House of Bishops

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November 5, 2012

The Rt. Rev. Rayford High. Photo/Diocese of Texas

[Episcopal News Service] The Rt. Rev. Rayford High was elected and installed as the third provisional bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth during the 30th Diocesan Convention Nov. 3 at Tarleton State...

July 11, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The House of Bishops wrapped up its business July 12, the last official day of the 77th General Convention in Indianapolis, considering more than 60 resolutions on topics as wide-ranging as genetically modified food crops to the DREAM Act to social media...

July 10, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The House of Bishops on July 10 approved a move away from, but did not authorize the sale of, the Episcopal Church Center headquarters.

Bishops voted 74-71 in favor of Resolution D016 after striking the last paragraph, “General Convention...

July 9, 2012

The Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops meets July 9 during the 77th meeting of General Convention. Photo/Araceli Ma

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The House of Bishops on July 9 approved liturgical resources for blessing same gender relationships and diocesan...

July 7, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops went on record July 8 supporting the “unflagging efforts” of the four continuing dioceses which are rebuilding after a majority of their laity and clergy left the church over theological and policy disagreements....

July 6, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The House of Bishops greeted international and ecumenical visitors, seated eight new bishops-elect and made it clear they weren’t about to conduct “business as usual” during a second day of deliberations at the 77th General Convention in...

June 6, 2012

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[Episcopal News Service] The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) has ended its financial support to the Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza, an institution run by the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East.

The...

March 20, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops spent much of its five-day meeting at Camp Allen Conference & Retreat Center in Navasota, Texas, focusing on its ongoing theme of  ‘Church for the 21st Century and the Gift of Episcope’ and discussing issues related...

March 20, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting in retreat at the Camp Allen Conference & Retreat Center in Navasota, TX (Diocese of Texas) from March 16 to March 20.  The following is an account of the activities for Tuesday, March 20.

The spring retreat meeting of the...

March 19, 2012

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church is meeting in retreat at the Camp Allen Conference & Retreat Center in Navasota, Texas (Diocese of Texas) from March 16 to March 20. The following is an account of the activities for Tuesday, March 20...

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