May 2, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached the following sermon May 2 during “Sustaining Hope in the Face of Climate Change,” an event hosted by the Episcopal Church and the Church of Sweden held at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C.
May 2, 2013
Sustaining Hope in the Face of Climate Change
St. John’s Episcopal Church,...
March 22, 2013
[Diocese of Egypt] Millions of people in the Anglican Communion are focusing at this time on the Enthronement of the new Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. For us, Canterbury is of great historical significance because it was the starting point of Anglicanism.
I am among many who appreciated the contribution of Archbishop Rowan Williams, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, during the last ten years. I am also sure that he will continue to contribute through...
March 18, 2013
[Anglican Communion News Service] Five different churches in Egypt — including the Coptic Orthodox Church, the Roman Catholic Church, the Evangelical (Presbyterian) Church, the Greek Orthodox Church and the Anglican Church — have joined together to form the Egypt Council of Churches after one year of deliberations and meetings between the churches.
The announcement was made in a press release by the Most Rev. Dr. Mouneer Hanna Anis, bishop of the Diocese of...
March 8, 2013
[Office of Public Affairs -- Press Release] Human Trafficking: A Churchwide Conversation, a March 6 forum hosted by Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, is now available on line here.
The hour-long Human Trafficking: A Churchwide Conversation originated from the Chapel of Christ the Lord in the Church Center in New York City and featured...