"Families are the bedrock of American society and our government has the discretion to ensure that young children are not separated from their mothers and fathers and exposed to irreparable harm and trauma. Separating babies from their mothers is not only unconscionable, it is...
The board of St. Vincent’s House, Galveston, a social service agency of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, announced today that it has named Lisa Barrera-Odom as the new executive director following an extensive regional search
As some of you are now aware there was a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, just a few miles southeast of Houston. Multiple fatalities have been confirmed according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.
More than 160 people gathered for Camp Allen’s 10th Starry Nights and Campfire Lights gala in Austin, May 1 to celebrate the ministry of the Rt. Rev. Dena A. Harrison and her husband Larry. Bishop Harrison plans to retire at the end of 2018 after 31 years of ordained ministry serving first at...
[Episcopal News Service] Seminary of the Southwest is working with the Black Religious Scholars Group on a five-year partnership that will bring black scholars to the Episcopal seminary as visiting professors to improve racial diversity on the faculty and strengthen clergy formation on racial...
The Rev. Lisa Hines has been named to succeed the Rev. Carol Petty as Canon for Wellness and Pastoral Care and Safeguarding Minister. Petty will retire in October, 2018. Hines, currently rector of Calvary, Bastrop will begin her tenure August 1.
El proceso de solicitud para elegir a un/a obispo/a sufragáneo/ sufragánea* de la Diócesis Episcopal de Texas ya está abierto y se cerrará el domingo de Pentecostés, el 20 de mayo de 2018.
The application process to elect a bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas is now open and will close on Pentecost Sunday, May 20, 2018.