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2014-05-12 16:22:39

BOSTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Episcopal City Mission (ECM), an agent for social and economic justice with headquarters in Boston, MA, has decided to divest its endowment from fossil fuels.

2014-03-04 12:27:44

NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Episcopal Church in the Philippines (ECP) has completed the initial relief phase of its

2011-02-19 00:00:39

"The emergent church is a way of “assisting people to shift from being spiritual tourists to becoming Christian pilgrims.” Cambridge, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 18, 2011 A prominent leader in the international ‘emergent church’ movement arrives in Boston in early March to share ways in which churches of different denominations are reaching out to each other.

2011-02-09 00:01:26

The Very Reverend Katherine Hancock Ragsdale, President and Dean of Episcopal Divinity School, commented, “The Episcopal Divinity School congratulates all 12 appointees to this important body.

2011-02-09 00:01:26

Fewer people in the pews seeing churches resort to blogging, Facebook and videos Cambridge, MA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 08, 2011 Churches have over the last two decades faced dramatically declining memberships, but that trend may be reversing with the increasing use of social media. The Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a pioneer in social networking among churches.

2008-12-08 12:06:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaders of African American churches will commemorate one of the most extraordinary events in American history - the inauguration of the country's first President of African descent - with a gala celebration.

Word of the Day
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.