Diocese of Fort Worth


November 5, 2012

The Rt. Rev. Rayford High. Photo/Diocese of Texas

[Episcopal News Service] The Rt. Rev. Rayford High was elected and installed as the third provisional bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth during the 30th Diocesan Convention Nov. 3 at Tarleton State University in...

September 24, 2012

The Rev. Carlye J. Hughes, is being instituted Sept. 27 as the 18th rector of Trinity Episcopal Church in Fort Worth, Tex.

[Trinity Episcopal Church] The people of Trinity Episcopal Church in Fort Worth, Tex., will celebrate the new ministry of the Rev. Carlye J. Hughes, 53,...

September 19, 2012

The Rt. Rev. Rayford High has been called to serve as the next provisional bishop of the Diocese of Fort Worth. Photo/Diocese of Texas

[Episcopal News Service] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth has called the Rt. Rev. Rayford High, recently retired...

July 6, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] Episcopal Church Diocese of Quincy Provisional Bishop John Buchanan and Fort Worth Provisional Bishop Wallis Ohl want the House of Bishops to “set the record on the polity of this church regarding its hierarchical character.”

Buchanan and...

June 1, 2012

[Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth] The Rev. David Madison, president of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth Standing Committee,  issued the following update May 29 concerning the search for the diocese’s next provisional bishop.

Dear Friends:

I would like to update the...

January 9, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] Second Diocese of Fort Worth Bishop Clarence Pope died in his sleep Jan. 8 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Pope, 81, will be buried from St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Baton Rouge, on Jan. 12. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., with a Requiem Mass to begin at 11 a.m....

June 1, 2011

Misery loves good company.

That's how one might describe walking into a Career Solutions Workshop for the first time. An uneasy group of unemployed/underemployed souls wait nervously in DeWolfe Hall at All Saints' Episcopal Church in Fort Worth, Texas. Some are sitting alone and keeping...

February 17, 2011

While much reconciliation and renewal work has been accomplished among Episcopalians in the Diocese of Fort Worth, the Executive Council heard Feb. 17 that much more work remains to be done.

Members of the council's Governance and Administration for Mission committee learned about the...

January 19, 2011

What is reconciliation? What is the difference between "worship" and "liturgy?" Is liturgy something the clergy "do" and present to the laity? What elements might be included in a liturgy of reconciliation?

All these questions were explored at a "Chili and Liturgy Workshop" on Saturday,...

November 29, 2010

Episcopalians in the renewing dioceses of San Joaquin, Quincy, Pittsburgh and Fort Worth say the challenges of living through church divisions have also led them to new life, increased mission and outreach, deepened community and an empowered laity.

Initially, property, financial and...