Diocese of New York

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May 12, 2008

Chanting "Save our children; No more guns," hundreds marched on the eve of Mother's Day in the Bronx, New York to honor the victims and families of gun violence and bring about awareness for change.

"It is true that 'it takes a village'," said Gloria Cruz, founder and organizer of the...

April 28, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori preached and presided April 27 at the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany in New York City as part of the parish's 175th anniversary.

The parish has ministered in Manhattan ever since the Rev. Lot Jones founded a church on January 6, 1833, on...

January 11, 2008

"Save the Landmark, Serve the City," is the theme of a $30 million campaign launched by St. Bartholomew's Church in New York City and St. Bartholomew's Preservation Foundation.

The Episcopal church on Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan is one of New York's landmarks. The campaign funds...

January 2, 2008

The latest event in a year-long series of special events celebrating the Church of St. Andrew's 300 years of worship, witness and welcome to the residents of Staten Island, New York, will be a young artists contest.

The contest honors the fact that the Historic Parish Church of Saint...

September 18, 2007

New York City's Landmarks Preservation Commission gave approval to General Theological Seminary (GTS) for the construction of a new seven-story mixed-use residential building on Ninth Avenue and a five-story administration building to be constructed on 20th Street in the Chelsea area of...

September 4, 2007

St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, an Episcopal parish in New York City that is known for its choral music and boys choir school, has resumed webcasting of its full schedule of choral services.

Choral Evensong will be webcast most Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Eastern...

August 8, 2007

Historic St. Philip's Church in Harlem (Diocese of New York), the first African-American Episcopal parish in New York City, will host a service to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act in Britain on Sunday, September 30, at 4 p.m.

The evensong service...

May 21, 2007

The Episcopal Diocese of New York has dismissed a complaint against the Rev. Andrew Mead, rector of St. Thomas Episcopal Church.

The Fifth Avenue parish's senior warden, William Wright II, announced the diocese's decision at the church's Sunday morning service May 20.

"The...

May 10, 2007

A free exhibit at the New York Transit Museum, in New York City, contains artifacts from the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.

"Architects of the NYC Subway, Heins & LaFarge: The Tradition of the Great Public Works, Part I" is on display now through July 8 at the New York Transit...

April 27, 2007

Episcopal Diocese of New York Bishop Mark S. Sisk will administer the rites of confirmation, reception and reaffirmation to more than 100 parishioners at St. Bartholomew's Church in New York City on April 29.

According to a parish news release, the large number of parishioners scheduled...

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