World Mission Sunday

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January 8, 2004

Enero, 2004

Amigos y amigas en Cristo:

Con saludos y agradecimiento, les envío el nuevo material para la celebración del Día de Misión Mundial. Como sabemos, el último domingo después de Epifanía se ha señalado por resolución de la Convención General para enfocar...

January 8, 2004

Transformation—as the venerable Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hahn explains—involves infusing known patterns and ways of thinking with new insight, awareness and mindfulness. Transformation, he asserts, does not necessarily involve abandoning old structures, traditions or habits, but rather...

January 5, 2004

Estimados amigos y amigas en Cristo:

¡La misión cuesta dinero! Por supuesto, esto no es noticia para usted. Definitivamente, la misión requiere de muchas oraciones, paciencia y perseverancia. Requiere de personas que siempre buscan estar en buena relación con Dios y con los demás....

February 5, 2003

February 5, 2003

Dear friends in Christ:

“Reconciliation” is the theme for World Mission Sunday this year, which the Episcopal Church will observe on March 2. Our House of Bishops has been focusing on the topic of “Waging Reconciliation” ever since September 2001, and “...

January 10, 2003

SCRIPTURE FOR THE JOURNEY

The Episcopal Church Center

Reconciliation-the process of re-establishing fractured relationships. The word evokes peace, contentment, soft voices and clasped hands. The word comes from the Latin meaning to unite (conciliare) again (re-). Whatever has...

January 6, 2003

The Rev. Robert D. Hughes, III, Ph.D. Norma and Olan Mills Professor of Divinity Professor of Systematic Theology School of Theology University of the South Sewanee, TN

World Mission Sunday 2003

"Reconciliation"

The major lectionary theme of...

November 21, 2002

Delivered at the 20/20 Strategy Meeting

Camp Allen, Texas November 21, 2002

Let me begin, not with a prayer, but with a piece of scripture from 2 Corinthians: “If anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation, everything old is passed away. See, everything has become new. All this...

January 10, 2002

Date: February 10th

 

Lectionary Readings: Exodus 24:12(13-14)15-18; Psalm 99; Philippians 3:7-14; Matthew 17:1-9

Theme: "Companionship in Mission"

World Mission Interpretation and Networks is again happy...

January 10, 2002

January, 2002

Dear companions in Christ:

The Episcopal Church will celebrate World Mission Sunday on February 10 in 2002, with a theme of “Companionship.”

More than 80 dioceses of our church have companion relationships with dioceses or provinces in other parts of...

January 10, 2002

Companionship. From the Latin word com meaning "together," the Latin word panis meaning "bread," and the Old English suffix scipe indicating a state, condition or quality of. For me, then, companionship is a condition and quality that brings more than one person or thing together to share a...

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