Office of Communication


October 22, 2003

Dr. Sonia Francis, whose career at the Episcopal Church Center spanned 37 years and the terms of four presiding bishops, died of heart failure at her home in New York on Oct. 16. She was 61.

She retired from her position as the presiding bishop's executive director of program in March...

August 3, 2003

Visitors to the Episcopal Church Web site ( – and attempts to hack into it -- have increased “exponentially” in the past few days, said Web producer Edward Cimafonte.

Since Thursday, visitor counts have increased potentially into the millions, highlighting the...

January 24, 2003

The Episcopal Church's Office of Communication announced today the appointment of the news teams that will cover the Minneapolis General Convention this summer, July 28-August 8, 2003.

The Episcopal News Service (ENS) team will provide a steady stream of daily stories available on the...