December 12, 2013
[Anglican Communion News Service] Gathering in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, as the Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order (IASCUFO), at the invitation of the Rt Revd Dr Howard Gregory, Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, we have been acutely aware of the season of Advent and the promise of Isaiah and John the Baptist that God is doing a new thing: ‘A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots’ (Isaiah 11.1);...
November 15, 2013
November 15, 2013
First, the name “Francesco” leapfrogged to No. 1 on the list of the most popular baby names in...
October 23, 2013
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[Episcopal News Service] Old Catholics and Episcopalians in Europe have agreed to enter into deeper communion, seeking new ways to collaborate, preparing a common structure, and leading the way towards the ultimate goal of becoming one church in Europe.
The Convocation of...
October 17, 2013
- B’nai B’rith International commends the Catholic Church and the city of Rome for denying recently deceased Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke burial in the Italian capital following his death on Oct. 11, while serving out a life sentence under house arrest.
Priebke, an SS captain, was convicted of overseeing the massacre of 335 Italians in the Ardeatine Caves just outside of Rome, including personally murdering some of the victims. In...
September 22, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached the following sermon Sept. 22 at Christ Church Cathedral, Nashville, Tennessee, on the fourth day of the House of Bishops’ Sept. 19-24 meeting.
22 September 2013
Christ Church Cathedral, Nashville, TN
Diocese of Tennessee
House of Bishops
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church...