Diocese of West Missouri

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May 4, 2017

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and others in the Episcopal Church are sharing updates from Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri, where the Awakening the Spirit events are scheduled to get underway this weekend. The full schedule is available here. You can check out the latest photos and videos...

May 4, 2017

An electronic billboard near the venue for the Diocese of West Missouri’s “Awakening the Spirit” revival May 6-7 is advertising the event. Photos: Diocese of West Missouri

[Episcopal News Service] It is safe to say that never has an Episcopal revival competed with a Kentucky Derby...

March 5, 2012

[Episcopal Relief & Development] Two series of tornadoes struck the Midwest and South on February 28-29 and March 2-3, impacting towns and congregations in many Episcopal dioceses. Some affected areas are still recovering from the devastating tornadoes of April 2011.

A total of 39...

June 2, 2011

Ramona Shields picked through what remains of her tornado-ravaged house in Joplin, Missouri, trying to find something intact from her 25 years there.

There were a few things -- some dishes and glassware, soggy books and newspaper clippings, some pictures and a family heirloom mirror...

March 6, 2011

The Rt. Rev. Martin S. Field, 54, was officially seated as eighth Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri on March 6 before "a packed house" of about 400 at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kansas City.

"Bishop Field preached, it was a wonderful occasion, particularly for him...

November 5, 2010

The Very Rev. Martin Scott Field was elected Nov. 6 as 8th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri, pending required consents from a majority of bishops with jurisdiction and standing committees of the Episcopal Church.

Field, 54, rector of St. Paul's Church in Flint, in the...

August 3, 2010

The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri announced Aug. 3 a slate of three nominees for the diocese's next bishop. They are:

the Rev. Peter Frasius Casparian, 59, rector of Christ Church in Oyster Bay, in the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, New York; the Very Rev....

March 4, 2010

The nomination and application process for the election of the eighth bishop of the Diocese of West Missouri will close March 22, according to the chair of the bishop search committee.

"The diocese is in a good place. We have interesting potential for the future," said Dr. Linda...

October 28, 2007

Culinary cornerstones looks a lot like other cooking schools. In 12 weeks, a trained chef teaches the basics of classic French cuisine -- everything from the ingredients in hollandaise sauce to how to braise lamb shanks.

Students wear standard cook's garb of double-breasted white coats...

September 5, 2007

Twelve young people and four adults from the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri recently returned from a pilgrimage that helped them explore their roots as Christians, Anglicans, and Americans.

The driving force behind this trip was the Youth Action Council, made up of 22 youth from...

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