Diocese of Pittsburgh

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May 21, 2007

The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh's Standing Committee, Board of Trustees and Diocesan Council recently met to discuss the diocese's future "in light of our failure to obtain Alternative Primatial Oversight," according to a media release on the diocese's website.

 

The release...

February 1, 2007

According to a document made public on January 29, the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh has changed the nature of its request for a relationship with an Anglican Communion primate other than Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori.

A third version of the request, posted on the diocese...

December 21, 2006

Calvary Episcopal Church (http://www.calvarypgh.org/) returned to civil court December 19, asking a judge to enforce a ruling prohibiting the Diocese of Pittsburgh (http://www.pgh.anglican.org/) from transferring title or the use of any real or personal property to any entity outside of the...

November 6, 2006

The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh (http://www.episcopalpgh.org/), meeting in its 141st annual Convention November 3-4 at Trinity Cathedral in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, supported a previous request of Bishop Robert Duncan and the diocesan Standing Committee for alternative primatial oversight...

November 7, 2004

The convention of the Diocese of Pittsburgh voted November 5 to permit nullification of decisions of the Episcopal Church's General Convention with which a majority of the diocese disagrees.

The convention also failed to reelect the Very Rev. George Werner, former dean of Trinity...

October 18, 2004

Beloved in the Lord,

The much-awaited report of the Lambeth Commission on Communion has been released. The final document, now called the “Windsor Report,” suggests how the Anglican Communion might work to preserve unity in the face of our Episcopal Church’s decisions to abandon key...

October 3, 2003

In special conventions, the Dioceses of Ft. Worth, Pittsburgh and South Carolina have repudiated the decisions of the Minneapolis General Convention to confirm the election of Gene Robinson as the church's first openly gay bishop and to recognize that the blessing of same-gender relationships...

January 8, 2003

Pittsburgh Bishop Robert Duncan has removed himself from an ongoing feud between Bishop Charles E. Bennison of Pennsylvania and the Rev. David Moyer. Moyer, for 13 years the rector of Church of the Good Shepherd in Rosemont, a Philadelphia suburb, was deposed in September by Bennison after...

January 8, 2003

Pittsburgh Bishop Robert Duncan has removed himself from an ongoing feud between Bishop Charles E. Bennison of Pennsylvania and the Rev. David Moyer. Moyer, for 13 years the rector of Church of the Good Shepherd in Rosemont, a Philadelphia suburb, was deposed in September by Bennison after...

November 5, 2002

A resolution touted as an attempt to build a 'firewall' between self-described 'orthodox Anglicans' and decisions of the General Convention passed at the 137th annual convention of the Diocese of Pittsburgh on November 2.

The resolution, modeled after one passed in February by the...

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