House of Bishops


March 27, 2020

[Diocese of Chicago] Bishop Jeffrey Lee of Chicago, who in February announced that he planned to retire in August, has told his diocese that he is delaying his retirement and the election of his successor, which was planned to take place at a special convention in June, due to the COVID-19...

March 13, 2020

Release of this statement was intentionally delayed, providing space to share Bishop Curry’s messages related to COVID-19.

Due to an abundance of caution related to the coronavirus, the Episcopal Church’s House of Bishop’s March 2020 meeting was changed from Camp Allen in the Episcopal...

March 13, 2020

Como medida de precaución máxima a raíz del coronavirus, hemos cambiado la reunión del 2020 de la Cámara de Obispos de la Iglesia Episcopal en Camp Allen en la Diócesis Episcopal de Texas a una reunión virtual, y los obispos participarán utilizando software en línea y programas para seminarios...

March 12, 2020

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on March 12 issued his most direct guidance yet on coronavirus response across The Episcopal Church, telling members of the House of Bishops they have his support if they and their congregations choose to cancel public worship services to...

March 12, 2020

Statement of the Presiding Bishop to the House of Bishops

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Day #3

“Opportunity is always to be given to every communicant to receive the consecrated Bread and Wine separately.”  (BCP p. 407)


March 12, 2020

Declaración del Obispo Presidente de la Cámara de Obispos

Jueves, 12 de marzo de 2020

Día #3

Siempre se da la oportunidad a los comulgantes de recibir separadamente el Pan y el Vino consagrados (BCP pagina 407)


March 12, 2020

En la noche del 11 de marzo de 2020, el Obispo Presidente de la Iglesia Episcopal Michael Curry compartió el mensaje siguiente con los obispos de la Iglesia Episcopal:


Queridos Hermanos y Hermanas:

Con el brote de COVID-19 que la Organización Mundial de la Salud acaba de...

March 12, 2020

On the evening of March 11, 2020 Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church Michael Curry shared the following message with bishops of The Episcopal Church:


Dear Sisters and Brothers, 

We are facing an unprecedented challenge with the COVID-19 outbreak, which the World...

March 10, 2020

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry gives opening remarks March 10 during the online webinar of the House of Bishops, which shifted its March meeting online because of coronavirus concerns.

[Episcopal News Service] This wasn’t what...

January 6, 2020

[Episcopal Church in Minnesota] The Standing Committee is pleased to announce three petition candidates for the 10th bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota:

The Rev. Kara Wagner Sherer, rector, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Chicago, Illinois The Rev. Robert Two Bulls, vicar, All Saints...


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