May 19, 2013
[Episcopal News Service] El Espíritu Santo llega, para algunos, como una presencia consoladora. Para otros es una inquietud perturbadora. Y para otros es misterioso, incluso atemorizante.
Pero no lo confundan con [la fiesta de] Pentecostés —el quincuagésimo día después de Pascua— que la Iglesia conmemora este domingo (19 de mayo) y que “nos desafía a concentrarnos al menos un día en la actividad del Espíritu en nuestra vida”, según la Rda. Janet Broderick, rectora de la...
May 17, 2013
[Episcopal News Service] The Holy Spirit comes, for some, as a comforting presence. For others, it’s a disturbing upsetter. And still, for others, it is mysterious, even scary.
But don’t confuse it just with Pentecost – the 50th day after Easter – which the church observes this Sunday (May 19) and which “challenges us to focus at least one day on the Spirit’s activity in our life,” according to the Rev. Janet Broderick, rector of...
May 8, 2013
[Refugee Council USA press release] On the eve of the U.S. Senate’s first markup of the bipartisan immigration reform bill, a wide array of faith leaders are urging legislators to ensure that comprehensive immigration reform upholds the United States’ proud history and tradition of protecting and welcoming refugees, asylum-seekers, and those fleeing persecution.
Rabbi Steve Gutow, president of the...
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March 18, 2013
[The San Francisco Organizing Project/PICO California – Press Release] On March 17 the Campaign for Citizenship, an effort led by the PICO National Network, the nation’s leading grassroots, faith organization, to move the immigration process forward by creating a roadmap for citizenship for more than 11 million aspiring Americans launched in San Francisco. During a forum held at the Episcopal Church of St. John the Evangelist, Congressman Luis Gutierrez and leading clergy from...
March 13, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The youth and adult members of the 2014 Episcopal Youth Event Mission Planning Team have been announced.
Drawing hundreds of youth from throughout the Episcopal Church, EYE 2014 will be held in July 9-13, 2014 in the Philadelphia area, in partnership with the Diocese of Pennsylvania.
The 2014 event marks the twelfth EYE and remains a popular and well-attended event. EYE 2014 is geared for youth in grades 9-12 during the...