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October 19, 2012
Is your diocese interested in hosting the next Episcopal Youth Event? The next EYE will be held the summer of 2014, hopefully in July. The date will be determined once a location has been selected. A comprehensive report on EYE 2011 can be found here. Minnesota set the bar pretty high for local support, and we are hopeful that dioceses will rise to this level of local support for future...
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February 24, 2011
Registration is now open for the Episcopal Youth Event 2011 (EYE 2011), which a press release calls one of the most popular events in the Episcopal Church calendar. Drawing hundreds of youth from throughout the Episcopal Church, EYE 2011 will be held June 22 - 26 at Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota. Registration materials, available in English and Spanish, are here. EYE 2011 is geared for...
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July 15, 2008
Locked arm in arm, row by row, 1,200 Episcopalians swayed to strains of "You are glorious" and "Here am I Lord" late on the evening of July 12 in Laurie Auditorium at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. The scene was the emotional and teary-eyed conclusion to the 2008 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE), which brought together more than 850 high-school-aged young people, along...
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July 11, 2008
Following a day of arrivals on July 8 and an evening welcome program that included a challenge from the Presiding Bishop, more than 850 youth attending the 2008 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) in San Antonio began an intensive, five-day program on July 9 that focuses on faith and mission. The high school-aged student delegates are joined by more than 300 adult sponsors and resource persons for the...
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July 9, 2008
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori opened the 2008 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) urging youth from across the church to "bear an abundant harvest" to put an end to "structural violence and disposable people." Jefferts Schori spoke at the opening plenary session of the Episcopal Church's 10th triennial youth event on the evening of July 8 at Trinity University in San...
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July 3, 2008
High-school aged young people -- nearly 850 strong -- from across the Episcopal Church are headed to San Antonio, Texas for the 2008 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE), which will take place July 8-13 on the campus of Trinity University. The youth delegates will be accompanied by 318 adult chaperones and resource persons. "This event is going to have something to satisfy everyone," said Zibby...
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September 1, 2005
A bluegrass concert and a Hip-Hop Eucharist, a cultural carnival and a photo op with Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold were four of the many events that greeted 1,400 high-school-age Episcopalians who traveled to Berea, Ky., for the six-day triennial Episcopal Youth Event. Griswold, who spoke daily to the assembly, said he was touched by the energy, imagination and directness with which the...
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December 1, 2003
Imagine, says Frank Runyeon, that you're in a house church 2,000 years ago in Antioch, waiting to hear the "tax-collector disciple" address your community for the first time. Striding up and down the candle-lit nave, Runyeon introduces members of the congregation -- the businessmen too busy suing one another to help the poor; the grieving mother of a martyred son; the Jewish scribe...