Diocesan News

Published: Sat, 12/29/2012
By: Barbara Clark
On December 25, Saint Paul’s, Columbia, hosted its Ninth Annual Free Community Christmas Breakfast from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. This breakfast was open to anyone who wanted to come together for... more
Published: Tue, 12/18/2012
By: Linda Arguedas
Deacons in the Diocese of Central Pennsylvania answered a request made by Bishop Nathan D. Baxter to reach out to their fellow deacons in the diocese of New Jersey in response to Hurricane Sandy.... more
Published: Sat, 12/01/2012
By: Diocesan staff
The Harrisburg Patriot-News recently featured an editorial about Canon Titus Presler, who preached at St. Stephen's Cathedral last month Read the complete article here.  You can also watch Canon... more
Published: Wed, 11/28/2012
By: Arnold & Cynthia Gee
Anti-Racism trainers from across Province III met in Harrisburg on November 11th and 12th to discuss the state of Anti-Racism training in the Province, and to help coordinate plans for future... more
Published: Sun, 11/18/2012
By: Linda Arguedas
Parishioners, Lancaster community members and the staff of St. James Episcopal Church celebrated the dedication of their new church space on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The evening began with a civic lecture... more
Published: Sat, 11/17/2012
By: Linda Arguedas
Diana Scheide, from our diocese, was recently profiled in an e-newsletter at Sewanee as the student of the month. You can read the profile here.
Published: Wed, 11/14/2012
By: All Saints, Hershey
All Saints, Hershey, broke ground on Sunday, Nov. 4, for the church's planned renovation. On Sunday, Nov. 4, the Reverend Susan Q. Claytor, Rector of All Saints’ Episcopal Church, and the Vestry of... more
Published: Sat, 11/10/2012
By: Diocesan staff
The Daughters of the King gathered for the first time Saturday, November 3, in State College. Bishop Nathan Baxter and The Rev. Richard Wall officiate during the installation of the Daughters of the... more
Published: Sat, 11/10/2012
By: Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs
Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori comments on the appointment of Bishop Justin Welby of Durham as the new Archbishop of Canterbury.  Read the full statement here.
Published: Sat, 09/15/2012
By: John Morris
The vision of the Commission on Congregational Development is of a diocese of healthy congregations supported by healthy clergy. Most of the parishes of our diocesan family are living into this... more