In Search of Growth By Kirk Petersen If you ask any American what comes to mind when you say Latino religion, the response will almost certainly be Catholic and not Episcopalian. But the link between Latins and Romans is not as strong as it once was, and the shift is accelerating. In 2006, Pew Research found that 70 percent of American Latinos were Roman Catholic. Just … [Read more...] about Hispanic Growth = Episcopal Growth?
Archives for November 29, 2017
Ian Squire, one of four British medical missionaries held captive in Nigeria beginning in mid-October, was martyred immediately after he sang “Amazing Grace,” said Dr. David Donovan, a fellow hostage. Squire stood after finishing the hymn, and a volley of gunshots killed him instantly. His fellow hostages fled from the hut where they were held, fearing they would be … [Read more...] about A Song before Dying
The Rt. Rev. Robert J. O’Neill, 10th Bishop of Colorado, has announced his intention to retire. O’Neill, who has served as bishop since 2003, said he hopes his elected successor will begin work in early spring, 2019. O’Neill wrote in a letter issued on All Saints’ Day: I cannot begin to describe what a gift and a deep joy it has been for me to serve The Episcopal Church … [Read more...] about Colo. Bishop to Retire in 2019