House of Bishops

Monday, November 12, 2012 - 2:26pm

By Douglas LeBlanc
The Episcopal Church has made its first reference to a “Continuing Diocese of South Carolina” in a 2,000-word statement published online Nov. 9.

Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 9:14pm

By Joe Thoma
The House of Bishops’ first legislative session on the afternoon of July 5 carried a light workload, with half of the allotted time spent devoted to private table conversations and receiving a handful of resolutions from committees.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 4:22pm

Standing Committee: “spurious complaints against bishops further demonstrate the urgent need to revisit the Title IV disciplinary Canons.”

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:59am

The complaints are patently frivolous and should be dismissed at the outset.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:56am

Besides being conduct unbecoming of a church, this action is a violation of the guarantee of the right of free speech found in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:31am

My principal concern was to not leave unchallenged the assertion that the Episcopal Church is a unitary hierarchical organism at all levels, and that the dioceses are entirely creatures of General Convention.

Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:25am

To date, I have not seen a copy of the “complaint,” nor do I know who issued it, or what it says.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 8:24am

By Ephraim Radner
The role of bishops is now itself a part of the struggle for the Episcopal Church’s faithful mission.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 9:07am

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori responds to news of Bonnie Anderson not seeking re-election as president of General Convention’s House of Deputies.

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