Diocese of Nevada

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February 27, 2018

Tell us about yourself and your work. Where are you located? What do you do with your time? Do you have any hobbies?

I am a recovering investment banker turned non-profit executive that gave it all up to have children later in life. We live in Incline Village, Nevada - a small community at...

January 27, 2018

Tell us about yourself and your work. Where are you located? What do you do with your time? Do you have any hobbies?

Hi, I'm Susan J. Newcomb, and I was born in Los Angeles County, Cal., in 1961. With my parents and two older siblings, we lived in a bubble I like to call “The Waltons bubble...

February 11, 2013

[Sierra Club — Press Release] Local activists and clean energy supporters joined today the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Las Vegas and the Sierra Club for a ‘preach-in’ on climate change. The Southern Nevada ‘Global Warming and the Interconnected Web’ preach-in, led by...

January 31, 2013

[St. Catherine of Siena Episcopal Church] At the Volunteers of America Family Homeless Shelter in downtown Reno, Nevada, members of St. Catherine of Siena Episcopal Church spent Jan. 21, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, providing recipes and ingredients for nourishing Crock-Pot meals to the more...

January 8, 2008

Episcopal bishops, local interfaith leaders, native American "smudgers" and drummers, choirs and churchgoers from throughout Nevada gathered January 5 to participate in the consecration of Dan Thomas Edwards as the 10th bishop of Nevada. The celebration at the Henderson Convention Center was...

January 3, 2008

The consecration of the Rev. Dan Thomas Edwards as 10th Bishop of the Diocese of Nevada is set for 2 p.m. on January 5 at the Henderson Convention Center near Las Vegas.

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, ninth Bishop of Nevada, will be the chief consecrator. Co-consecrators...

November 25, 2007

Church youth group members in Reno, Neveda, devised a project last year that became such a success they are doing it again this Christmas.

Moved by stories of what homeless people face in wintertime Reno, including frequently going without socks or underwear because those items so rarely...

October 11, 2007

The Very Rev. Dan Thomas Edwards was elected October 12 as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Nevada.

 

Edwards, 57 -- rector of St. Francis' Episcopal Church in Macon, Georgia (Diocese of Atlanta), and dean of the region's convocation of congregations -- was elected on the second...

September 5, 2007

The Rev. Jeffrey D. Paul, rector of St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Carson City, Nevada, has been nominated to the existing slate of nominees to become the 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Nevada.

The previous slate of five nominees was announced July 19. That announcement opened a...

July 18, 2007

The Bishop Search Committee for the Episcopal Diocese of Nevada on July 18 announced a slate of three men and two women to stand for election as the 10th bishop of the diocese.

 

The bishop, to be elected during the diocese's October 12-14 convention, will succeed Presiding...

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