House of Bishops

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March 15, 2009

Members of the House of Bishops, gathering at the Kanuga Conference Center for their regularly scheduled March 13-18 spring meeting, are expected to engage in worship and Scripture reflection, consider national and church economics, discuss full communion with the Moravian Church, anticipate...

September 18, 2008

As the House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church meets this week in Salt Lake City, Utah, a team of bishops will report each day on the proceedings, which are closed to press and public. The first report, filed on September 17, follows.

The Bishops of the Episcopal...

April 16, 2008

After a poll of its membership, the House of Bishops will not convene for a suggested special meeting in May, the canon to the Presiding Bishop announced April 16. "After receiving a large number of responses to our poll regarding the need for a May meeting of the House, we can confirm from the...

March 15, 2008

The Presiding Bishop's chancellor has confirmed the validity of votes taken in the House of Bishops on March 12, correcting an erroneous report published online March 14 by The Living Church News Service.

Chancellor David Booth Beers said votes consenting to the deposition of bishops...

March 12, 2008

The House of Bishops, during its business session on Wednesday afternoon, March 12, approved a statement concerning the upcoming Lambeth Conference.

The full statement follows.

The House of Bishops of the Episcopal ChurchMeeting at the Camp Allen Conference Center...

March 9, 2008

Daily Accounts from the House of Bishops March 7-12 retreat meeting in in Navasota, Texas are available here.

The accounts are prepared by bishops who serve as briefing officers each day through an initiative of the House of Bishops Planning Committee and the Church Center Office of...

September 28, 2007

The Most Rev. Alan Harper, Archbishop of Armagh and Church of Ireland Primate, has called the House of Bishops' September 25 statement, following its meeting in New Orleans, "helpful and deserving of a generous response."

"I hope that member churches of the Anglican Communion will now...

September 26, 2007

House of Deputies President Bonnie Anderson, who attended the first four days of the House of Bishops meeting in New Orleans at the bishops' invitation, has responded to the actions taken by the house.

 

She said the bishops' statement, "A Response to Questions and Concerns...

September 24, 2007

House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church  New Orleans, Louisiana September 25, 2007

A Response to Questions and Concerns Raised by our Anglican Communion Partners: In accordance with Our Lord's high priestly prayer that we be one, and in the spirit of Resolution A159 of the 75th General...

September 24, 2007

House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church  New Orleans, Louisiana September 25, 2007

A Response to Questions and Concerns Raised by our Anglican Communion Partners: In accordance with Our Lord's high priestly prayer that we be one, and in the spirit of Resolution A159 of the 75th General...

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