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November 16, 2004

TO READ: THE HEART OF CHRISTIANITY: Rediscovering a Life of Faith by Marcus J. Borg

National Cathedral continues series on "Wholehearted Faith in Time of Factions"

The free Fall series “Wholehearted Faith in a Time of Factions” continues at the Washington National...

November 11, 2004

The Rev. Samuel T. Lloyd III, an Episcopal priest now serving as rector of Trinity Church, Copley Square, in Boston, Massachusetts, has been nominated as the new Dean of Washington National Cathedral, Bishop John Bryson Chane of Washington announced at a meeting of the Cathedral Chapter...

June 10, 2004

Former Sen. John Danforth (R-Missouri), an Episcopal priest who was nominated last week by President George W. Bush to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, will be a principal officiant for former President Ronald Reagan's funeral rites set for June 11 at 11:30am in the...

June 10, 2004

Former Sen. John Danforth (R-Missouri), an Episcopal priest who was nominated last week by President George W. Bush to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, will be a principal officiant for former President Ronald Reagan's funeral rites set for June 11 at 11:30am in the...

April 30, 2004

THE WASHINGTON NATIONAL Cathedral Flower Guild Flower Seminar is held for five days each January. Thirty-six students watch demonstrations, explore the cathedral and tour the nation’s capitol by moonlight. The week’s highlight comes on the final day, when the students decorate the cathedral....

January 11, 2004

The Most Rev. Frank T. Griswold Presiding Bishop and Primate The Episcopal Church, USA The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter & Saint Paul Washington, D.C. January 11, 2004 The Baptism of Our Lord

Readings: Isaiah 42; 1-9 Acts 10:34-38 Luke 3:15-16, 21-22

Six years ago...

December 31, 2003

Steven Gotfried, the director of communications for Washington National Cathedral, is trying to help me see the "Darth Vader" gargoyle. But my eyes are drawn back again to a gargoyle below, a homely little figure with five o'clock shadow wearing a golf shirt, with a hole in one shoe and a...

February 7, 2003

Vice President Dick Cheney, NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe, Bishop John Chane, a local Episcopal priest and a rabbi were among those who paid solemn tribute to the crew of the Space Shuttle Columbia at a memorial service on February 6 at Washington National Cathedral.

Speaking to an...

January 9, 1999

A year ago today, I stood in this pulpit in the course of the Liturgy during which I was invested as your new Presiding Bishop, Primate and Chief Pastor. The time since then has sped by, and as I look back over the past months, I am overwhelmed by all that has happened. Indeed this has been an...

November 19, 1998

The Most Rev. Desmond Tutu joined worshipers at Washington National Cathedral to observe the 100th anniversary of the Peace Cross, unveiled in 1898 on the leafy crest of Mt. Saint Alban, where the cathedral was later built. The centenary service inaugurated the cathedral's celebration of the...

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