primate of Southern Africa, Cape Town Archbishop Thabo Makgoba, has written to the bishops of the province asking them to establish diocesan advisory teams to handle […]

03/21/2018 07:36 PM
En eventos asociados a la Marcha por Nuestras Vidas, episcopales de todos los EE.UU. se preparan para manifestarse contra la violencia armada
[Episcopal News Service] Miembros de la Iglesia Episcopal y líderes episcopales de todos los EE.UU. viajan a Washington, D.C. esta semana para participar en la Marcha por Nuestras vidas el 24 de […]

03/21/2018 05:12 PM
Sewanee revokes Charlie Rose’s honorary degree after months of pressure to take action
[Episcopal News Service] Sewanee: The University of the South has revoked Charlie Rose’s honorary degree after facing increasing pressure from all sides to act in response to the sexual harassment […]