Edmond Lee Browning

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July 20, 2016

Hundreds gathered to pay tribute to the 24th Presiding Bishop Edmond Lee Browning at a July 19 memorial service in Portland, Oregon. Photo: Frank DeSantis, Diocese of Oregon

[Episcopal Diocese of Oregon] The Episcopal Church bid farewell to Bishop Edmond Lee Browning, the church’s 24th...

July 12, 2016

The Rt. Rev. Edmond Lee Browning, 24th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, died July 11. His death is a loss to Integrity USA as an organization and to me personally. Bishop Browning’s stance that there would be no outcasts in The Episcopal Church was a costly position for him to take. He...

July 12, 2016

[Episcopal Anglican Church of Brazil] “The love of God extends to the whole creation. Every life, beginning with ours, is precious to God. Christian people have always believed that there is hope, both in life and death, and that is new life in Christ, even after physical death.” Common Book of...

July 12, 2016

Yesterday, I wrote these words on my Facebook status and received nearly 60 “likes” almost immediately: “Ed Browning, who died today, inspired a generation of us as a missionary priest, an international bishop, and Presiding Bishop. When he presided at my Consecration, my only prayer was to...

July 12, 2016

Episcopal News Service photo by James H. Thrall

[Episcopal News Service] Tributes from around the world, following the news of former Presiding Bishop Edmond Lee Browning’s death on July 11, expressed an overwhelming sense of loss for a leader who had the courage, strength and...

July 11, 2016

Edmond Lee Browning, sometime Bishop in charge of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe, passed into Larger Life yesterday, July 11. The first full-time Bishop in charge, he served among us from 1971 to 1974, when he was elected Bishop of Hawai’i. In 1985 he became the 24th Presiding...

July 11, 2016

The Rt. Rev. Edmond Lee Browning, the 24th Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church (1986-1997), who was unwavering in his commitment to the vision of a more compassionate and inclusive church, died on July 11 at his home in Dee, Oregon. He was 87 years old.

In his acceptance speech...

July 11, 2016

The Rt. Rev. Edmond Lee Browning, the 24th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, died on July 11, 2016. He was 87 years old and was living in Oregon.

Bishop Browning served as Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church 1986-1997. Bishop Browning’s election as Presiding Bishop in 1986...

July 10, 2016

The Rt. Rev. Edmond Lee Browning was installed Jan. 11, 1986 as the 24th presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church. Photo: Episcopal News Service via the Episcopal Archives

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs, Episcopal News Service] Bishop Edmond Lee Browning, the 24th presiding...

December 16, 2010

Edmond Lee Browning, international peacemaker, promoter of the ordination of women and gays, spiritual advocate for people with HIV/AIDS and defender of minorities and other marginalized people in the church, declared that there "will be no outcasts" during his acceptance speech after his...

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