April 30, 2003

The Right Reverend Eugene Taylor Sutton has been Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland since June, 2008. Previously he served as Canon Pastor of Washington National Cathedral and Director of the Cathedral Center for Prayer and Pilgrimage.

Bishop Sutton was born and raised in...

September 18, 2002

The Episcopal Church's chief pastor, Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold, used the occasion of the September 12 Hobart Lecture at the Diocese of New York's Synod House to explore the challenges facing clergy--especially in light of the terrorist attacks of September 11 last year.


May 21, 2002

President George W. Bush signed legislation May 20 that confirms that clergy can continue to exempt the fair rental value of housing from their income taxes.

The bill, HR 4156, confirms established Internal Revenue Service policy that has previously lacked the force of law. The so-...

April 3, 2002

A case unfolding in the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals could result in the elimination of the clergy housing allowance tax exemption. According to observers, the court is considering striking the housing allowance on the grounds it is unconstitutional, imposing an estimated $500 million...