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February 7, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] “A pesar de los retos, la fortaleza y vitalidad de los testigos de cristianos indígenas en el Medio Oriente es inspiradora”, escribió la obispa presidente  Katharine Jefferts Schori en la carta anual del Viernes Santo dirigida  a todas las congregaciones solicitándoles que consideren ayudar a Jerusalén y...
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February 7, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] “In spite of the challenges, the strength and vitality of the witness of indigenous Christians throughout the Middle East is inspiring,” Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori writes in the annual Good Friday letter to all congregations asking them to consider assistance for Jerusalem and the Middle East. “The Good Friday Offering...
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February 27, 2012
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Marking the 90th anniversary of the annual Good Friday Offering, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has written to all congregations asking them to consider assistance for Jerusalem and the Middle East. “This annual appeal is a unique spiritual opportunity to continue Jesus’ work in the land of his birth and early...
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February 15, 2011
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has written to all congregations in the Episcopal Church asking for their continued support for the Good Friday Offering, an annual churchwide collection that assists mission priorities in the dioceses of Jerusalem and Cyprus and the Gulf. The funds come from pledges made during Good Friday services at Episcopal Church parishes, congregations, cathedrals...
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January 8, 2009
In her Epiphany letter to all congregations of the Episcopal Church, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori called on Episcopalians to continue to pray for their sisters and brothers in the Diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East and to support the annual Good Friday Offering as an opportunity to demonstrate solidarity with Anglicans and all Christians in the troubled region.   "...
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March 30, 2007
Brother James Teets, manager of partnership services in the Episcopal Church's Office of Anglican and Global Relations, speaks about the Good Friday Offering, an opportunity for Episcopalians to participate in the life of the church in the Middle East. Full text follows. The Good Friday Offering is an opportunity more than anything else; it's an opportunity for Episcopalians in the church...
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January 23, 2006
Editor’s note: Since 1922, Episcopalians have supported the ministries of the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East through the annual Good Friday Offering. The Episcopal Church's Office of Anglican and Global Relations announces the availability of Good Friday Offering materials for parishes to use to spread the word about this important appeal. In his annual Epiphany letter,...
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March 11, 2005
This year marks the 83rd anniversary of the Episcopal Church's Good Friday Offering, its major grassroots effort to respond to the numerous needs of the church in the Holy Land. In an annual letter to all congregations, Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold has asked that Episcopalians join him again this year "as we work and pray for a lasting peace" and to continue to support the...