Episcopal Church Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Obama to deliver eulogy Friday for slain South Car...Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | WHTC

    South Carolina will take a step forward in healing the wounds of last week's mass shooting when President Barack Obama arrives on Friday to deliver the eulogy for the pastor of the historic church where the attack took place. Reverend Clementa Pinckney, a widely admired state senator and pastor of Charleston's Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, was among the nine people who died when a gunman opened fire during Bible study.

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  2. Homeless chronicles: Opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Times-Standard

    Note: This is the continuation of a series on helping to establish one of the first agencies serving homeless families in Newark, New Jersey, in 1984. Earlier chapters can be followed at times-standard.com/opinion.

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  3. Brenda Hamilton, of the Diocese of Maine, center, looks on during a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Episcopal Church's top legislative body is reviewing its policies on alcohol and addiction as part of a churchwide soul-searching over a Maryland assistant bishop charged with drunken driving while texting and killing a bicyclist. Leaders of the Episcopal General Convention, meeting at the Salt Palace, put the topic on the agenda after the criminal case against Heather Cook drew national attention.

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  4. Episcopal assembly responds to fatal drunken driving caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Daily Journal

    The Episcopal Church's top legislative body is reviewing its policies on alcohol and addiction as part of a churchwide soul-searching over a Maryland assistant bishop charged with drunken driving while texting and killing a bicyclist. Leaders of the Episcopal General Convention, meeting in Salt Lake City, put the topic on the agenda after the criminal case against Heather Cook drew national attention.

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  5. Army: No plans to rename bases named foraRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Daily World

    Army: No plans to rename bases named for Confederate officers Names memorialize historic figures, "not causes or ideologies." Check out this story on dailyworld.com: Fort Polk, in Vernon Parish was named after Leonidas Polk, who was known as the Fighting Bishop and was a Confederate general.

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  6. Stepping Bravely Into the Future: A Conversation with Bishop Andy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Patheos

    ... and innovative church leader. The author of Unabashedly Episcopalian: Proclaiming the Good News of the Episcopal Church , an Episcopal bestseller, he has two books on the Church coming out this year: Church: A Generous Community Amplified for the ...

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  7. Episcopal Assembly Responds To Bishop Fatal Drunken Driving CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... CBS Sports. High-profile personalities from [...] SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The top legislative body of the Episcopal Church is reviewing its policies on alcohol and addiction as part of the churchwide soul-searching over a Maryland assistant bishop ...

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  8. Long Island Prepares for Inaugural Culper Spy DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... which was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1991. The second oldest continuing operating Episcopal Church in the United States and historic cemetery contains the graves of early settlers of the town, Revolutionary War heroes, ship ...

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  9. Christ Church Cathedral Dean James Munroe retiring, but not from ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... he is ready for the transition. He was 51 when he was elected dean, after 14 years as rector at St. John's Episcopal Church in Northampton. Earlier assignments for the Boston born Munroe were in Greenfield and Auburn. "I have shrunk; my eye glass ...

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  10. Parishes had right to leave Episcopal Church, state Supreme Court filing contendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... with them. The justices will hear arguments on Sept. 23. (Brad Nettles/Staff) Parishes that left The Episcopal Church in 2012 have filed written arguments with the state Supreme Court contending they have the right to depart and take their ...

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  11. Breakaway churches reject settlement from national Episcopal churchRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    The national Episcopal Church and its S.C. parishes proposed a settlement with a breakaway group earlier this month that would have ended litigation over $500 million worth of property. That offer was rejected today.

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  12. Campaigning For Bishopric Not A Valid Exempt Purpose - Kent Hovind UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... but I would be very surprised if the "E" Church turned out to be anything other than the African Methodist Episcopal Church which is gearing up for its 50th Quadrennial Conference and Bicentennial Celebration in Philadelphia in 2016. AME bishops are ...

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  13. Denomination, Community, and Culture: A Conversation with Bishop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Patheos

    ... and for the larger Church. In 2012, he published Unabashedly Episcopalian: Proclaiming the Good News of the Episcopal Church , which remains an Episcopal bestseller. This year, he has two books coming out, and he kindly agreed to talk with me about ...

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  14. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    The national Episcopal Church and its S.C. parishes proposed a settlement with a breakaway group earlier this month that would have ended litigation over $500 million worth of property. That offer was rejected today.

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  15. Independent LensRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... about a unique individual, community or moment in history. Faith, love, marriage, homosexuality and the Episcopal Church collide in the first openly gay Bishop Gene Robinson of New Hampshire. Robinson is a man whose two primary passions are in ...

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  16. African bishops meet, will - speak with one voice' at SynodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Catholic World News

    The presidents of African national and regional episcopal conference gathered in Ghana from June 8 to 11 to discuss the upcoming Synod of Bishops on the family. Fifty prelates, including five cardinals, were present.

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  17. Celebrate Magna Carta, yes: by defending the Human Rights ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | New Statesman

    The Prime Minister is notoriously weak on history. He thought the Americans were fighting the Nazis with us in 1940 .

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  18. Amazing Grace Circus Still SoaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... Amazing Grace Circus was formed after the tragic events of September 11th. A group of young people at Grace Episcopal Church sought a way to comprehend the enormity of the violent event and the personal loss of members of their church community, ...

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  19. Column: What's missing, Part 2Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Current in Carmel

    I'm reminiscing about my diverse church-going experiences, hoping to describe a couple of missing faith-life links that are worth pointing out. To quickly review, I was an active Episcopalian kid followed by a three-decades-without-church blank spot.

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  20. Episcopal Church makes settlement offer to let parishes take $500 million in propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The Episcopal Church and its local diocese have pitched a settlement offer that would allow 35 parishes that defected in 2012 to take roughly $500 million in church properties with them in a bid to end the long-running ecclesiastical split that has reached the state Supreme Court. The parishes haven't formally responded, but a high-ranking cleric said the olive branch will not be accepted.

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