Episcopal Church of Cuba


March 1, 2006

Emphasizing the mission of reconciliation shared by all Christians, Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold preached an Ash Wednesday homily at Havana’s Holy Trinity Cathedral this morning, marking the close of his six-day pastoral visit to the Episcopal Church of Cuba.

“[I]t is a special...

February 9, 2004

Episcopalians were part of a thirty-member delegation of the National Council of Churches of Christ (USA) invited to Cuba, January 22-28, 2004. The Rt. Rev. C. Christopher Epting, the Presiding Bishop's Deputy for Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations, and the Rev. Susanne Watson Epting,...

May 1, 2003

Cuban church leaders have responded to criticism of their government by calling for understanding from Christians around the world of the 'grave threats to its security and integrity' the Caribbean island nation faces from the United States.

Cuba's imprisonment of 75 dissidents...

April 7, 2003

Anglicans in Cuba have decided against seeking to rejoin the Episcopal Church of the United States (ECUSA). The decision, made at the regular annual synod of the Episcopal Church of Cuba in Matanzas this February, reverses a strong vote the previous February to seek reunion with ECUSA.


May 13, 2002

While former president Jimmy Carter visits Cuba in hopes of improving diplomatic relations between the island nation and the U.S., Anglicans in Cuba are quietly seeking to rejoin the Episcopal Church of the United States (ECUSA) after a 35-year separation.

The Anglican Church of Canada'...