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Ecuador

Presiding Bishop brings message of hope to quake-ravaged Ecuador

The Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, has visited the Episcopal Diocese of Ecuador Litoral to see relief efforts following April’s earthquake.

07 July 2016

Revisiting Ecuador, two months after a devastating earthquake

An increase in domestic violence and hunger following April's Ecuador earthquake has lead to a surge in gastrointestinal and respiratory illness in children.

20 June 2016

Support continues for Ecuador earthquake victims

Tomorrow (Saturday) marks four weeks since the 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador causing the death of more than 650 people, injuring more than 4,600 and displacing some 30,000. Recovery from the loss of life and the estimated $2 to $3 billion in damages will take years.

13 May 2016

Prayers and action following Ecuador earthquake

The presiding bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church has called for prayer for the people of Ecuador following last weekend’s devastating earthquake which has so far claimed the lives of 570 people. A further 155 remain missing; and 7,015 others are known to be injured. Almost 25,000 people are currently living in emergency shelters.

21 April 2016

Episcopal bishops study self-sustainability in the Philippines

Bishops from Province IX recently spent time in the Philippines studying the church’s journey to financial self-sustainability in the local context

10 October 2014

Episcopal House of Bishops Issues Strong Environmental Pastoral Teaching

Episcopal House of Bishops Issues Strong Environmental Pastoral Teaching

The Episcopal Church House of Bishops, meeting in Province IX, in Quito, Ecuador, issued the following Pastoral Teaching

 

26 September 2011