Ethnic Ministries

Articles

July 7, 2012

Enedina Vasquez of San Antonio, Texas, is the Hispanic Ministries Team’s artist-in-residence at General Convention in Indianapolis.

[Episcopal News Service — Indianapolis] General Convention is, for the most part, a world of words, but Enedina Vasquez is giving it a visual...

June 26, 2012

[Office of Public Affairs] Individuals and communities of Episcopalians are invited to add their voices to the “Lament Over the Doctrine of Discovery” by praying at the same time as the special event occurring at General Convention 2012 on Tuesday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m. Eastern (6:00 p....

June 25, 2012

The Rev. Terry Star, with an eagle feather tied in his hair, reads the gospel during the June 17 Eucharist that closed the 140 Niobrara Convocation at Fort Yates, North Dakota. Another deacon, the Rev. Brandon Mauai, holds the microphone for Star. ENS photo/Mary Frances Schjonberg...

June 7, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] “Revival” may be a “cringe word” in the Episcopal Church but it’s one way the Episcopal Church’s Office of Black Ministries’ New Visions Initiative is helping to re-energize congregations.

Building relationships, rediscovering mission and even making simple...

May 15, 2012

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] “We seek to address the need for healing in all parts of society, and we stand in solidarity with indigenous peoples globally to acknowledge and address the legacy of colonial occupation and policies of domination,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop...

May 7, 2012

Sarah Eagle Heart (right), the Episcopal Church's missioner for indigenous ministries, reads a prayer following "Churches Disavow the Doctrine of Discovery: Calling for Poverty Alleviation and Healing" panel on the first day of the 11th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on...

May 2, 2012

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Episcopal Church will join with other religious voices in repudiating the Doctrine of Discovery at the 11th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) beginning on Monday, May 7 through Friday, May 18.

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February 29, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] This is the last in a series of interviews ENS is publishing during Black History Month featuring interviews with Episcopalians involved in the civil rights movement and the church’s work of reconciliation.

A lifelong Philadelphia resident, the Rev. Sadie...

February 23, 2012

In 1965, seminarian Judy Upham stayed with the West family of Selma, Alabama, while working for civil rights. Photo/Jonathan Daniels

[Episcopal News Service] During Black History Month, ENS is publishing interviews with Episcopalians involved in the civil...

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