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[Episcopal News Service, by David Paulsen and Mary Frances Schjonberg] Sunday worship services at All Saints-by-the-sea Episcopal Church proceeded as scheduled on 7 January, as a storm loomed in the forecast. Since then, deadly mudslides and flooding have turned life upside-down in Montecito, ...
St. John's Episcopal Church Holds Service Of Light In Honor Of MLK. Error loading player: No playable sources found. By Alyssa Thurlow |. Posted: Sun 7:21 PM, Jan 14, 2018 |. Updated: Sun 11:40 PM, Jan 14, 2018. BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Folks from all denominations gathered at the St. John's Episcopal Church on ...

Churches are places that we celebrate milestones of life -- from baptisms, weddings, funerals -- marking not just our entry into this world but everything in between and also our final exit. The town of Newark is saying goodbye to a landmark next week as Trinity Episcopal Church is scheduled to be ...
Gregoria Betances and Irma Guerra became the first Latina women to be ordained as deacons by the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta. The next ... Robert C. Wright, the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, was in charge of the ordination of six new deacons, including Guerra and Betances. His delight in ...
The leader of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan, Bishop Wendell Gibbs, said he is retiring after serving for almost 20 years. Gibbs, 65, who became the head of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan in November 2000, said he will retire at the end of next year. The next bishop will assume office in two years, ...
John Wesley originated watch night services in 1740, sometimes calling them Covenant Renewal Services. The services provided "a godly alternative to times of drunken revelry," such as New Year's Eve. Watch Night service has added significance and history in the African-American community in the United States.

Saint Joseph's Episcopal school eighth-grade students Hope Flynn (left) and Lilly Shaw prepare green bean casserole for the annual Angel Tree ... in the annual Angel Tree Dinner, serving a Christmas meal for nearly 150 homeless and underprivileged families at Holy Redeemer Episcopal Church in Lake ...
Midnight Visitor Stops by All Saints By-the-sea Episcopal Church for Christmas Eve Service. Apparently running ahead of schedule on his Christmas Eve rounds, Santa Claus took time out Click to view larger. Apparently running ahead of schedule on his Christmas Eve rounds, Santa Claus took time out of ...
Dozens of families came to hear the Eve of the Nativity children's service Sunday evening at St. Paul's-on-the-Plains Episcopal Church. Father Jim Haney said the children all brought figurines of the creche -- the Nativity scene. "We're going to be talking out the meaning of the figures, and we'll be putting ...
With snow blanketing the region on Christmas morning and many choosing to stay in with loved ones, Rev. Susan Fortunato of Christ Episcopal Church told about 10 parishioners she was thankful for the "cozy little service." The small group came together in the City of Poughkeepsie chapel on Christmas ...
Dressed as one of the three Wise Men, Dwayne Felger, of Greenford, Ohio, waves at cars as he walks his 13-year-old, 1,800-pound dromedary camel named Shadrach just before The children's Christmas Pageant at Christ Episcopal Church in Shaker Heights on Christmas Eve. Felger has brought one of ...
Kids naturally embody all the joy and laughter that this holiday season is about, bringing to life the wonder and delight of this time of year. Please join us (along with your favorite little ones) to celebrate the sparkle of the holidays, this Saturday at 4pm at Transfiguration Episcopal Church in San Mateo.
It's been about 100 days since Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coast. As of Nov 29, more than $10 billion of state and federal resources has gone toward the recovery process -- including $2.6 billion from the U.S. Small Business Administration for 30,000 businesses and residents -- according to the ...
Grace Episcopal Church in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. Leaders at the church have applied to have the structure listed on the local historic registry. Only one wall remains from the original structure (seen at left), but several of its features were saved, including a set of Louis Comfort Tiffany ...
During his episcopate, Ely has been a leader both within the diocese and throughout the wider Episcopal Church on such controversial issues as marriage equality, the ordination of LGBT clergy, increased gun safety, and racial justice. He is also a leading voice on matters of environmental and economic ...
Last Sunday a U. S. navy bell, given in memory of Arthur Reilly Weller by Matthew Estes was dedicated and rung at the beginning of the 10 am service. Father Jim and Virginia Estes, with their daughter, Elizabeth, all standing with Joan Weller, presented the bell on Matthew's behalf. It was a moving and ...
Rich Cordivari and Carol Metzker pose for a photo following a discussion on human trafficking at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in West Vincent. Submitted Photo. By Staff Report. Posted: 12/07/17, 9:31 AM EST | Updated: 9 secs ago. # Comments. Rich Cordivari speaks during a discussion on human trafficking at St.

