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Six Texan bishops lament “inhumane” conditions at US southern border

Bishops from the US-based Episcopal Church in the State of Texas have issued a joint letter decrying “fear-based policy-making” on immigration.

12 July 2019

Political tensions in Washington over immigration policy fuel Episcopal advocacy, outreach

The US-based Episcopal Church is stepping up its advocacy and outreach on immigration issues as political tensions grow in Washington.

28 June 2019

“Pray, learn, act” call from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry for World Refugee Day

Presiding Bishop, Michael Curry, has issued a call to pray, learn and act to help refugees in a video to mark World Refugee Day tomorrow.

19 June 2019

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s royal wedding sermon lands UK religious broadcasting award

Sandford St Martin Trustees’ recognise “the huge media impact” generated by Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s royal wedding sermon.

16 May 2019

Opposing bishops embrace after Archbishop Justin Welby’s apology leads to agreement

A passionate debate at ACC-17 about sexuality ended with opposing bishops embracing while members sang “Bless the Lord, my soul”.

10 May 2019

“Christians make up 80 per cent of believers persecuted for their faith”, report finds

The Bishop of Truro, Philip Mounstephen, has delivered "a truly sobering read" in a report about the global persecution of Christians.

10 May 2019

An Easter Message from the Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry

An Easter Message from the Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry

18 April 2019

Anglican leaders express sadness and solidarity after Notre Dame Cathedral blaze

A serious fire which caused devastating damage to Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has drawn expressions of solidarity from Anglicans.

17 April 2019

Bishop Mark Edington consecrated and installed as leader of The Episcopal Church in Europe

The US-based Episcopal Church has a new leader for its Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe: Bishop Mark Edington.

08 April 2019

Merged California congregations are first to take name of only African American deaconess

Episcopal church in California’s San Francisco Bay Area named after St Anna Alexander, vows to emulate her ministry in rural Georgia.

02 April 2019