Episcopalians join the world’s spirit-filled Women’s Marches

Jan 27, 2017 by

by Pat McCaughan, ENS: Carrying signs reading “The Episcopal Church is Here” and “The Episcopal Church Cares About This,” the Rev. LeeAnne Watkins and other Minnesota Episcopalians joined thousands of marchers in St. Paul on Jan. 21, sparking “a miserable day of puddles and ice” into the...

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National LGBTQ Task Force to Review TN Episcopal Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Jan 26, 2017 by

by Nathan Glover, World Religion News: The Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee has turned to the National LGBTQ Task Force to review the Church’s ongoing issues with ministers officiating at same-sex marriages. Although the Episcopal Church at the national level has given official permission in 2015 to...

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TEC Faces Uncertain Clergy Future

Dec 9, 2016 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The Episcopal Church is starting to learn some bitter lessons about itself…despite all the talk of the Jesus Movement and “evangelism” now being promulgated as the “new thing” to rescue the church from oblivion. What is the future for Episcopal...

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Relentless Decline Of The US Episcopal Church Continues

Sep 23, 2016 by

by Ruth Gledhill, Christian Today: The US Episcopal Church has lost nearly ten per cent of its members in just five years, latest figures show. Large falls in church membership began at the start of this millennium. Statistics from 2015 show a drop-off of more than 37,000 baptised members, a fall...

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Anglican Alliance: Backdoor for Episcopal Church Funds into Africa?

Aug 25, 2016 by

by Jeffrey Walton, Juicy Ecumenism: A top official in the worldwide Anglican Communion made news last week warning a gathering of African church leaders about western progressives – promising to “introduce you to such agencies and churches” willing to partner with African churches and ”ensuring...

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Episcopal Pulpits will Lose 2000 Priests in next Six Years

Aug 21, 2016 by

by David Virtue, VOL: The Episcopal Church will see a drop of more than 2,000 full time parish priests in the next six years, as the retirement numbers increase geometrically, with no increase (but a likely decrease) of ordinands going into the ministry, Church statistics reveal. This translates...

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