Amy Sowder reports on events across the US as the Episcopal Church seeks racial reconciliation and healing among its congregations.
27 February 2018
Port Elizabeth diocese is embarking on a programme to help people to tell their story in a bid to ease racial tensions in South Africa.
16 January 2018
The US-based Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops called on Episcopalians to join them in working toward environmental and racial justice.
27 September 2017
Christians leaders held a march and prayer meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend in a show of support for minority communities.
14 August 2017
Members of the US-based Episcopal Church have been responding to last week’s presidential election victory by Donald Trump.
14 November 2016
The Bishop of Johannesburg, Dr Steve Moreo, has criticised South African politician Julius Malema after he appeared to call for the murder of white people.
09 November 2016
A Chicago priest, the Revd Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows, has become the first black woman to be elected as a diocesan bishop in the US-based Episcopal Church.
03 November 2016
Prayer services have been held throughout north Texas following Friday’s atrocity in which 12 police officers were shot – five of them fatally.
11 July 2016
The Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has honoured a number of pioneers in the fight for justice in South Africa by bestowing on them the Archbishop’s Award for Peace with Justice. Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah, Bishop John Osmers and the first President of Zambia, Kenneth Kaunda, received the awards this month.
27 April 2016
In the months following General Convention, the [American] Episcopal Church has been working to fulfil its mandate to confront racism and the institutional structures that support it.
27 January 2016