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Patterns of racism in church culture revealed in audit of US-based Episcopal Church leadership

Official report assesses racial makeup and perceptions of the church’s leadership and summarises race influences on church culture.

20 April 2021

An Easter Message from Archbishop Michael Curry

“Our work goes on. Our labour for love continues” - Archbishop Michael Curry, Primate of the Episcopal Church, offers an Easter message.

 

01 April 2021

Virginia and General Seminaries pursue joint venture to foster deeper collaboration

The two oldest and largest seminaries in the US-based Episcopal Church are exploring options for shared faculty and “collaborative governance”.

18 January 2021

A Christmas Message from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

A Christmas Message from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, Primate of the US-based Episcopal Church.

22 December 2020

Gunman killed by police on steps of Saint John the Divine Cathedral Church in New York

Gunman opened fire as worshippers left a Christmas concert at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine in New York on Sunday.

15 December 2020

Anglican Church of Korea sends aid to New York as Churches gear up Covid-19 response

The Episcopal Church’s Diocese of New York is set to receive a package of facemasks and hand sanitiser donated by Anglicans in Daejeon.

20 April 2020

Tributes paid following death of Barbara Harris – the Anglican Communion’s first female bishop

The first woman to be ordained a bishop in the Anglican Communion, Barbara Harris, died on Friday at Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln, Massachusetts, at the age of 89.

17 March 2020

United Nations’ Member States adopt political declaration on Status of Women

Member States adopt political declaration at a meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women included prayers written by members of the Anglican Communion delegation who were unable to travel to New York because of the COVID-19 virus.

17 March 2020

Anglican People: deployments, movements and ordinations in our global communion

A summary of significant appointments and departures by senior Anglican personnel around the world

24 February 2020

Bishop’s son deported from US to El Salvador, where he fears for his life

The 34-year-old son of El Salvador Bishop David Alvarado, Josue Alvarado Guerra, has been deported by US immigration officials.

11 February 2020