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May 18, 2011

"Look with pity, O heavenly Father, upon the people in this land who live with injustice, terror, disease, and death as their constant companions. Have mercy upon us. Help us to eliminate our cruelty to these our neighbors." --The Book of Common Prayer

It was the cruelty of their fellow...

February 1, 2011

One week after Ugandan gay rights activist David Kato was murdered in his home, vigils and commemorative services are being held in honor of his life and ministry.

In New York, where a winter storm Feb. 2 kept many suburbanites out of the city, some 20 people gathered in memorial for...

October 27, 2010

Many feel disgust at the bullying of teenagers perceived to be different, and many mourn the loss of young people who have ended their own lives as a result. Sympathetic individuals are trying to reach out to these young people, to assure them that things will get better.

On some college...

October 20, 2010

Defeating Proposition 8, the California voter-approved ban on gay marriage, is more than a legal issue; it's also a matter of faith, Bishop Diocesan J. Jon Bruno of the Diocese of Los Angeles told an Oct. 20 gathering of interfaith leaders at the Cathedral Center of St. Paul.

Bruno,...

October 19, 2010

Ministering in the "middle of this cauldron of multicultural activity" that is Harvard Square, the Rev. Joseph Robinson, rector of Christ Church Cambridge in the Diocese of Massachusetts says he wants to be able to welcome everyone, including same-gender couples who want their relationships...

October 13, 2010

"Look with pity, O heavenly Father, upon the people in this land who live with injustice, terror, disease, and death as their constant companions. Have mercy upon us. Help us to eliminate our cruelty to these our neighbors." --The Book of Common Prayer

It was the cruelty of their fellow...

October 11, 2010

The "Moving Forward, Exploring a New Path to Full Inclusion" conference at Christ Church Cathedral in Houston in the Episcopal Diocese of Texas was meant to change the way people in the diocese approached consideration of the full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)...

September 28, 2010

The 25, not-so-young, white, Christian supporters of Africa met in an almost empty London church, which had been partly destroyed in the Second World War, to hear the Anglican bishop of Angola, Andre Soares, talk about, "the real issues" facing his continent.

Soares spoke to ENINews...

August 11, 2010

Integrity USA announced Aug. 12 the selection of W.R. "Max" Niedzwiecki as its new executive director in an e-mail message sent to members, partners and friends.

Niedzwiecki, 43, a longstanding social justice advocate and builder of national network organizations, told ENS in an Aug. 11...

August 4, 2010

Episcopalians joined thousands of Californians at celebratory rallies and prayer vigils Aug. 4 after a federal judge overturned as unconstitutional Proposition 8, the state's voter-approved ban on gay marriage.

U.S. District Court Judge Vaughn R. Walker in San Francisco ruled Aug. 4 that...

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