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Katharine Jefferts Schori

Day 1 Faith & Science Series: Katharine Jefferts Schori on Creation and Evolution

Rev. Peter M. Wallace | Posted 10.06.2015 | Religion
Rev. Peter M. Wallace

"How can people of faith best approach scientific endeavors for the good of all?" That was my question to Episcopal Presiding Bishop Katharine Jeffe...

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Easter Message 2015: 'The Only Place We Will Not Find Him Is in the Tomb'

Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori | Posted 05.27.2015 | Religion
Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori

It's still dark when Mary ventures out to find the tomb. The graveyards around Jerusalem don't have much greenery today. The earth is mostly rock and stone, and it is far from easy to make a place to secure a body.

Sexism: The Original Sin Of The Church

The Huffington Post | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 02.03.2015 | Religion

Welcome to this week’s ALL TOGETHER -- the podcast dedicated to exploring how ethics, religion and spiritual practice inform our personal lives, our...

On the Fifth Anniversary of the Earthquake in Haiti

Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori | Posted 03.11.2015 | Religion
Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori

Resurrection and hope abound, and not in Haiti alone. That continued hope and movement toward the reign of God are the result of the co-creative partnership of people and nations.

Episcopal Church's Katharine Jefferts Schori Will Not Seek Re-Election

Religion News Service | Sarah Pulliam Bailey | Posted 10.02.2014 | Religion

NEW YORK (RNS) Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, the first woman elected to head a national branch of the worldwide Anglica...

The Victory Of Light Over Darkness

Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori | Posted 05.28.2013 | Religion
Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori

As the Lenten season ends in Easter rejoicing, note what has been wrought in you this year: There is a deep hunger in our collective psyche to re-orient our lives toward life and light, healing and peace.

The Glorious Episcopal Church

Rev. Winnie Varghese | Posted 09.15.2012 | Religion
Rev. Winnie Varghese

What happened at General Convention? Besides beginning to think about restructuring the church and passing a whopping huge budget, we made many statements of belief in the resolutions we passed.

WATCH: Science And Religion With Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori

Posted 04.07.2014 | Religion


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WATCH: Top Episcopal Bishop Addresses Controversial Issues | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.28.2012 | Religion

NEW YORK -- The movement toward legalizing same-sex marriage and the acceptance of gay people as clergy and lay members of religious groups is "a done...

Episcopal Church Defends Top Bishop's Record In Abuse Case

Posted 09.05.2011 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The Episcopal Church is rejecting charges that its top leader, Presiding Bishop Katharine ...

The Stewardship Report on Connecting Goodness Announces Editorial Calendar

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
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Jim Luce

A bright new face has been added to the crowded Web, drawing a large readership and uploading more than 900 stories in its first twelve weeks. Still ...

Katharine Jefferts Schori, Embattled Episcopal Bishop, Seeks Allies Overseas

Religion News Service | Daniel Burke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service (RNS) Contrary to what they say about Las Vegas, what happens in one branch of the worldwide Anglican Commun...

It's Hats-Off To Female Bishop, And Not In A Good Way

Religion News Service | By Daniel Burke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service (RNS) Q: When is a hat more than a hat? A: When the hat is a bishop's miter, and belongs to the female head of...

Mitregate: Anglicans in Crisis Over a Woman's Hat!

Diana Butler Bass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Diana Butler Bass

It is particularly galling to American Episcopalians to have the Archbishop of Canterbury direct their Presiding Bishop not to display any signs of her spiritual authority.

The Real Reason for the Anglican-Episcopal Divide

Diana Butler Bass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Diana Butler Bass

This week, dueling pastoral letters from Rowan Williams, the Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury, and Katharine Jefferts Schori, the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, caught my attention.

Mary Glasspool Is Second Gay Bishop Elected At LA Episcopal Church

AP | CHRISTOPHER WEBER and RACHEL ZOLL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles has elected a lesbian as assistant bishop, the second openly gay bishop in the global Anglica...