Lead Story

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 10:48am

“The liturgy ‘The Witnessing and Blessing of a Lifelong Covenant’ is for all practical purposes same-sex marriage.”

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 11:38pm

By Matt Townsend
The House of Deputies adopted Resolution A049 July 10 authorizing the provisional use of a blessing liturgy for same-sex couples.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 10:35pm

By Joe Thoma
The House of Bishops concurred with the House of Deputies July 10 to “decline to take a position on the Anglican Covenant,” but affirmed participation in the wider Anglican Communion.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 4:20pm

By Matt Townsend
The House of Deputies has passed Resolution C095, which could prepare the way for major changes in church structure over the coming triennium if approved by the House of Bishops.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 3:44pm

The House of Deputies elected lay and clerical representatives to Executive Council July 10.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 2:57pm

The sculpture Mate Tourist by Tom Otterness stands near an entrance to the Indiana Convention Center

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 2:42pm

By Matt Townsend
In a joint session to the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies, the Program, Budget & Finance Committee presented the 2012-15 Triennial Budget for the Episcopal Church.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 12:12pm

By Lauren Anderson
The House of Deputies has elected the Rev. Gay Jennings president with 426 votes — five more than what she needed.

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 11:47pm

By Lauren Anderson
The House of Deputies passed resolutions protecting church members from discrimination based on “gender identity and expression” in amendments to two non-discrimination canons July 9.

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 11:43pm

By Joe Thoma
The House of Bishops authorized a provisional rite July 9 for blessing same-sex relationships.