In this issue: Prayer for racial justice, The PB on the President’s photo opportunity, statements of solidarity, summer youth events and lots more.
News Update 06-04-2020
40-minute video, four-minute read. The people of the Episcopal and ELCA Lutheran churches of the Kansas City Metro area gathered together on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, in prayer for racial justice held in the grounds of at St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, Kansas City. An estimated 150-200 people attended the event in person. The proceedings were also livestreamed on Facebook.
Statement from Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry on President Donald Trump’s use of a church building and the Holy Bible
One-minute read. A statement from Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry.
Three-minute read. The Episcopal Youth Community in West Missouri Summer events update.
Four-minute read. A word to the Church from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry: “Our long-term commitment to racial justice and reconciliation is embedded in our identity as baptized followers of Jesus. We will still be doing it when the news cameras are long gone.”