Millennium Development Goals

Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 00:00

ONE EPISCOPALIAN UPDATE The ONE Campaign has invited us to participate in an exciting conference call next Friday, June 7. The Last Hunger Season charts the course of a new exodus, one occurring in smallholder farmers all over the world. It isn'...

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 00:00

Migel's small plot of maize crop appeared infested with weeds; tall green plants disrupted the ordered rows of corn stalks. But Migel explained that the green legume, indigenous to Chiapas, Mexico, functioned as a natural fertilizer by extracting...

Friday, March 15, 2013 - 09:00

Presider       Brothers and sisters, Jesus was crucified in faithfulness to the cause of love and justice that all might be reconciled in peace. Let us pray that through the Cross of Christ his example may be realized in our world and our lives.  ...

Sunday, November 6, 2011 - 19:00

Dear Members of the United States Senate, As the presiding bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and The Episcopal Church, we write to lift up the shared commitment of our churches to alleviate global poverty, hunger, and...

Sunday, January 6, 2008 - 00:00

Isaiah 60: 1-9 Psalm 72 Ephesians 3: 1-12 Matthew 2: 1-12       In the Name of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.  Amen.   At the outset, allow me to express my deep thanks to your Pastor for the invitation to spend time with you, a Jubilee...

Saturday, October 27, 2007 - 00:00

Thank you very much to Steve for his wise words, and to all of you for the honor of sharing this time with you and out other distinguished presenters this morning. In particular, Archbishop Njongo is a hero to me, as well as a friend, and one of...

Monday, September 17, 2007 - 00:00

Thank you all very much for the opportunity to share this time with you.  I want to say at the outset how much I value the partnership of Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD), and how deeply essential your work is in informing the Episcopal...

Saturday, October 7, 2006 - 00:00

When we hear the Biblical story with a certain question in mind we hear it in new ways. Sermons are always heard through the filters made up of the questions on people’s minds. That is the reason we can preach on world peace and have a parishioner...