March 15, 2017
Taiwan Church News
6 - 12 March, 2017
Taiwanese Churches and Communities Commemorate 228 Massacre Event Across Northern American Cities
Reported by Chen Yi-fan
In the afternoon on 25 February, a Memorial Service for the 70th Anniversary of Taiwan 228 Massacre was held by Association of Taiwanese Organization in Toronto(ATOT) at Taiwanese United Church in Toronto, Canada....
February 20, 2017
For Black History Month in February, American Baptist Churches USA is lifting up and celebrating the lives of some of the denomination’s significant leaders through history.
Rev. Veronica ‘Ronny’ Lanier, a Vibrant, Effervescent African American Pioneer, Mission Leader and Educator
Rev. Veronica “Ronny” Lanier (1899-2014) was a pioneering African American mission leader and educator in American Baptist Churches USA (...
February 15, 2017
- Some of the participants who enjoyed the 2016 CrossRoad Institute.
This year’s CrossRoad Summer Institute will be held on the campus of Hellenic College/Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology here in June and July 2017.
The ten-day program is especially designed for Orthodox Christian high school juniors and seniors—ages 16 through 18—who wish to “step outside their comfort...
February 14, 2017
It is with deep love, respect and heartfelt thanksgiving that we mark the 13th Anniversary of the Episcopal Consecration of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, who was consecrated at Saint Tikhon of Zadonsk Monastery Church, South Canaan, PA on February 14, 2004.
On behalf of the Holy Synod of Bishops and the clergy, monastics and faithful of the Orthodox Church in America, we assure Metropolitan Tikhon of our...
February 7, 2017
Competencias para el Ministerio Episcopal Latino, es un curso intensivo de nueve días diseñado para personal diocesano, clérigos, líderes laicos y seminaristas interesados en desarrollar competencia cultural y cómo organizar el ministerio para las poblaciones latinas /hispanas de los Estados Unidos.
Ofrecido por la Oficina de los Ministerios Latinos / Hispanos de la Iglesia Episcopal, y en asociación por el Seminario del...
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Registration is now open for the Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency, an innovative nine-day intensive course designed for diocesan staff, clergy, lay leaders, and seminarians to learn cultural competency and ministry to the country’s Latino/Hispanic population.
Offered by the Episcopal Church Office of Latino/Hispanic Ministries in partnership with Seminary of the Southwest, the course will be offered June 18 –...
February 6, 2017
January 25, 2017
VALLEY FORGE, PA (1/25/17)—Valerie and Aaron Osterbrock of Hamilton, Ohio, were endorsed on December 13, 2016, by American Baptist International Ministries (IM) to serve at the Sabah Theological Seminary in East Malaysia.
The couple will be the only IM global servants currently serving in this Southeast Asian island country. They will be teaching at a multinational, multidenominational seminary with over 400 students.
After the couple has raised the needed...
January 22, 2017
- Bishop Gregory of Nyssa with OCF Board members.
Following its annual meeting in December 2016, the Board of Directors of Orthodox Christian Fellowship [OCF] has announced that it is initiating a search for an Executive Director. The process for identifying and screening potential candidates is projected to begin in early February 2017, and...
January 5, 2017
[Diocese of North Carolina press release] The Standing Committee of the Diocese of North Carolina is pleased to announce the addition of two petition candidates to the slate of nominees for the 12th bishop diocesan of the diocese.
The additional nominees are:
- The Rev. George Adamik – St. Paul’s, Cary, North Carolina
- The Rev. Canon Michael Buerkel Hunn – The Episcopal...