Diocese of Easton


June 11, 2016

The Rt. Rev. Santosh K. Marray

[Episcopal News Service] A special convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Easton June 11 elected the Rt. Rev. Santosh K. Marray as the 11th bishop of the Diocese of Easton.

The convention was held at Trinity Cathedral, Easton, Maryland.


April 14, 2016

[Diocese of Easton] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Easton joyfully announced today its slate of four nominees for election as 11th bishop of the diocese. They are:

The Rev. Kathryn A. Andonian, rector, Church of the Holy Spirit, Harleysville, Pennsylvania The Very...

December 4, 2013

Ten days after a fatal fire at St. Paul’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Ocean City, Maryland, the congregation is thankful to the community. Photo: St. Paul’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church Facebook page

[Episcopal News Service] Ocean City, Maryland, investigators...

November 25, 2013

[Diocese of Easton] Editor’s note: This story was updated at 7:20 p.m. on Nov. 26 to report the death of the Rev. David Dingwall, according to local news report. More information is now available in a more recent story here, which was posted mid-afternoon Nov. 27.

The Rev. David...

November 20, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Easton press release] On Nov. 19, Bishop James Shand announced his intention to retire, effective July 1, 2014. He shared the news with diocesan clergy that morning at their monthly clericus meeting, and with Diocesan Council that evening. The Standing Committee had been...

December 7, 2011

[Episcopal News Service] The Rt. Rev. Elliot L. Sorge, eighth bishop of the Diocese of Easton, died Dec. 6 in Centennial, Colorado. He was 82.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 10 at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Centennial. Sorge and his wife, Marjorie, were living...

September 8, 2008

The Episcopal Carmel of St. Theresa in Rising Sun, Maryland, plans an open house October 18 and 19 to celebrate the fifth anniversary of profession of vows of Sister Teresa Irene OCD as the first Carmelite nun in the Episcopal Church or Anglican Communion.

The monastery,...

March 5, 2007

The 139th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Easton, held February 23 and 24 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort in Cambridge, Maryland, was characterized by a sense of unity through respectful conversation and listening, even as clergy and delegates struggled with difficult and...

October 19, 2004

October 18, 2004

Dear Friends,

The Anglican world that you and I belong to received today what is called the Windsor Report of the Lambeth Commission on Communion. This report was authorized by the Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Rev. Dr. Rowan Williams, spiritual leader of...

July 1, 2002

The Rev. Rosemari Sullivan, executive officer of the General Convention, has confirmed that she is a finalist in the election for a new bishop in the Diocese of Easton, comprised of 41 churches on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake in Maryland. The election is scheduled for September 28.


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