Diocese of Fort Worth

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May 11, 2010

The Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth announced May 11 that Episcopalians from St. Andrew's Episcopal Church are worshipping each Sunday evening at Trinity Episcopal Church.

Provisional Bishop of Fort Worth C. Wallis Ohl is leading Evening Prayer from the 1928 Book of Common Prayer for the...

May 5, 2010

CREDO Institute and the Church Pension Group will launch a series of conferences in May in the four reorganizing Episcopal Church dioceses of Pittsburgh, San Joaquin, Quincy, and Fort Worth.

The first two-day "Strength for the Journey" conference will be held in Pittsburgh May 21-22....

November 15, 2009

Fort Worth Episcopalians spent a busy and joyous Nov. 13-15 weekend electing their next provisional bishop at diocesan convention, and a day later celebrated the ordination of the first woman priest in the 27-year history of the Texas-based diocese.

About 75 clergy and lay delegates who...

November 15, 2009

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and House of Deputies President Bonnie Anderson sent messages to the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth on the historic ordination of Susan Slaughter.

 

From Presiding Bishop Jefferts Schori:

November 12, 2009

 

To the...

June 3, 2009

The Rt. Rev. Edwin F. Gulick Jr. will extend his initial six-month term as provisional bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth by about five months, until at least mid-November, according to a statement released by the diocese. "It is very wonderful that the Holy Spirit and the people of...

May 28, 2009

Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth provisional Bishop Edwin F. Gulick Jr. has asked 72 members of the diocesan clergy to meet with him to verify their decision to leave the Episcopal Church with former bishop Jack Iker.

"It is not my intention in writing you this letter to trespass upon...

April 14, 2009

The Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth, along with The Episcopal Church (TEC) on April 14 filed a lawsuit in 141st district court in Tarrant County, Texas, to recover property and assets held by former diocesan leaders who realigned themselves with the Anglican Province of the Southern Cone.

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February 12, 2009

In a statement posted online, retired Diocese of Eau Claire Bishop William Wantland denies having told Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori that he wanted to renounce his orders.

On January 15, Jefferts Schori said that Wantland had written to her November 15 to say that he had "...

February 6, 2009

About 400 delegates and overflow visitors who filled the 116-year-old Trinity Church and its parish hall on Fort Worth's south side for a February 7 special organizing convention celebrated being "called to life" anew and getting back to the business of being the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth...

January 30, 2009

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has recommended the Rt. Rev. Edwin "Ted" Gulick Jr. of Kentucky to serve as provisional bishop for the continuing Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth. "I am grateful that Bishop Gulick is willing to respond to the need in Fort Worth, and pray that his...

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