Friday, October 17, 2008

Bishop Marble takes part in national "Day of Repentance" for slavery

[Episcopal News Service] Expressing "profound regret that the Episcopal Church lent the institution of slavery its support and justification based on Scripture," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori issued a public apology October 4 for the church's involvement in the institution of transatlantic slavery.

Read the full story here

Commemoration of the baptisms of Manteo and Virginia Dare

Read about the commemoration here. Thanks to the Diocese of East Carolina for the article. Bishop Clifton Daniel's sermon is here.