[Episcopal Relief & Development press release] Episcopal Relief & Development’s 2017 Lenten Meditations is now available in English and Spanish at episcopalrelief.org/Lent. This special online toolkit includes links to order printed booklets from the Episcopal Marketplace, download a PDF ...
Following the U.S. led invasion in 2003 that ended Saddam Hussein’s authoritarian regime, Al-Bayte, 32, worked construction for the U.S. government, a job for which he later received threats. In 2005, he left first for Syria, and then India, where he studied information technology.
On Ash Wednesday, churches across the Diocese of Texas took the imposition of the ashes out into the streets for Ashes To Go.
Bishop Doyle delivers his 2016 Lenten message.
“The season of Lent is upon us,” Presiding Bishop Michael Curry said in his Message for Lent 2016. “It is a season of making a renewed commitment to participate and be a part of the movement of Jesus in this world.”
The season of Lent, the 46 days between Ash Wednesday and Easter, begins Feb. 10 this year, and across the Episcopal Church there are a number of devotional resources to help Episcopalians observe a holy Lent.
Happy All Brackets’ Day! And welcome to the holy Season of Pre-Lent (aka any time outside the penitential confines of Lent’s 40 days and 40 nights).
At Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Spring, the Rev. Jimmy Abbott, rector, and the Rev. Bob Lowry, deacon, braved rain and temperatures in the mid-30s to offer drive-thru ashes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.