Official Diocesan Blog

Amen to Action on Black Friday

Amen to Action 2019

Twenty parishioners from Prince of Peace Anglican Church in Hopewell Township including pastors the Rev John Heidengren and the Rev Philip Bottomley joined Steeler QB Ben Roethlisberger and more than 4,000 other volunteers who spent the morning of Black Friday, (the day after Thanksgiving), packing meals in Downtown Pittsburgh instead of shopping among a crowd of strangers.

Trinity School for Ministry, Diocesan Partner, Increases Campus with Building Acquisition

Trinity School for Ministry

In the small town of Ambridge, PA, a renewal is taking place.  Storefronts are being updated, old buildings are being refurbished to house new tenants, and new sidewalks have been poured.  Trinity School for Ministry has a desire to support this renewal in a way that is helpful to the town and also helps to build community.  To that end, Trinity School for Ministry is thrilled to announce that

Welcoming Children to Gathering 2019
Diocesan Conference Eucharist
Website Admini… Thu, 08/15/2019 - 09:44

By Keira Fuener, Gathering Children's Coordinator

This will be the first year that Children’s Programming will be offered as part of Gathering 2019: Diocesan Conference & 154th Convention.

Announcing Appointment of Bishop David Hicks to St. Peter's Anglican Church, Butler
Bishop David Hicks
Bishop Jim Hobby Fri, 05/17/2019 - 11:26

I’m happy to announce that St. Peter’s, Butler, has called the Rt. Rev. David Hicks (former Bishop of the Diocese of the Northeast & Mid Atlantic in the Reformed Episcopal Church - a subjuristiction of the ACNA) as their new Rector. The discernment on all sides has been very clear and Bishop David will begin his new ministry in our midst on August 1.

Bishop Jim Asks Us to Consider Year-End Giving
Giving generously
Bishop Jim Hobby Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:02

My Friends and Fellow Anglicans,

For many of us December is filled with anticipation of a joyous Christmas and shopping for gifts. I want you to consider prayerfully two special gifts this year.