Diocese of Idaho


October 12, 2016

The Rev. Ken Brannon blesses thousands of sheep Oct. 9 as part of Ketchum’s annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival. Photo: Mike Patterson

[Episcopal News Service] On a normal Sunday, the Rev. Ken Brannon, rector of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Sun Valley, Idaho, ends his services by...

August 17, 2010

Rock-climbing, canoeing, hiking, and swimming at the Episcopal Diocese of Idaho's Paradise Point this year was a first-ever summer camp experience for Marisol Muñoz, 14 -- and also for her extended family.

'Camp Oropeza' was also a first-time bilingual, multicultural, multigenerational...

October 13, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori called the joyous celebration "a reunion for members of the Canterbury House community" where she and Thom were classmates while attending Oregon State University in the 1980s.

She said that the presence of about a dozen bishops "from across The...

June 28, 2008

The Rev. Brian Thom was elected the 15th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Idaho at a special convention June 28 at St. Michael's Cathedral in Boise.

Thom, rector of the Church of the Ascension in Twin Falls, Idaho, was elected on the sixth ballot from a slate of four candidates.


June 15, 2008

Two seemingly different groups in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, recently began building relationships with the help of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.

The first is the children who live with parents or guardians at the St. Vincent de Paul Transitional Housing Center in Coeur d'Alene. Each Monday...

Located on beautiful Payette Lake and nestled in the mountain valley of McCall, this Idaho gem i