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August 27, 2013

[Diocese of Washington] There was a real sense of excitement as the Dean of the National Cathedral, parishioners and visitors gathered at the corner of 21st St. NW and Constitution Ave. early on Saturday morning before the Commemorative March on Washington. The weather was bright and clear and...

June 25, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] This blog is part of a series from the Episcopal Diocese of Washington on LGBT and faith topics in honor of LGBT Pride Month.

There was this book that was going to be written, but never became reality. The reality became a life, and that life is mine....

June 19, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] This blog is part of a series from the Episcopal Diocese of Washington on LGBT and faith topics in honor of LGBT Pride Month.

With a mixture of relief and deep joy, parishioners from St. George’s Episcopal Church in Glenn Dale gathered in our sanctuary...

June 11, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] This blog is the first in a series from the Episcopal Diocese of Washington on LGBT and faith topics in honor of LGBT Pride Month.

I was recently talking to a friend about summer plans, now that June is upon us. He asked if my church would be marching in...

May 13, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] This blog is part of a series on ministry with young adults that the Episcopal Diocese of Washington is featuring in May.

Note: While religious affiliation amongst young adults is down, it is intriguing to find that studies show significant numbers of...

April 15, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] This blog is part of a series in honor of Alcohol Awareness Month. Each Saturday in April, we will feature addiction awareness blogs written by clergy and lay people from throughout the Diocese of Washington.

Living with addiction can be hell. As I write...

March 26, 2013

Una mujer enciende velas por las víctimas de crímenes de odio durante un oficio de recordación celebrado el 14 de marzo durante la primera conferencia que se celebra sobre los derechos humanos de homosexuales, bisexuales y transexuales en la Universidad de América Central. Foto de...

March 25, 2013

Episcopal Diocese of Washington Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde recites prayers at thefirst Way of the Cross station March 25 in Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C. Diocese of Connecticut Bishop Suffragan James Curry, left, and Connecticut Bishop Ian Douglaslisten. ENS photo/Mary Frances...

February 13, 2013

[National Council of Churches] In a move aimed at streamlining operations to “free up the Council to be about the priorities that the churches set together,” the National Council of Churches will consolidate its operations in Washington, D.C.

The NCC will remain in New York...

January 30, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington Press Release] The Rt. Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington, released the following statement on new proposals for reforming the nation’s immigration laws:

“I thank God that after years of enduring harsh...

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