Image: “A church at the Baptism Site of Jesus Christ, Jordan River, Jordan,” by Freedom’s Falcon, via Wikimedia Commons •
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 5:27am

Today the Jordan River is seriously polluted by sewage and industrial waste.

Image of Salt Palace Convention Center by jnshaumeyer, via Flickr •
Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:50pm

Deputies’ closing topics: alternative liturgies, confirmation, assessments, Israel, PB’s job security.

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:37pm

The House of Bishops settled structural proposals during its final session of the 78th General Convention.

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:28pm

Deportees “are real Dominicans,” Bishop Duracin said. “They have been deported because of the color of their skin.”

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:09pm

The Episcopal Church will begin a process of revising the 1982 Hymnal.

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 4:00pm

General Convention has cleared a way for returning clergy who had left the Episcopal Church.

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 1:51pm

The House of Bishops approved creating a revision process for The Hymnal 1982 on Friday morning.


Friday, July 3, 2015 - 1:12pm

The presiding bishop-elect said the Church unites “traditionalists” and “progressives,” “Republicans and Democrats.”

Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:43am

Deputies agreed that both houses can do more than sit together for occasional presentations.

Image: Conesville Power Plant, via morgueFile •
Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:34am

Three entities have been charged with divesting from the investment portfolios of fossil-fuel companies.