January 9, 2018

By: The Rev. Canon Spencer Reece

The Spanish Reformed Episcopal Church, also translated as the Reformed Episcopal Church of Spain, or IERE (Iglesia Española Reformada Episcopal) is the Church of the Anglican Communion in Spain and home to many UTO grant sites. In 2015, UTO awarded a grant of $60,000 to purchase a building in...

January 9, 2018

By: Lynn Headly, St. Michael and All Angels Church, Corona del Mar, California

This month, we bring you a note that is a reminder of the reach of UTO. When you are travelling, be sure to check the UTO grant list to see if you might happen upon a grant site.

This was the fifth pilgrimage to Jerusalem that I organized for my home parish, St. Michael and All Angels,...

June 25, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans from around the Communion have begun a 12-day pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Five primates and Anglican Communion secretary general, Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, are accompanying the pilgrims. Among the highlights of the tour are Jerusalem, Bethlehem...

September 21, 2011

Recently we returned from a trip to the United Kingdom, including a five-day visit to the island of Iona in western Scotland, a mecca of Celtic Christianity. At first glance, it was difficult to square our expectations with the modest village and simple landscape we found there. But soon we...

July 9, 2007

Twenty-five youth and adult mentors from Grace Episcopal Church, Carthage, Missouri in the Diocese of West Missouri, journeyed to Turkey recently to explore three of the seven churches described in the Revelation to John.

The youth group raised funds for its trip over a three-year...

December 31, 2004


“Yes,” we answered. “We are pilgrims.”

For many years, I have understood myself to be on a pilgrimage in the sense that life itself is a pilgrimage. But until asked that question last April, I never had claimed identity as a pilgrim.

My two companions and I...

June 26, 2002

Calling people of faith to follow in the footsteps of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks by taking 'simple acts of courage' to stop all forms of violence, Bishop Jon Bruno and 14 young adults of the Diocese of Los Angeles recently completed a 47-day, cross-country pilgrimage, focusing on sites...