Racial Justice & Reconciliation

  1. Church of England adopts plan for more ethnic minority clergy to serve in House of Bishops
    Posted Jan 20, 2022
  2. Indigenous children who died at boarding school finally make it home as tribes repatriate remains
    Posted Jan 20, 2022
    By David Paulsen and Egan Millard
  3. RIP: Charles V. Willie, first African American House of Deputies vice president, dies at 94
    Posted Jan 14, 2022
  4. Episcopal leaders react to guilty verdicts in killing of Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia
    Posted Nov 24, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  5. Episcopal and Lutheran bishops in Georgia respond to the verdict in the McMichaels-Bryan trial
    Posted Nov 24, 2021
  6. Diocese of Virginia to invest $10 million in reparations fund, $500,000 in racial justice fund
    Posted Nov 15, 2021
  7. Georgia clergy lead ministry of prayer, witness outside courthouse during trial in Ahmaud Arbery’s killing
    Posted Nov 5, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  8. Diocese of New Jersey co-sponsors rally for reparations
    Posted Nov 3, 2021
  9. Indigenous leaders lament intergenerational trauma inflicted by boarding schools, some with Episcopal ties
    Posted Oct 12, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  10. Presiding Bishop, US Rep. James Clyburn rally church support for historically Black colleges
    Posted Sep 30, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  11. ‘My Name Is Pauli Murray’ brings trailblazing Episcopal saint’s story to a wider audience
    Posted Sep 28, 2021
    By Egan Millard
  12. Deputies of Color organize for change in Episcopal Church, society ahead of General Convention
    Posted Sep 24, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  13. National Cathedral commissions racial justice-themed windows to replace Confederate iconography
    Posted Sep 23, 2021
    By David Paulsen
  14. Beloved Community grant allows for expansion of Chicago’s antiracism program to educate children
    Posted Aug 26, 2021
  15. North Carolina bishops speak out against bill that would restrict how race is taught in schools
    Posted Aug 25, 2021
    By Egan Millard
  16. New network launched to support Church of England ordinands from minority ethnic backgrounds
    Posted Aug 20, 2021
  17. How ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ went from a little-known poem to an Episcopal hymn and a cultural anthem
    Posted Aug 2, 2021
    By Egan Millard
  18. At Union of Black Episcopalians conference, leaders call for revolution over reform
    Posted Jul 28, 2021
    By Egan Millard
  19. Episcopal Church announces 2021 ‘Becoming Beloved Community’ grant recipients
    Posted Jul 19, 2021
    Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs
  20. VTS reparations fund makes first cash payments to descendants of seminary’s Black slaves, laborers
    Posted Jul 8, 2021
    By David Paulsen