Diocese of Texas

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January 25, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] Last Fall, the Rev. Patrick Miller delivered a talk at Houston’s TEDx event. TED is a non-profit dedicated to spreading good ideas, most notably through videos on their website, ted.com. They feature fantastic speakers, often the experts in their field, spreading...

January 23, 2013

The youth visited San Mateo on Sunday with Bp. PHOTO/Diocese of Texas

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] Youth from four different ethnic backgrounds and six different churches spent last weekend together at Christ Church Cathedral at the first intercultural...

November 5, 2012

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] St. David’s Episcopal Church in Austin just completed a rigorous two-year effort to become the first church in Texas to achieve GreenFaith certification. Now, St. David’s has become the first house of worship in Austin to complete the Austin Green Business Leaders...

October 9, 2012

New Diocese of Texas Bishop Suffragan Suffragan Jeff W. Fisher with his wife Susan and sons John, 17 and Scott, 21 accept applause just after his Oct. 6 ordination and consecration. Photo/Diocese of Texas

[Diocese of Texas] The Rev. Jeff W. Fisher, former rector of St. Alban’s...

September 4, 2012

[St. David’s Episcopal Church] The Grants Committee for Community Outreach (GCCO) of St. David’s Episcopal Church announces the awarding of grants to six Austin non-profit organizations. Awards of $10,000 each will be presented to the agencies on Sunday, September 16.

Grant funds come...

June 15, 2012

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] The Rt. Rev. James Tengatenga, bishop of Southern Malawi, arrived in Texas on June 13 and immediately began an extensive tour of churches and ministries. As the partner diocese of the Diocese of Texas, many churches work on projects and mission trips to...

June 5, 2012

The Rev. Alejandro Montes posts an "open" sign at Es Cafe at San Mateo Episcopal Church, an outreach to the Latino community of Southwest Houston and Bellaire in the Diocese of Texas.

[Diocese of Texas] Undaunted by many challenges, the Rev. Alejandro Montes and San Mateo...

June 2, 2012

The Rev. Jeff W. Fisher

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Jeff W. Fisher was elected on June 2 to be the bishop suffragan for the eastern region of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas.

Fisher was elected on the fourth ballot out of a field of two nominees. He received 230...

April 25, 2012

[Diocese of Texas] Diocese of Texas Bishop C. Andrew Doyle announced April 24 at a special meeting of diocesan clergy his response to the possible approval at this summer’s General Convention of an authorized rite for the blessing of same-gender relationships. Doyle outlined his plan to...

April 9, 2012

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] On Holy Saturday, the first house completely built and funded by the Bastrop County Long Term Recovery Team (BCLTRT) was dedicated. It will belong to Hilary Shepherd and her daughter Jessica. All those who had been involved with rebuilding took part at a service of...

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