Bishop Rayford B. High, Jr. has canceled the Saturday, December 7, 2013 meeting of the Executive Council because of the weather. The next meeting is January 25, 2014, at St. Christopher Episcopal Church, 3550 Southwest Loop 820, Fort Worth, TX 76133.
On Thursday, December 5, the Christian Formation Commission of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth will present an Advent Liturgy of Remembrance and Light: When Christmas Hurts. It will be at 7 PM at St. Christopher Episcopal Church, 3550 Southwest Loop 820, Fort Worth, TX. A reception will follow. All are welcome. Continue reading
Cursillo is closing early due to the weather. Closing Eucharist is at 10:45; departure is at noon.
Traditionally, Cursillistas pray for those who are taking part in the retreat. We additionally invite all members of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth to join them in prayer during this weekend of renewal. Continue reading
The following is a transcript of Bishop High’s address to the 2013 Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth In years past, when I was rector of three different parishes, I always looked forward to our annual parish meetings … Continue reading
The Rt. Rev. Rayford B. High, Jr., Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth has released the following statement concerning the ongoing tragedy in the Philippines: I ask your prayers for our brothers and sisters in the Philippines, especially … Continue reading
The Episcopal Church Building Fund’s Recasting of Building Assets program is working with six congregations in Fort Worth to work through a year-long assessment of their individual situations. The ECBF’s Recasting of Building Assets process focuses on congregations who wish to deepen their connection … Continue reading
The Rt. Rev. Rayford B. High, Jr., Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth, will be celebrating Holy Eucharist and preaching at Brite Divinity School’s weekly chapel service on November 19, at 11:00 am. Brite Divinity School is an … Continue reading
The convention attendees were treated to performances by the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Texas Quickstepper Cloggers. But things started to get a little out of hand when the conventioneers became a part of the show… Continue reading
At the 2013 Diocesan Convention (November 8-9 in Wichita Falls), diocesan treasurer Robert Hicks reported to convention delegates that in 2013 the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth gave $17,785 to outreach causes beyond the diocese and $15,158 within the diocese, for a total charitable giving of $32,943 – 6.39 percent of assessment. An additional $29,546.41 was received and passed on for disaster relief, ERD, and UTO. Continue reading
The 2013 Diocesan Convention November 8-9 in Wichita Falls elected new members of the Standing Committee, deputies and alternates to General Convention, and filled positions on the Disciplinary Board, and elected a lay Trustee to the University of the South, … Continue reading
Bob Johnson, husband of Linda Johnson, former diocesan registrar and assistant to the treasurer of the diocese, died Saturday, November 9, 2013. His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 16, at All Saints School Chapel, 9700 Saints Circle, … Continue reading
The Constitution and Canons Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth is soliciting input from the people of the diocese on revisions to the diocesan constitution and canons. Continue reading
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding bishop of The Episcopal Church, and the Rev. Gay Jennings, president of the House of Deputies, will take part in the activities surrounding the fifth anniversary of the reorganization of the diocese. Continue reading