Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE)

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July 29, 2019

UBE youth and young adults spent a day at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Hollywood, California, working in the community garden, composting, picking jalapenos and tomatoes, and making salsa. Photo: Jaime Edwards-Acton/St. Stephen’s...

July 25, 2019

Youth sing during a July 24 youth and young adult service held as part of the Union of Black Episcopalians’ 51st annual conference in Pasadena, California. Photo: Janet Kawamoto/Diocese of Los Angeles

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July 23, 2019

Bishop Chet Talton, retired suffragan of Los Angeles, center, celebrates the opening Eucharist at the Union of Black Episcopalians 2019 conference on July 22 at St. John’s Cathedral, Los Angeles. Photo: Janet Kawamoto/Diocese of Los Angeles...

July 27, 2018

The Rev. Stephanie Spellers (left) with Indianapolis Bishop Jennifer Baskerville Burrows and the Rev. Keith Yamamoto, were among more than 300 laity and clergy who attended UBE’s 50th anniversary celebration July 23-27 in Nassau, Bahamas. Spellers, the presiding bishop’...

July 24, 2018

[Episcopal News Service — Nassau, Bahamas] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry electrified hundreds of worshippers who chanted ‘Love Lifted Me’ along with him at Christ Church Cathedral here in Nassau during the July 24 opening Eucharist of the 50th annual meeting of the Union of Black Episcopalians...

October 8, 2017

Union of Black Episcopalians President Annette Buchanan, left, waits in the procession before Eucharist at the African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas in Philadelphia during the group’s recent 49th annual conference. With her is the Rev. Sandye Wilson, rector of St. Andrew & Holy Communion...

August 29, 2016

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 4, the sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost, celebrate the life and legacy of notable saint, the Rev. Alexander Crummell. This day is also designated as Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE) Sunday to commemorate the racial justice ministry of this organization which was an...

October 31, 2015

Presiding Bishop-elect Michael B. Curry elevates the bread and wine during the Oct. 31 Vigil Celebration offered by the Union of Black Episcopalians at the D.C. Armory on the eve of his installation as the 27th presiding bishop of The Episcopal Church and its primate. Joining him at the...

December 1, 2014

[Union of Black Episcopalians] Members of the Union of Black Episcopalians join with the larger African American community in outrage regarding the inherent injustice reflected in the Grand Jury process, attitude and decision.

While we believe in the “Rule of Law”, the African American...

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