Diocese of West Tennessee

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March 22, 2019

La Diócesis Episcopal de West Tennessee recibió una notificación del Obispo Presidente y Primado Michael B. Curry y del registrador de la Convención General, el Reverendo Canónigo Michael Barlowe, de que la obispa electa Phoebe A. Roaf ha recibido la mayoría requerida de consentimientos en el...

March 22, 2019

The Episcopal Diocese of West Tennessee has received notification from Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, that Bishop-Elect Phoebe A. Roaf has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent...

May 31, 2016

The Rev. Canon Michael Hunn, Canon to the Presiding Bishop for Ministry Within The Episcopal Church, has announced that Rachel McDaniel of the Diocese of West Tennessee has been named the Julia Chester Emery United Thank Offering/Young Adult Service Corps intern for 2016-2017. 

McDaniel...

August 8, 2010

Charles Metcalf Crump, longtime chancellor of the Diocese of West Tennessee and deputy to 17 General Conventions from 1958-2006, died peacefully Aug. 8 at his home in Memphis. He was 96.

Crump retired in October 2008 after serving for 71 years as a practicing attorney at Apperson, Crump...

November 8, 2009

The Episcopal Diocese of West Tennessee joined with other Tennesseans Nov. 7 to pack more that 140,000 meals for hungry children at St. Vincent's Center for Handicapped Children in Port-au-Prince and St. Paul's School in Montrouis, Haiti.

The hospital and the school are run by the...

June 12, 2007

For seven Saturdays between March 17 and May 5, volunteers from three Germantown, Tennessee congregations, including St. George's Episcopal Church worked, laughed, prayed and sweated together to construct a new home for Kenneth and Tomika Robinson and their teen-aged children.

 

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May 2, 2007

With a choral Eucharist service April 8, the congregation of St. George’s Episcopal Church, Germantown, Tennessee, held its last Easter service at its current location.

St. George’s, which has worshipped at the facility since 1974, will be moving in November of this year to the new...

May 7, 2003

Powerful storms ripped across West Tennessee late Sunday, May 4, killing at least 15 people, injuring 77, and causing more than $5 million in damage--including the destruction of one of Tennessee's oldest churches, St. Luke's in downtown Jackson.

The National Weather Service rated the...