Advocacy

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 13:15

9 actions you can take today to learn about and address police violence in your communities Recently, The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council passed resolutions addressing the issue of police violence and police reform, and reaffirmed General...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 08:00

Originally posted 2 April 2020 Introduction It can be tempting to think that the fear-inducing, hyper-partisan, misleading, and outright false content pervasive today is an exclusively modern problem. Yet for thousands of years, our Jewish and...

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 11:45

We write to you to share news about the ongoing work of the Office of Government Relations. Things have changed dramatically over the past few months, but in many ways, our work continues much the same, although with greater urgency and intensity....

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 15:30

Event sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago's Antiracism Commission Remarks below by Rebecca Linder Blachly, director, Office of Government Relations For full coverage of the event and information on other panelists see Episcopal News...

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 14:30

The Episcopal Church recognizes that, “human migration has always been part of the human condition.” As Christians, we remember the call in both Hebrew and Christian Scriptures to welcome the stranger, building stronger and more diverse community...

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 11:00

The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic (commonly known as coronavirus) has upended life for hundreds of millions of Americans. The country now confronts a massive public health crisis that will take the lives of far too many. The pandemic has already proven...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 13:00

The Office of Government Relations appreciates your work and advocacy as members of the Episcopal Public Policy Network. While the EPPN, the Church’s grassroots advocacy network, normally engages in weekly action, the pace of legislation and...

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 10:00

Take the 2020 Census Online Now! The Episcopal Church urges all Episcopalians to take part in the 2020 United States Census. As an official partner, The Episcopal Church pledges to help the U.S. Census Bureau get a complete count and to help people...

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 18:15

Amid escalating tensions between Iran and the United States following the strike that killed Qasem Soleimani, The Episcopal Church continues to be guided by the teaching of Jesus Christ, “Blessed are the peacemakers.” We affirm that, “It is crucial...

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 20:30

Note: the following information is presented in English and Spanish Aviso: La siguiente información se presenta en inglés y en español The Episcopal Church condemns the administration’s decision to reduce the number of refugees and further...

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