Diocese of Atlanta

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March 5, 2012

[Day1] The annual benefit for the Alliance for Christian Media and the Day1 ministry took place on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at the Piedmont Driving Club in Atlanta.

This year’s event—emceed by former WSB-TV news anchor John Pruitt—honored leaders in the Atlanta area who are well known...

February 12, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] Five priests have been nominated to stand for election to become the 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.

They are:

the Rev. George F. Adamik,58, rector, St. Paul’s Church, Cary, North Carolina (Diocese of North Carolina), the Rev. Michael A. Bird...

February 2, 2012

St. Aidan's acolyte team. Photo/James Pettit

[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta] Victor Catanzaro can’t see, and he can’t walk. And he doesn’t have a lot of strength in his upper body. But he can serve as an acolyte in an Episcopal church.

How can this be?...

January 30, 2012

[Holy Innocents' Episcopal School] For the second year in a row, Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School (HIES) in Atlanta has raised more money than any other school in the country for the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes. School participants netted $39,757.84 for JDRF, making the community service-minded...

December 7, 2011

Tanzanian dancers entertain visiting students from Kennesaw State University, Georgia.

[Diocese of Atlanta] Three Kennesaw State University undergraduate students who are part of The Canterbury Club and the university’s Students in Free Enterprise team are in...

April 27, 2011

Episcopal Relief & Development said April 28 that it has been in contact with dioceses in the southern part of the United States and is working with local churches to respond in a number of locations after powerful spring storms battered the region.

The New York Times reported that...

November 4, 2010

Holy Innocents' Episcopal School in Atlanta, Georgia, has raised more than $33,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's (JDRF) in a Walk to Cure Diabetes, making it the top-grossing school in the nation to help find a cure for diabetes and its complications, according to a press...

October 3, 2010

St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Monroe, Georgia, has been named one of five winners of the 2010 Energy Star Congregations Awards made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Winners are recognized for fighting global warming through effective energy management practices and innovative...

September 20, 2010

Tents are getting moldy. Temperatures soar up to 140 degrees in the tarp shantytowns.

And one mother and her six children live in little more than a hole in the ground.

The Rev. John Porter, a religion and ethics teacher at Atlanta's Holy Innocents' Episcopal School, witnessed...

December 13, 2009

The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler, dean of the Cathedral of St. Philip in the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, is one of four people recently elected by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) as members of the Fund for Theological Education's (FTE) board of trustees.

The other three new...

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