The House of Deputies declines to give DEPO-granting authority to bishops on grounds of historic marriage doctrine.
Archives for July 9, 2018
Many Bishops Reticent on Revision
David Rice: “I have no idea where we’re going to be nine or 12 years’ time, but … it’s not going to be contained in a book.”
Haitian Bishop’s Election Contested
Results of Haiti’s recent episcopal election are being challenged and the process leading to an investigation has begun.
Bishops Kill Seminaries Inquiry
Bishops have defeated Resolution A007 that proposed investigating how Episcopal seminaries operate in areas from budgeting to sharing their resources.
Kind Moments Before a Tough Debate
Bishop Wayne Smith to Bishop Bill Love: “I honestly don’t know if I’m right and you’re wrong, Bill, so I have to provide a place for you on that contingency.”
Episcopalians connect with migrant detainees at vigil in nearby Taylor, Texas.
Sudanese Bishop Pleads for Rescue
Samuel Enosa Peni: “Many church leaders have been killed. They take everything on your body.”