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  1. Shrewsbury: Trinity Episcopal Church invites community to worship serviceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Trinity Episcopal Church , 440 Main St., invites everyone to its worship service, to be held Sunday, Sept. 13, at 9 a.m. The Right Reverend Dr. Douglas Fisher, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts will be the celebrant.


  2. Nashville Mission Parish Marks 20 YearsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Groong

    PRESS OFFICE Diocese of the Armenian Church of America 630 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10016 Contact: Chris Zakian Tel: 686-0710; Fax: 779-3558 E-mail: [email protected] Website: http://www.armenianchurch-ed.net September 2, 2015 ___________________ Nashville Mission Parish Marks 20 Years The mission parish of Nashville, TN, welcomed Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America , as the community gathered to celebrate its 20th anniversary last month. A highlight of the two days of activities was the ordination of four altar servers-the first such service to be performed at the Nashville parish since its founding in 1995.


  3. Pauli Murray exhibit highlights her legacy in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    ... her death in 1985, as well as the first African American female priest to be ordained by the Protestant Episcopal Church. The exhibition, titled "Pauli Murray: Imp, Crusader, Dude, Priest," brings to light the fluidity and multiplicity of Pauli ...


  4. Churches should make fighting racism a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | United Methodist Church

    ... in Washington that concluded with a meeting at the White House. Leadership of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, and the Union Methodist Episcopal Church ... 1 comment

  5. Diocese offering film and discussion series on race and reconciliationRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    The Episcopal Church in South Carolina is welcoming the community to participate in four opportunities to engage in an important and timely film and discussion program where people can explore issues of race, discrimination and the legacy of slavery.


  6. Green schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Dirt Magazine

    ... teaching gardens were having their moment. Eight years ago, the bishop of the church next door, Grace Episcopal Church, knocked on the door of North Main Elementary and asked how the church could support the school. Money, said Principal Matthew ...


  7. Kapampangan bishop ordination in Balanga historic - CBCP headRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines president Archbishop Socrates Villegas has described as "historic event" the ordination of Bishop Victor Ocampo, a native of Angeles City, over the weekend. "This is the first ordination in Balanga of a bishop since 1739, the first in Bataan since 1754 and the first in the Diocese of Balanga since 1975.


  8. Warm regional reaction to proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Buenos Aires Herald

    There was mostly a warm regional reaction to Pope Francis' move, announced in a letter published by the Vatican yesterday, that all priests in the Roman Catholic Church will have the authority to absolve the "sin of abortion" during the Holy Year of Mercy, starting December 8 and ending November 26. One local Catholic NGO said the move should encourage the government here to change existing legislation on the issue, but some voices voices in Argentina were unhappy at the pontiff's move. Archbishop of the city of La Plata, Hctor Aguer, offered a slightly negative take as he explained what the shift in stance actually equated to.


  9. How a Chicago priest became an unwitting civil rights figureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... to the tiny Alabama town of Hayneville to honor Daniels's memory. Civil rights activists and members of the Episcopal church make an annual pilgrimage to a monument dedicated to the slain seminarian. Morrisroe, meanwhile, became just a footnote in ...


  10. Many 2016 presidential candidates have church-shoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | News10.net

    ... the Anglican Church in North America. That denomination was founded in 2009 by former members of the U.S. Episcopal Church dissatisfied with its increasingly liberal tendencies, such as the election of a gay bishop. a Carly Fiorina, raised an ...


  11. Different churches joined in faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Orange County Register

    During a song, the Rev. Mark Whitlock of Christ Our Redeemer African Methodist Episcopal Church ), right, rejoices as Bishop Kevin W. Vann of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange, third from left, appears a bit more pensive at the AME Irvine church. 2 comments

  12. Connects Asheville: Reverend Barber Speaking on Friday, 9/25 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Kos

    The African Methodist Episcopal Church, usually called the A.M.E. Church, is a predominantly African-American Methodist denomination based in the United States. It is the oldest independent Protestant denomination founded by blacks in the world.


  13. History deserves honest retellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... was spoken. A New York Times story by Katharine Q. Seelye catches my eye. Probably because it's about the Episcopal Church. And I'm an Episcopalian. This is my family, too. The Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island is opening a museum and ... 2 comments

  14. Black church can be agent for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Sampson Independent

    ... Reverend Richard Allen, founder of the Free African Society and the first bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church(AME), was considered by many to be the earliest leader of black Americans. Confronting the issues of his day including ...


  15. Summer Music at the Cathedrals, act II featured mostly Trinity Choir membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    Why would anyone in Kansas City ever listen to mediocre music? This August 16 program featured eight fine musicians, performing in the nave of Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, filling the rock, glass and wood chamber with glorious music; the reasonably quiet air conditioning helped to diminish the effects of the 91A AE' summer heat. First up was Jordan Buckner, with cathedral music director, Canon John Schaefer playing the portative organ figured bass part, playing the the Sonata in F Major for flute, by Benedetto Marcello .


  16. Justin Barney's week 1 blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WTLV

    We're mostly through with Week 1 of the high school football season, with two Saturday games rounding out the week. Some quick Week 1 snaps from around the area.


  17. Retired bishops reflect in Episcopal news site's video on KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NOLA.com

    ... of Louisiana when Hurricane Katrina struck, and The Most Rev. Frank Griswold, presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church U.S.A., survey damage outside of St. Paul's Church in New Orleans on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005. (Photo by Jennifer Zdon, The ...


  18. Writing on Religion: A moral economy, a new leader, Carter, TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Bennington Banner

    ... The Life of Jimmy Carter.." Balmer, an ordained Episcopal minister, has a connection to Manchester and Zion Episcopal Church, which he has visited annually in recent years. After Carter, 90, revealed that he has a melanoma that has spread to his ...


  19. Gulfside Assembly reimagining future of historic siteRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | United Methodist Church

    ... Jurisdiction, a separate jurisdiction created for African Americans as a compromise when the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Methodist Episcopal Church, South and the Methodist Protestant Church merged. The non-geographical, segregated jurisdiction ...


  20. What's for Lunch? MRS. Rooney's Hot DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Red Bank Green

    ... Church Service on the Beach The Anchorage Beach in Sea Bright is the setting, as St. George's by the River Episcopal Church of Rumson hosts an evening outdoor service on Saturdays through August. People of all denominations are welcome, and car ...