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'Women build peace' but their voices and stories have been ignored

For centuries and all over the world, women have always worked for peace and, while their skills are more needed now than ever, one peacemaker says women’s stories and their abilities have been discounted and erased.

17 March 2016

Anglican and Episcopal women at UN Commission on the Status of Women

A major international gathering of women is taking place in New York as the UN Commission on the Status of Women hears from communities around the globe on issues of sustainable development and gender-based violence. Amongst those taking part in the event are 22 Anglican women from 18 provinces.

14 March 2016

New York church helps human trafficking victims

Daisy, a 37-year-old mother, hasn’t seen her three children in more than seven-and-a-half years, since she left them in the care of her husband in the Philippines so that she could come to work cleaning hotel rooms in New York.

19 November 2015

Innovative homeless shelter and affordable housing complex breaks ground

Construction work is underway on an innovative new homeless project in New York which combines a 200-bed shelter providing crisis space for the homeless with 135 units of low-income housing, helping street-homeless people make the move from shelter to long-term home.

03 November 2015

Anglican Indigenous Network issues communique from triennial meeting

Delegates report on ministries in different areas, look at steps forward

23 April 2015

NY Episcopal parish on mission to stop Walmart gun sales

Church in heart of Manhattan became symbol of resilience after Sept. 11 attacks.

26 March 2015

Griswold to facilitate meeting between GTS professors, trustees

Former Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold will facilitate the Oct. 16 meeting between trustees of the General Theological Seminary and eight professors whose employment is at the core of the dispute

15 October 2014

South Korea-born bishop installed as suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New York

A South Korea-born diocesan has been installed as the suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New York.

19 May 2014

TEC: Protestors urge Trinity to open property to encampment

TEC: Protestors urge Trinity to open property to encampment

Supported by members of the faith community, Occupy Wall Street is calling upon Trinity Episcopal Church, Wall Street, in New York to allow protestors to establish a winter camp at property it owns at Sixth Avenue and Canal Street, about a mile north of the movement’s original encampment at Zuccotti Park in Manhattan.

06 December 2011

TEC: New York diocese elects the Rev. Canon Andrew M.L. Dietsche as bishop coadjutor

TEC: New York diocese elects the Rev. Canon Andrew M.L. Dietsche as bishop coadjutor

The Rev. Canon Andrew M.L. Dietsche was elected on Nov. 19 as bishop coadjutor of the Episcopal Diocese of New York, pending the required consents from a majority of bishops with jurisdiction and standing committees of the Episcopal Church.

21 November 2011