On Sunday, September 13, the Union of Black Episcopalians celebrates the life and legacy of our notable saint, the Reverend Alexander Crummell, whose official feast day is September 10th.
The Episcopal Health Foundation's Elena Marks talks about the inequity that exists in the city of Houston, specifically in the low-income, largely minority neighborhoods. Catch her interview in the national series looking at health systems across the world.
The Diocese has once again met its annual goal of establishing three church plants a year. This bold vision comes into reality after two lay leaders and a member of clergy have all answered the call to take on this mission.
Because Hurricane Laura’s center was in Louisiana, damage appears not to be widespread in our eastern region. We are in contact with our congregations as they continue their storm assessments, however, and we will know more in the days to come. Many are asking how to help, and we are...
All members of our clergy are invited to share with us a compilation of your bodies of work that have been published this year, or since last year’s Clergy Conference. This would include all books, articles, websites, other writings, and any other new projects. We would like to share your...
If storm damage occurs, it is best for parishes to reach out directly to Church Insurance. The number for Claims is 1.800.223.5705. Churches can use Alacrity Contractor Services offered by Church Insurance.
The 2020 General Election offers the ideal opportunity for churches to be of service to both your congregations and to the community in a variety of ways. Anglicans and Episcopalians have a long history of involvement in elections.
Over the past few weeks we have experienced a significant increase in the number of phishing email messages that impersonate a diocesan staff member, especially Bishop Doyle. Phishing attacks are on the rise and are getting more sophisticated.