Pope Francis has made two Episcopal appointments, naming Archbishop Michel Aupetit as new Archbishop of Paris, and Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes as new Archbishop of Mexico City. Archbishop Aupetit, who is currently Archbishop of Nanterre, is a former medical doctor and bioethicist, and serves as ...
Photo by Joselyn King The Rev. Mark E. Seitz, rector of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church in Wheeling, discusses the church's project to pay off Christmas toy layaways for Ohio county families. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders spoke of the church's generosity at a press briefing ...
St. Paul's Episcopal receiver Oliver Willman snagged a 6-yard pass from quarterback Swift Lyle on fourth-and-goal with 1:54 left in the fourth quarter to give the Saints (14-1) a 17-14 victory over previously unbeaten Briarwood Christian (14-1) in the Super 7 Class 5A state football championship game ...
Cedar Rapids -- The rich history of the stately Grace Episcopal Church would be lost if a developer bought and demolished the building for another use, church leaders feared. A bell tower soars above the corner of A Avenue and Sixth Street NE, and limestone blocks and stained glass windows make ...
Pope Francis today made two key Episcopal appointments, naming Archbishop Michel Aupetit, a former medical doctor and bioethics expert respected in the pro-life movement in France, as the new Archbishop of Paris, and Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes as the new Archbishop of Mexico City -- the world's ...
The Scottish Episcopal Church has created a digital Advent calendar, offering visitors to its website - Scotland.anglican.org - a different video each day in the run-up to Christmas. The short videos reflect a variety of Advent-related themes and reflections, "highlighting how the Church is living out the Advent ...
MASSENA -- St. John's Episcopal Church, 139 Main St., will hold its annual Christmas bazaar Saturday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.. The festival will feature a bake sale, jewelry and crafts, Christmas decorations, a white elephant table, and a luncheon. A wide variety of home-made baked goods will be ...
Trinity Episcopal Church, 703 W. Third Ave., invites the community to "A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols" at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. The service of scripture and song will be presented by the Chancel Choir, guest musicians and readers from Trinity church. The music will be directed by Faron Wilson, ...
#For those tired of the hassle of shopping, the St. James Episcopal Church youth Group is offering a change of pace this weekend. #The group, students in grades 6-12, will present a Living Nativity from 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10 on the front lawn of the church, 11815 Seven Locks Road, Potomac.
There is a sign outside St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church in Olde Burien that has led some people to wonder if they were selling or closing: "We are not!" said Fr. John Forman. "In fact, we are growing and doing quite well." The signs are actually "For Lease" signs that indicate that the church is trying to lease ...
The Cookie Walk Committee (from left to right): Nancy Cicero, Sue Gerard, Patti Muenich, Nancy Firth, Mary Blanchard and Bert Rupert. Not pictured from the committee are Debbie Conover, Carolyn Barrette, Lori Stromberg, Janine Wildes, Steve Pogalz, Garrett Conover, Nancy Freese, Amy Dickerson, Evy ...
Rhonda Cobb of Poland, center, reacts after being the one to finally complete unwrapping a package that was passed around the table at St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Auburn on Tuesday night. At left, trying to roll doubles is Susanna Chatametikool, left, of Lewiston as Evelyn Ehrenfried, of Lewiston, ...
St. Nicholas to visit Christ Episcopal Church .... For more information about Christ Church, visit christchurchkent.org and "Christ Episcopal Church Kent Ohio" on facebook. Christ Episcopal Church is a fully inclusive and welcoming church located at 118 S. Mantua St. (S.R. 43) in Kent. The Episcopal Church ...
St. Paul's Episcopal Church and LINK of Hampton Roads are local nonprofits that help the homeless in the region. Both received monetary assistance from the Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund in 2016. Now in its 89th year, the Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund raises money for nonprofit organizations ...
Kenneth Chestnut, from left, senior warden at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Bernadine Fulton, junior warden, and Vic Frederiksen, priest in residence, stand in the church's sanctuary in downtown Wilmington, N.C., Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Andrew Consulting engineers was recently honored for its ...
Cole served as the rector at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Lexington, Kentucky, from 2012 until his election as bishop. Previously, he served as sub-dean at The Cathedral of All Souls in Asheville for seven years, and as vicar at Church of the Advocate, a worshiping community for the ...
The Episcopal Church women of the Church of the Mediator will be serving their traditional luncheon on Saturday, December 2, at 11:30 a.m. at the Parish House. The Country Kitchen, offering baked goods, candies, condiments, jellies, and hand-crafted items, will open at 10:30 a.m. in the "Old Vicarage," ...
You may have heard that St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will be closing in April 2018. The hopeful news is that the Episcopal Church Foundation has agreed to keep the building open until the end of 2018. "A task force has been established within the Dayton community to come up with a three- to five-year ...
St. John's Episcopal Church, 5987 Richmond Road, Warsaw will host a Candlelight Christmas Community Concert at 7 p.m. December 8 featuring musicians Matthew Spencer and Mei-Li Beane. "We chose Spencer and Beane for this special concert as they are a widely known and enthusiastically ...
Christine McAleer, who has been teaching English at St. Martin's Episcopal school for five years, traveled to Washington, D.C., the past two summers for Smithsonian American Art Museum programs, and next year will take her seventh-grade students to the museum. Christine McAleer. "Only about half of ...
The Episcopal Academy senior was awarded a Silver Key on the National Latin Exam last spring, is involved with the school's Key Club and ...
People prepare to serve Thanksgiving dinner last Thursday at the Episcopal Church of Ascension's event. The free dinner gave residents a ...
The largest gift today, which is for $500, comes from the women's group at Trinity Episcopal Church. We hope other churches will follow its lead.
Grace Episcopal Church will host the fifth annual Olde World Christmas Celebration on Friday and Saturday at the church, 820 Howard St.
I had the pleasure of attending The African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas (AECST) 225th Gala Celebration on Nov. 17. Approximately 600 ...
SHEPHERDSTOWN-For Trinity Episcopal Church's parishioners, the long-standing tradition of holding a Live Nativity on the church's lawn ...
A group that broke away from national Episcopal Church is claiming ownership to the improvements that parishioners have made to various ...
Utah's Episcopal bishop Scott Hayashi knows how it feels to have a ... produced by the Episcopal Diocese of Utah, "I did not feel any pain.".
St. Paul's Episcopal Church hosted its annual Blessing of the Animals ceremony, Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at the East Naples church to honor ...
A group that broke away from national Episcopal Church is claiming ownership to the improvements that parishioners have made to various ...
St. James Episcopal to host Contemplative prayer weekend ... Next weekend, St. James Episcopal Church, 119 N. Duke St., will host a two-day ...
CULLMAN - Grace Episcopal Church is preparing to offer a ministry especially for victims of forms of dementia. On Tuesday, Jan. 2, the church ...
St. Timothy Episcopal Church's original sanctuary stood from 1880 until the end of its demolition in 1968. Construction on the current church ...


 

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