November 25, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori delivered the following sermon in the Chapel of Christ the Lord at the Episcopal Church Center in New York, New York, on Nov. 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
James Otis Sargent Huntington
25 November 2013
Chapel of Christ the Lord...
November 16, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] “Let us dream of a world where every family, language, people, and nation is gathered in the commonwealth of God,” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said at the groundbreaking public forum Fifty Years Later: The State of Racism in America. “Learn vigilance, teach and work for justice, that we might become the beloved community of God’s rainbow people – every family, language, people, and nation gathered...
November 11, 2013
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori delivered the following speech Nov. 10 after receiving the Elizabeth Blackwell Award from Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York. The Elizabeth Blackwell Award is given to women whose lives exemplify outstanding service to humankind. It is named for Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, the first woman in modern times to receive the Doctor of Medicine degree. Blackwell earned her degree in 1849 from Geneva Medical College, Hobart...
October 21, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached Oct. 18 the Southwest Florida Diocesan Convention, in Punta Gorda, Florida.
“Christ is made the sure foundation… binding all the church in one”
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church
Well, the parks are open and the government is mostly back at work, but...
October 16, 2013
[Episcopal News Service] With toffee and coffees, body butters and shower gels, wine and ale, oil and incense, peanut brittle, “Heavenly Hot Fudge Sauce,” and even an occasional ‘Holy Honey’ – Episcopal churches and institutions across the country earmark signature products for good works.
In Nashville, Tennessee, for example, Katrina Robertson survived abuse and life on the streets to become national sales manager for...