Press Releases


Church responding to Guatemala volcano disaster

Episcopal Relief & Development is working with the Episcopal Diocese of Guatemala to respond to the needs of those impacted by the Fuego volcano.


Andrew White cleared of all charges

Police find "Vicar of Baghdad" did not pay ransom to ISIS to redeem sex slaves


Choose the relational over the adversarial, says Australian bishop-elect

“Why can’t we be catholic and evangelical, liberal and conservative," asks bishop-elect of Gippsland


New bishop for Haiti

The Ven. Joseph Kerwin Delicat, dean of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, was elected June 2 as bishop coadjutor of the Diocese of Haiti.


Tasmania synod votes to sell 76 church building to pay abuse compensation

25% of investment funds ($2.8 million); 25% of the net proceeds of sale from 108 properties ($4.7 million); and parish contributions ($1.1 million) will fund the redress program.


Two bishops for Scotland

Jeffrey John comes up short again


IEAB synod adopts same-sex marriage canon

Synod of the Episcopal Anglian Church of Brazil voted in favor of amending its marriage canon to allow same-sex blessings with 57 in favor, 4 against and 2 abstentions.


Towards a Safer Church: Liturgical Resources

Church of England releases worship materials for abuse survivors and the church