House of Bishops to gather in retreat for prayer, reflection, discussion

Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs
Posted Feb 15, 2015

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishops of The Episcopal Church will gather for the House of Bishops spring retreat meeting March 13 – 17 at Kanuga Conference Center in Hendersonville, NC.

The theme of the gathering will be Fostering a culture of curiosity, compassion and courage in Christ. Meditations will be offered by various bishops on aspects of the theme. Every day there will be meditations, reflection, and worship. At the concluding Eucharist, the bishops will renew their vows.

As in previous years, the spring meeting of the House of Bishops is a retreat and therefore not open to the media. Daily Accounts will be issued. There will be an over-the-phone media conference at the conclusion of the meeting onTuesday, March 17.  Pre-registration required; to register contact Neva Rae Fox,