Episcopal Church Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Conflicts in LatAm, including Argentina, concern Pope FrancisRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Buenos Aires Herald

    The first Latin American pope is concerned about the "social, economic, and political conflicts" in Venezuela, Brazil, Bolivia and Argentina. According to the leadership of the Latin American Episcopal Conference , Pope Francis said at a meeting on Thursday that he is worried about the possibility of soft coups in general and that the US elections had not fully included that the poorest sectors of society.

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  2. Church Of Scotland Votes To Allow Same-Sex Marriage For ClergyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... of these matters we formally acknowledge this distance by requiring that for a period of three years The Episcopal Church no longer represent us on ecumenical and interfaith bodies, should not be appointed or elected to an internal standing ...

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  3. Kinyamasika Seminary to mark silver jubileeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | New Vision

    PIC: Bishops John Baptist Kaggwa and Odama with seminarians after mass. St. Paul's National Major Seminary, Kinyamasika, has launched preparations for its silver jubilee.

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  4. Vanishing West Georgia: Zion Episcopal ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | LaGrange Daily News

    Talbotton still has less than 1,000 residents and local residents worship at the Talbotton First Baptist and the Talbotton First Methodist churches, but they all have a special connection to the Episcopal Church, which no longer has a congregation still meeting in Talbotton.

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  5. Gathering the fruit, May 21: Roman Catholics - recognizing' the Anglican patrimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Living Church

    The Golden Jubilee of the Anglican Centre in Rome is drawing near, and we ought to expect all kinds of extraordinary statements to emerge in the next several months regarding the affectionate dialogue between Roman Catholics and Anglicans. I want to note three interesting and relatively recent developments, some of which have gone largely unnoticed.

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  6. United Methodists hopeful about study on gay issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The United Methodist Church's top legislative body meets only once every four years, so the stakes were high as its General Conference met over the last 10 days in Portland, Ore. And faced with about 100 legislative proposals on sexuality - to the backdrop of floor protests and growing defiance of the church's bans on gay marriage and ordination - some feared a split in the nation's second-largest Protestant denomination.

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  7. Faith flows freely at Bradya s CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... and other spiritual things. Galloway told Brady that based on his views he probably would not like the Episcopal Church, but he might fit in the Orthodox or Catholic traditions. So when the Rev. Tim Kelly, pastor of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic ...

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  8. The Episcopal Church - and Silver City - has a new priest.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Silver City Sun-News

    In the first ordination of a priest at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in its 124-year history, the Rev. Sarah St. John Guck was ordained to the priesthood on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

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  9. Archbishop-elect of Kenya, Jackson Nasoore Ole SapitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Religion News Service

    ... Anglican leaders who supported the creation of a breakaway Anglican church in the U.S. because of the Episcopal Church's stance on homosexuality. Throughout his tenure, Wabukala has been strongly opposed to same-sex unions and the ordination of gays ...

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  10. That they may be one': Longing for Christian unityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Living Church

    About 11 years ago, I got up early one Saturday morning and drove from West Point, Mississippi, to Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Memphis. The day had finally come.

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  11. Things Episcopalians say (3): - Jesus Movement'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Living Church

    From the very beginning of his service as Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, Michael Curry has donated vocabulary to us that, although not new, is likely to become more and more common among us. He reminded us that "This is the Jesus Movement , and we are the Episcopal Church, the Episcopal branch of Jesus' movement in this world."

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  12. May 12 wrap-up: Rule 44 voted downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    After a roller coaster of "will-they-or-won't-they" episodes usually reserved for love interests in a romantic comedy, delegates finally decided their relationship with Rule 44: They won't . Over the past three days, the United Methodist General Conference also has offered a live demonstration of just how difficult following its rules of order can be.

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  13. All Saints Episcopal School consecrates chapelRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    During the event, the school honored the visionary benefactors and many generous, loyal supporters who made it their mission to see a chapel built on the All Saints campus. School Chaplain the Rev.

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Iobserve

    The Knights of Columbus, Msgr. Eugene F. Marshall Council No. 103 of Pittsfield will hold its second annual Blue Mass on Sunday May 22 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Church 414 North St., here.

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  15. ReligionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... based in Portsmouth, will perform “Songs of Home: May 14 at 7 p.m., and May 15, at 3 p.m., at Christ Episcopal Church, Portsmouth. Tickets are $15 general admission and $12 for seniors/students. Children under 12 are free.Tickets are ...

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  16. Area religious servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... based in Portsmouth, will perform “Songs of Home: May 14 at 7 p.m., and May 15, at 3 p.m., at Christ Episcopal Church, Portsmouth. Tickets are $15 general admission and $12 for seniors/students. Children under 12 are free.Tickets are ...

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  17. torah | - If a man lies with a male' verse must be put in contextRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    If there were one verse I could remove from the Torah, it would be this: "If a man lies with a male as one lies with a woman, the two of them have done an abhorrent thing; they shall be put to death" . These words are misused and overused by Jews and Christians alike.

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  18. Pulling rank, quoting canons in Anglican pastoral leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Living Church

    ... extensively. Perhaps I could learn something. I have heard the same aphorism applied to the canons of the Episcopal Church: if you ever have to refer to them, you've already lost. This unsolicited advice sounds great, but is it really practical in ...

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  19. May 11 wrap-up: Episcopal address, more Rule 44 debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    A day after the celebratory tone of opening worship came a reminder that General Conference is one big, long meeting. As delegates got down to business, debate over one of the Rules of Order will stretch into a third day while the episcopal address urged United Methodists to "trust God and go."

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  20. The United Methodist Church to LGBTQ: You're "Sacred," But Not WelcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Religion Dispatched

    ... America (ELCA), which has openly gay bishops. It has also agreed upon an Interim Eucharist Sharing with the Episcopal Church and has been in conversations to reach a full communion agreement. The increasing challenge between the UMC and other ... 1 comment