Diocese of Maryland

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November 1, 2016

[The Churches of the Nativity and Holy Comforter] For two mainline Protestant congregations – one Episcopal, one Lutheran – that began worshipping together on Nov. 1, 2015, ministry truly is better together.

The members of the Lutheran Church of the Holy Comforter, founded in 1911, moved...

August 7, 2016

Waymon Wright meets his two scholars, Mekhi Stevens, left, and Da’Sean Washington. Both were impressed Wright met the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Morehouse College. Wright will keep in touch with both scholars during their high school careers. Photo: Diocese of Maryland

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May 16, 2016

Young protesters from the Baltimore uprising share their experience and hope to the Diocese of Maryland convention. Delegates began the work of what reparations for the sin of racism and slavery to determine what that might look like. Photo: Diocese of Maryland

[Diocese of Maryland] At...

May 16, 2016

Young protesters from the Baltimore uprising share their experience and hope to the Diocese of Maryland convention. Delegates began the work of what reparations for the sin of racism and slavery to determine what that might look like. Photo: Diocese of Maryland

[Diocese of Maryland] At...

May 4, 2016

Bishop Eugene Taylor Sutton stresses social sins of poverty and racism that lead to violence in our cities. He urged those at the community forum to “encounter Christ” in their neighbors. Photo: Diocese of Maryland

[Diocese of Maryland] The chasm separating police and the communities...

January 14, 2016

[Episcopal Diocese of Maryland] The sky is not falling! You may have heard news reports the Episcopal Church has been sanctioned by the Anglican Communion. In truth it was the primates and presiding bishops from the 38 autonomous churches meeting in Canterbury that voted to suspend us from...

November 8, 2015

[Episcopal Diocese of Maryland — Baltimore] A special Choral Evensong at the Cathedral of the Incarnation here served as the official welcoming by the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland to the Rt. Rev. Chilton R. Knudsen as assistant bishop.

“Chilton, Bishop in the Church of God, and as our...

October 27, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] Former Episcopal Diocese of Maryland Bishop Suffragan Heather Cook was sentenced Oct. 27 to seven years in prison for causing the Dec. 27, 2014 death of a Baltimore father of two.

Cook had pleaded guilty Sept. 8 to automobile manslaughter and three other criminal...

September 8, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] Former Episcopal Diocese of Maryland Bishop Suffragan Heather Cook is due to be sentenced late next month after pleading guilty Sept. 8 to automobile manslaughter and three other criminal charges.

The other charges to which Cook pleaded include driving while...

June 3, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] A Baltimore judge June 4 postponed until September former Episcopal Diocese of Maryland Bishop Suffragan Heather Cook’s criminal trial.

Cook’s trial was scheduled to start that day in Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Wanda Heard’s courtroom. She stands accused...

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