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October 11, 2012

[Episcopal News Service, Washington, D.C.] Blessed Earth founder Dr. Matthew Sleeth kicked off a Creation Care series at Washington National Cathedral on Oct. 7 with a St. Francis’ Day sermon on caring for animals, reminding participants that not one sparrow falls from the sky without...

September 19, 2012

[Ecumenical News International] The National Council of Churches (NCC) governing board, meeting in New York Sept. 17-18, approved a plan for re-envisioning and restructuring that includes a “new organizational structure and an implementation strategy to bring it to fruition.”

The...

September 7, 2012

[Washington National Cathedral] The Rev. Dr. Francis H. Wade, interim dean of Washington National Cathedral, has released the following statement to commemorate the eleventh anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks:

“Washington National Cathedral takes seriously...

September 5, 2012

[Washington National Cathedral] Washington National Cathedral and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced plans today for a public memorial service for astronaut Neil Armstrong to be held at the Cathedral Thursday, September 13, at 10 am. The Right Rev....

August 23, 2012

[Washington National Cathedral] One year after a magnitude 5.8 earthquake devastated intricate architectural elements on its three high towers, Washington National Cathedral announced Aug. 23 its first major restoration gift — a $5 million grant from the Indianapolis-based Lilly...

August 6, 2012

[Washington National Cathedral] The Rev. Frank Wade, interim Dean of the Washington National Cathedral released the following statement today expressing sympathy and prayers, on behalf of the Cathedral community, to those lost in the shooting over the weekend at the Sikh Temple of...

July 31, 2012

The Rev. Canon Gary R. Hall. Photo/Richard Weinberg, Washington National Cathedral

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Canon Gary R. Hall, Episcopal priest of 35 years and currently rector of Christ Church Cranbrook in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, has been named as the 10th dean of...

July 22, 2012

Batalá Washington, D.C., a band of Afro-Brazilian samba-reggae percussionists, provide a lively music for the July 21 interfaith service at Washington National Cathedral. Photo/Washington National Cathedral, Ed Graham

[Washington National Cathedral] Washington National Cathedral hosted...

July 16, 2012

“The Last One” is a panel sent to The Names Project Foundation, curators of the AIDS Quilt, without instructions, note or identification — only itself as a stark message of hope. Photo/The NAMES Project Foundation

[Washington National Cathedral] Washington National Cathedral...

May 11, 2012

[Episcopal Diocese of Washington] The Rt. Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington, released the following statement May 10, welcoming President Barack Obama’s endorsement of marriage equality:

“I want to thank President Barack Obama for his...

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