Bishop Michael Hanley Announces Intention to Retire

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Bishop Michael Hanley Announces Intention to Retire

After more than nine years as Bishop Diocesan, +Michael intends to retire in January 2021.

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Episcopal House of Bishops March 2019: The Bishops’ Mind of the House Resolution on Lambeth and a Statement from the Bishops’ Spouses Planning Group

Bishop Michael Hanley commends to you this statement regarding the exclusion of same sex spouses from the 2020 gathering of Anglican Communion leaders at the Lambeth Conference.

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Witnesses to Love

The church is blessed with witnesses today who encourage and teach us about living the Way of Love.

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Living Out God’s Love for the World

The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry invites all Episcopalians to join together in observance of Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday on March 10, 2019.

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Title IV Statute of Limitations Suspended

As a result of General Convention Resolution D034, the time limit on initiating proceedings in cases of clergy sexual misconduct against adults is lifted for three years.

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The Episcopal Church Camp Fire Recovery Team

Last month, we watched in horror as our neighbors in Northern California experienced the most devastating wild fire in California history. Now churches in Oregon are stepping up to support the recovery effort.

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Let Your Light Shine: Episcopal Relief & Development’s Gifts for Life

Gifts for Life enables individuals and groups to create lasting change in communities worldwide through the purchase of gifts to support those communities.

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October 2018 Preparedness Checklist: Episcopal Asset Map

From our Disaster Preparedness Program coordinator Sheryl Gerety (sheryl.gerety@gmail.com): a monthly, seasonally appropriate checklist page to help us tackle preparing for a disaster in manageable steps. JOINING AND USING THE EPISCOPAL ASSET MAP Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD) […]

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Holy Eucharist Offering for the Clergy of Cuba

Bishop Michael has decided that the offering collected during the Holy Eucharist at Diocesan Convention will be given toward closing the pension gap for those who have served so long and faithfully in Cuba.

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General Convention: Sharing in the Work

In the end it will be the responsibility of the diocesan deputies and myself to bring all of this work back to Oregon so that you can share in the work that is before us as the Body of Christ, the Jesus Movement, and a voice for the love that triumphs over evil.

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