October 31, 2013
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October 31, 2013
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
[Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] During its Oct. 15-17 meeting here, the Episcopal Church’s Executive Council adopted multiple resolutions, which are summarized below.
Approve appointment of Grant Thornton, LLP, to audit all accounts under the management or control of the council and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary...
- Organization Celebrates 170 Years of Service to the Jewish Community and the World
B’nai B’rith International will celebrate its German Jewish founders at a 170th-anniversary event honoring Dr. Ruth Westheimer on Oct. 22. The event, sponsored by Lufthansa German Airlines, will be held at the German consulate in New York City and will recognize B’nai B’rith’s 17-decades of service to the Jewish...
September 24, 2013
[World Council of Churches press release] As part of the preparations for the upcoming World Council of Churches (WCC) assembly in Korea, young delegates to the event recently got together in Geneva to strategize on making youth contributions to the assembly and to the WCC youth programme more meaningful – envisioning a “youth pilgrimage for justice and peace”.
These young delegates to the WCC assembly met in Geneva, Switzerland, from 18 to 20 September. They...
September 19, 2013
- The World Council of Churches held a consultation in Switzerland Sept. 18 on the situation in Syria.