Austin, TX – On November 23, El Buen Samaritano Episcopal Mission will distribute Thanksgiving meal packages to 1,000 low-income families in our community during its annual Hands for Hope event. A tradition for the past 29 years, over 4,000 people are expected to attend this event that...
July 30, 2019- St. Augustine of Hippo Episcopal Church in Galveston, the first Episcopal Church in the state of Texas established in June 1884 for a predominantly African-American congregation, will celebrate its 135th anniversary.
On Sunday, August 25, this year's Rally Day, we are going to come together as a community to fight back against the food deserts that exist within just two miles of our Cathedral. Shoulder to shoulder in Cathedral shirts, we are going to pack 100,000 meals together.
It’s no secret that Houston is one of the country’s most diverse cities embracing a wide variety of different cultures, ethnicities and food. The same can be said for religion. To celebrate and study the richness of Houston’s faith community, the Archaeological Institute of...
The Rev. Canon Kathryn ‘Kai’ Ryan was elected February 22 as bishop suffragan for the western region of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas.
Part of the diocesan vision for church growth is planting three new churches annually. This year three clergy were named to begin work in northeast Houston, south Austin and Pflugerville. The Rev. Carissa Baldwin McGinnis, the Rev. Brin Bon and the Rev. David Peters will spend the upcoming...
In his new book,Reclaiming Christianity, Bishop Claude Payne provides a road map to deepen and strengthen personal spiritual life as an anchor for evangelism and growth of the Church.
Jonathan Merritt, noted contributor to The Atlantic, and other national media, will be featured on a live podcast at St. Matthew's, Austin, Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.