Diocesan News

Published: Tue, 08/29/2017
By: Diocesan staff
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on Hurricane Harvey:Our brothers and sisters in Texas and Louisiana need our help. [August 29, 2017] From Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry: Long ago... more
Published: Mon, 08/14/2017
By: Diocesan staff
By The Rt. Rev. Audrey C. Scanlan                                                      Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, The events that unfolded on Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia resulting... more
Published: Fri, 07/28/2017
By: Diocesan staff
Episcopal Presiding Bishop Curry: I am compelled to oppose these actions and to affirm the moral principle of equal rights for all persons, including the LGBTQ communities. I do so as a follower of... more
Published: Mon, 04/10/2017
By: Diocesan staff
“When she (Mary) had said this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not know that it was Jesus.” John 20:14     Dear Members of the Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania... more
Published: Fri, 02/03/2017
By: Diocesan staff
Dear Members of the Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania, I have received a number of phone calls, text messages and emails in the past several days inviting my comment on last Friday’s... more
Published: Wed, 11/02/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Celebrating Emerson Powery’s recently published book, "The Genesis of Liberation, Biblical Interpretation in the Antebellum Narratives of the Enslaved.” “Their Stories, Our Stories” on Saturday, ... more
Published: Mon, 10/31/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Pictured here are some of those who have taken part in St. John’s “Christmas At Sea” ministry of the Seamen’s Church Institute. From left to right, those present on Sunday, Oct. 16 included (on the... more
Published: Fri, 10/28/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Trinity, Chambersburg, has issued an invitation to join them for a Holy Land Pilgrimage Feb. 19-28, 2017.  For more information, download the flyer.
Published: Tue, 10/25/2016
By: Diocesan staff
In the early morning hours of Oct. 22, eight intrepid members of St. John's, Huntingdon, set out for a bike ride on the Lower Trail west of town. Though the temps were in the 40s and there was a... more
Published: Mon, 10/24/2016
By: Deacon Loretta Collins
Urgent need! Our Diocese has been contacted by the Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Office in Harrisburg.  A larger than typical number of refugees are currently arriving. Recent arrivals are... more