Title IV

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 15:00

The Title IV Reference Panel for the discipline of bishops – composed of Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry, President of the Disciplinary Board for Bishops Cate Waynick, and Bishop for Pastoral Development Todd Ousley – announced it voted earlier...

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 14:15

The Court of Review for Bishops released its Order in the Title IV disciplinary matter involving the Rt. Rev. J. Jon Bruno on January 31, 2019. The Court of Review upheld the decision of the Hearing Panel and the sentence, although it adjusted the...

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 09:00

After broad consultation with leadership in The Episcopal Church and continued discussions with both the Rt. Rev. William Love of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany and the Episcopal Diocese of Albany Standing Committee, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry...

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 15:30

For more than 40 years, the Episcopal Church has prayed, studied and discerned and, in doing so, we have seen the evidence of God’s blessing in the lives of LGBT people. The Episcopal Church’s General Convention, our highest temporal authority,...

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 15:00

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has issued the following statement: I have read the recent statement from Bishop Bill Love of the Diocese of Albany and am aware of the deep hurt on all sides of the issues it addresses. I have been,...

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 12:36

Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry has issued a Further Partial Restriction of Ministry to Bishop Jon Bruno of the Diocese of Los Angeles. Signed today by the Presiding Bishop, the Further Partial Restriction is effective immediately and...

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 15:14

Today, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, has placed a "Partial Restriction on the Ministry of a Bishop" on the Rt. Rev. Jon Bruno of the Diocese of Los Angeles. Signed by the Presiding Bishop, the...

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 14:44

The office of Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has released information concerning Heather Cook of the Diocese of Maryland.   Pursuant to Title IV of the Canons of The Episcopal Church, the Presiding Bishop and Bishop...

Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 15:23

  Concerning the Diocese of South Carolina: In the matter concerning the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina, information is being reviewed by the Title IV Disciplinary Board.  Bishop Dorsey Henderson is President of the Title IV Disciplinary...

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 16:45

“We exhort Charles, our brother in Christ, in the strongest possible terms, to tender his immediate and unconditional resignation as the Bishop of the Diocese of Pennsylvania.” September 21, 2010 The House of Bishop of The Episcopal Church, meeting...