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January 9, 2015
The second highest ranking official in the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland will be charged with manslaughter in a December 27 crash that killed a cyclist, according to a Baltimore prosecutor.
January 5, 2015
Katherine Ragsdale’s infamous rallying cry “abortion is a blessing” declared in front of a Birmingham, Alabama abortion clinic in 2007, raised her profile beyond Episcopal Church circles.
December 19, 2014
As Episcopal Church officials struggle with how to re-organize an unwieldy bureaucracy and legislative body formed for a much larger church, more bad news is dripping out.
November 14, 2014
For the first time, the Episcopal Church’s Washington National Cathedral has hosted a Muslim service of Friday prayers at the landmark national church.
October 21, 2014
Katharine Jefferts Schori, the controversial top bishop who’s presided over her denomination’s schism and accelerated decline, almost gave a good sermon last week.
October 14, 2014
A U.S. denomination that prides itself on inclusivity is including significantly fewer people in its 2013 membership and attendance figures.
October 4, 2014
Turmoil that has rocked the worldwide Anglican Communion for the past decade isn’t about to settle down, if recent comments by Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori are to be believed.
September 30, 2014
Eight faculty members at the General Theological Seminary in New York are no longer employed at the school after a dustup with the seminary dean and board of trustees.
September 5, 2014
This week was the 69th anniversary of Japan’s surrender in WWII, at a simple, dignified ceremony on the U.S.S. Missouri, with General Douglas MacArthur presiding. Over 30 million had died in the Pacific theater,…
August 25, 2014
A church property won from departing Anglicans in a lawsuit by the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia has hosted its first blessing of a same-sex union.