House of Bishops

Sunday, September 25, 2005 - 00:00

My brothers and sisters in Christ, it is a great joy for me and my fellow bishops and their spouses to be here in the Diocese of Puerto Rico. We are grateful to your Bishop David Alvarez and his wife Maryleen for their invitation. We are profoundly...

Friday, June 13, 2003 - 00:00

June 12, 2003 For all bishops Dear brothers and sisters: General Convention is almost here and its theme, Engage God's Mission, draws upon energies and commitment evident around our church. We will be building on work in which we as a House of...

Wednesday, October 2, 2002 - 00:00

October 2, 2002 Dear Members of Congress: The following is a letter written to you from the House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church on October 1 during our fall meeting in Cleveland, Ohio. It is my hope that you will receive this letter in the...

Saturday, September 28, 2002 - 20:00

The chief priests and the elders approach Jesus. They are outraged. Their power to control, dominate and decree the very will of the Most High has been overridden by one who dares to speak, dares to teach with a different kind of power: the life-...

Friday, March 23, 2001 - 00:00

March 23rd, 2001 Let me begin with a personal confession: I have always had what I like to think is an attitude of healthy skepticism about institutions, including the Church. To be sure, the Church is the risen body of Christ. However, few...