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May 5, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The ancient Celts described Iona as a “thin place,” where the veil between heaven and earth is lifted, and where one might glimpse the divine. For centuries pilgrims have traveled to this small island off...

March 21, 2013

[ooyala code=”QwcHBjYTrMwXFbP-dpit65Z5sv4aENsj” player_id=”d4a5625b85af485eb1fff640076c5be6″] [Editors’ note: Story updated at 2:25 p.m. EST with quotes from some members of the Episcopal Church delegation...

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] In a famous tradition, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby banged on the West Door of Canterbury Cathedral three times with his pastoral staff, and the dean opened the door to welcome him.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] Rob Radtke, president of Episcopal Relief & Development, reflects on the enthronement of the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The 38 primates and moderators of the Anglican Communion provinces process into Canterbury Cathedral for the enthronement service of Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Canon Chuck Robertson, canon to Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, reflects on the enthronement of the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The vestments worn by Archbishop of Canterbury Welby during the enthronement service were originally designed and made 21 years ago by Juliet Hemingray for the late Bishop of Peterborough Ian Cundy. They were...

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] Bishop Andy Doyle of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas reflects on the enthronement of the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] Bishop Ian Douglas of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut reflects on the enthronement of the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 20, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori reflects on the enthronement of the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.

March 14, 2013

Newly elected Pope Francis, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina leaves after praying at the Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica in Rome, March 14, 2013. Photo: REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi [Episcopal News Service] Pope Francis began his...

January 18, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] A majority of members of the Church of England’s House of Laity rejected a resolution that would have registered a vote of “no confidence” in their chair, Dr. Philip Giddings of the Diocese of...

January 18, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] A majority of members of the Church of England’s House of Laity rejected a resolution that would have registered a vote of “no confidence” in their chair, Dr. Philip Giddings of the Diocese of...

January 17, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have said that a draft letter pressing the Executive Council to intervene in the implementation of the...

January 16, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The Princess Basma Center is a unique institution in East Jerusalem that serves children both with and without disabilities. The center is one of 35 institutions run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem. About one...

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