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June 12, 2007

The Episcopal Church's Executive Council got a formal opportunity June 12 to see the newly renovated Church Center in New York City and meet the staff members who help carry out the Church's mission and ministry.

On the second day of its four-day meeting, Council members boarded buses...

March 21, 2007

Faster access to current churchwide headlines is now offered via a new website, Episcopal Life Online.

The site offers reporting from Episcopal Life, the award-winning monthly printed newspaper, along with the latest coverage from Episcopal News Service (ENS).

Launched on March 22...

January 9, 2007

Former U.S. Ambassador to Panama, Linda E. Watt, was commissioned January 10 as the chief operating officer of the Episcopal Church.

 

The short service took place in the Chapel of Christ the Lord at the Episcopal Church Center, 815 Second Avenue in New York, during a gathering...

November 30, 2006

He has served as a trusted adviser to the new presiding bishop and continues to serve her on some special projects.

The Rev. Canon Robert Nelson, canon to Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori in Nevada, spent the week immediately after her investiture examining operations at the Episcopal...

November 14, 2006

Bringing 30 years of diplomatic and management skills proven most recently as U.S. ambassador to Panama, Linda E. Watt of Utah has been named new chief operating officer of the Episcopal Church.

 

The Church's Executive Council, meeting in Chicago November 15, confirmed Presiding...

October 22, 2006

When Patricia C. Mordecai retires at the end of the year, she will leave an indelible mark in the form of a $34 million renovated building.

Mordecai has served as chief operating officer of the Episcopal Church Center in New York City for eight and a half years. She was appointed to the...

October 18, 2006

Presiding Bishop-elect Katharine Jefferts Schori has designated transitional staffing for the Presiding Bishop's Office to begin November 1 with the start of her administration and the conclusion of Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold's nine-year term.

Griswold's closest senior staff...

October 2, 2006

A new program year has started for congregations across the Episcopal Church. This is a time when congregations undertake new learning programs and patterns and plan for the remainder of the program year itself. An integral and essential part of congregational life is the learning which occurs...

May 10, 2006

Mary Frazier Brennan, a marketing and communications professional from Atlanta, Georgia, has been appointed World Mission Interpretation and Networks Officer in the Anglican and Global Relations (AGR) cluster at the Episcopal Church Center in New York City, effective May 1.

"In addition...

December 14, 2005

Yvonne McBean, a familiar face at 815 Second Avenue in New York for more than 40 years, plans to retire at the end of December.

During 43 years of working at the Episcopal Church Center, McBean has held several positions, attended six General Conventions, visited Guatemala and Honduras,...

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