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April 2, 2005

The Rt. Rev. Steven Tsosie Plummer, the first Navajo bishop in the Episcopal Church, died Saturday, April 2, in a Shiprock, New Mexico, hospital after a heroic battle with cancer. He was 60. A celebration of his life and requiem Eucharist...

February 10, 2005

New ways of engaging the mission of the church – ways emphasizing the “partnership” dimension – were explored during the annual meeting of Domestic Missionary Partnership, held Jan. 27-30 in Boulder City, Nevada. “We are all small dioceses...

November 30, 2004

An African Bishop presented his perspective on the Windsor Report, which addressed the need for greater communion among the world’s Anglican churches, to Executive Council during its November meeting in Boise. Bishop James Tengatenga...

September 30, 2004

The phenomenon called “total ministry” -- recognizing, affirming and building up the ministry of all the baptized -- was explored during the recent annual convention of The National Network of Episcopal Clergy Associations in Las Vegas...

July 2, 2004

The Four Corners dioceses of the Episcopal Church are stepping in to help the Navajoland Mission Area through a financial challenge. Convened by the Rt. Rev. Carolyn Tanner Irish, bishop of Utah, representatives from Rio Grande, Arizona...

June 30, 2004

Parish health-care programs are good for your health! Such programs can improve physical and spiritual health, and they can occur in congregations of any size or budget. “Spiritual and medical concerns are taken together,” said the...

June 20, 2004

The significance of small churches in the Episcopal Church was highlighted as representatives from small congregations, primarily from the West but including other parts of the country, met June 7-9 at Westminster College, Salt Lake, Utah...

March 17, 2004

A project to build a clinic for a Kenyan village that began with contributions at the Diocese of Nevada’s convention in 2001 is now complete, according to Ron Peterson of International Development Missions (IDM). The Mua Hills Medical...

February 29, 2004

"I THINK IT looks good. Its layout invites participation and is clearly more than just a digitized version of the paper version. It invites people to make connections and responses, which will help mission. It is a door way to greater...

February 9, 2004

The Domestic Missionary Partnership (DMP) is going through a transformation, and the Episcopal Church is going to benefit, according to the Rt. Rev. Keith Whitmore, Bishop of Eau Claire. "We are the trail blazers" in promoting the...

November 30, 2003

Christ Episcopal church in Ontario, Calif., is connected to the power, in more ways than one. Like other churches, its members worship "Holy Lord, God of power and might" each Sunday. But unlike most other churches, the parish...

June 1, 2003

ANDREW HINTZ MAY not be the Episcopal Church's youngest senior warden -- he's 22 -- but he may well be one of the busiest. The church where he serves, Holy Trinity in Richmond, Calif., is "in transition," or between clergy. And it...

February 13, 2003

Methods for promoting the Episcopal Church's mission in small dioceses and small congregations were explored at the annual meeting of the Domestic Missionary Partnership (DMP) in early February in Burlingame, California. The meeting's...

May 27, 2002

Bishop Barbara Harris of Massachusetts, the first woman to be elected a bishop in the worldwide Anglican Communion, urged graduates from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific to look the future and to become part of the 'remnant of God...

April 4, 2002

Support for the goals of the Episcopal Church's 20/20 initiative has been expressed by the Standing Commission for Small Congregations, which met in late March at the Bishop Mason Center in the Diocese of Dallas. While supporting the...

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