Presiding Bishop fields faith questions from Reddit users in ‘Ask Me Anything’ session

By David Paulsen He may have preached at a royal wedding, but he’s never committed himself to answering whatever questions the users of the social network Reddit might throw at him – until now.Presiding Bishop Michael Curry spent the afternoon of Oct. 10 participating in his first “Ask Me Anything,” a popular Reddit feature that … Continue reading “Presiding Bishop fields faith questions from Reddit users in ‘Ask Me Anything’ session”

Grandma’s songs set overture to Presiding Bishop’s faith journey

Music speaks to the soul, keeps us marching, Curry tells Canterbury audience By Matthew MacDonald Associate Editor As a child, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry would listen intently as his grandma sang hymns at the kitchen sink. Familiar tunes gave meaning to holy words. Even in her darkest moments of despair, as her daughter lay dying … Continue reading “Grandma’s songs set overture to Presiding Bishop’s faith journey”

‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’

National Cathedral program considers spiritual dimension of exploration and Apollo 8’s unifying mission By Mary Frances Schjonberg [Episcopal News Service – Washington, D.C.] In the heyday of America’s space program, the Apollo 8 mission that went aloft 50 years ago this month was a first in all of human exploration, not just that of space. … Continue reading “‘In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth, and the earth was without form and void’”

Students, clergy gather in Dallas to consider ordained ministry at Radical Vocation Conference

By Kimberly Durnan Posted September 28, 2018 Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby addresses the Radical Vocation Conference for young people considering ordained ministry in Anglican and Episcopal churches. [Episcopal News Service] The Radical Vocation Conference at Church of the Incarnation in Dallas Sept. 20-22 drew an international crowd of young adults as well as other … Continue reading “Students, clergy gather in Dallas to consider ordained ministry at Radical Vocation Conference”

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry meets backstage with U2, Bono to talk about Reclaiming Jesus

By David Paulsen, Episcopal News Service June 27, 2018 This photo released by U2 shows Presiding Bishop Michael Curry posing with band members, from left, Bono, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr. and Adam Clayton backstage at Madison Square Garden on June 25.   Presiding Bishop Michael Curry met backstage this week with U2 and front … Continue reading “Presiding Bishop Michael Curry meets backstage with U2, Bono to talk about Reclaiming Jesus”