Refugees Migration & Resettlement

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 13:58

Through a partnership grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and funding from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), The Episcopal Church will enlist 10 AmeriCorps positions...

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 13:55

The liturgical season of Advent began on Sunday November 29, and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society is offering a myriad of opportunities to observe the season in spiritual, faithful avenues. The resources are ideal for personal,...

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 10:00

The Board of the United Thank Offering has presented a challenge to The Episcopal Church to benefit a special grant of $30,000 for Episcopal Migration Ministries.  Deemed Advent: Journey from Gratitude to Hope, the United Thank Offering board is...

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 13:35

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry addresses the current Syrian refugee crisis:   “Be not afraid!”   Often in the gospels, fear grips the people of God, and time and again, either the angels, or Our Lord himself, respond...

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 13:26

To help understand the current situation with Syrian refugees, the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society will present two live webinars, both 60 minutes long, on Thursday, November 19 and Monday, November 23 to examine this emerging refugee...

Monday, October 5, 2015 - 14:43

The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society will present a 90 minute webinar on October 15 focusing on the global refugee crisis, U.S. resettlement and how Episcopalians can be involved in this ministry of welcome. Presented by the Domestic and...

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 16:40

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued this statement on the current worldwide refugee crisis:   The children of Abraham have ever been reminded to care for the widow and orphan and the sojourner in their midst, who...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 15:55

“The world too often wants to close its borders, board up its front doors, and drown out the cries of the hungry and unsheltered,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori states in her 2015 World Refugee Day message. “We are our...

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 13:00

June 20 is World Refugee Day and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society has prepared resources to observe this important event in dioceses and congregations of all sizes. “In observance of World Refugee Day, The Domestic and Foreign Missionary...

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 11:33

Follow each step of the way of the pilgrims on the #ShareTheJourney as they participate in an 11-day pilgrimage to the Great Lakes region of Africa. Eight Episcopal pilgrims depart on March 2 on the #ShareTheJourney pilgrimage, designed to raise...

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