Churchwide News

Episcopal Diocese of Maryland to receive UTO Grant to respond to COVID-19

United Thank Offering announced the grant recipients for the Spring 2021 cycle, and we are excited to share that the Diocese of Maryland will receive $25,000 in grant funding for “Resurrection Food Distribution.” The focus of the granting process this year was ‘Recovering with Love and Gratitude: An Episcopal Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Local Contexts.’

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Presiding Bishop Curry’s Word to the Church: When the Cameras are Gone, We Will Still Be Here

Perhaps the deeper pain is the fact that this was not an isolated incident. It happened to Breonna Taylor on March 13 in Kentucky. It happened to Ahmaud Arbery on February 23 in Georgia. Racial terror in this form occurred when I was a teenager growing up black in Buffalo, New York. It extends back to the lynching of Emmett Till in 1955 and well before that. It’s not just our present or our history. It is part of the fabric of American life.

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