History is written for Artemisia Bowden 45 years after her departure. After action by both the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies at the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, Bowden will now be listed among other saints of The Episcopal Church in "Holy Women, Holy Men: Celebrating the Saints."
During the afternoon session of the House of Bishops at the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, both Bishop and Catherine Lillibridge received the 2015 Heroes of Camping Ministry award from the Episcopal Camps and Conferences Center (ECCC).
The National Episcopal Church Women's (ECW) Distinguished Woman Luncheon was held in Salt Lake City on Sunday, June 28, as part of the ECW 48th Triennial meeting. This luncheon honors distinguished women from dioceses all over the world every three years. This year, Marjorie George received the honor for the Diocese of West Texas.
The Episcopal Church Foundation has just published a new edition of Vestry Resource Guide which is distributed through Forward Movement and is available in English and Spanish, and in both print and e-book formats.
The Church Periodical Club is in Salt Lake City, Utah, June 21-24, for its Triennial meeting, which occurs just prior to The Episcopal Church's 78th General Convention. The Church Periodical Club (CPC) is an Episcopal institution and the only organization in the Episcopal Church dedicated solely to providing free literature and related materials, both religious and secular, to people all over the world who need and request them and who have no other source for obtaining them.
[June 18, 2015] The far-reaching and all-encompassing mission and ministry of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society (The Episcopal Church) – from aid to Haiti and relief for refugees to homelessness, poverty and grants – will be highlighted through a series of rotating, innovative displays in the exhibit hall during the 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church.
What a special day is was at Camp Capers this past Friday morning. Campers at Senior High Camp A, along with Bishop Lillibridge and friends, gathered on the hill near the entrance gate to dedicate the new cross given by beloved Sara Goebel, present employee of Camp Capers since 2012.
The 2015 Walk to Action for Prevent Child Abuse Texas in San Antonio is scheduled for November 7, 2015 will include the San Antonio Zoo. The family-friendly walk will allow the opportunity to enjoy the San Antonio Zoo while supporting child abuse prevention efforts.