Resources and Sites You Might Like to Visit

Episcopal Church Resources 

The Episcopal Church USA: A wealth of information can be found on the official site of the Episcopal Church of the United States of America (ECUSA).

Episcopal News Service: An Episcopal Church national news service.

 

Episcopal Office of Government Relations: Relevant action alerts on current national legislation and policy issues with opportunities to advocate through the Episcopal Policy Network.

 

Episcopal Relief and Development: The worldwide relief agency of the Episcopal Church. Provides money and resources in times of emergency or disaster.

Episcopal Church Calendar/Seasons: The calendar lists the titles of the seasons, Sundays, and major holy days observed in the Episcopal Church throughout the church year, including Advent season, Christmas season, Epiphany season, Lenten season, Holy Week, Easter season, the season after Pentecost, holy days, and National Days.

Episcopal Colors of the Liturgy: Liturgical Colors in Episcopal worship signify our place in the Church Year. These specific colors are used for vestments and hangings within the context of the Episcopal liturgy and may highlight a special occasion.

Episcopal Dictionary of the Church:  Dictionary of the Episcopal church and a glossary of terms.

The Episcopal Church and Labyrinths: Information about Labyrinths and the church. 

The Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma: Information on schools and institutions, conferences and camps, a church directory and other news pertinent to the life of the church in Oklahoma.

Resources

 

The Anglican Communion: Information about the worldwide Anglican Communion.

 

The Online Book of Common Prayer: The administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, together with the Psalter or Psalms of David according to the use of the Episcopal Church.

Education for Ministry (EfM): EfM seminar groups meet in local settings and online, and provide a four-year curriculum that develops a theologically informed, reflective, and articulate laity.

Online Daily Prayer: ODP or Forward Movement, a ministry of the Episcopal Church, is best known for the popular daily devotional Forward Day by Day, which provides daily meditations based on scripture readings appointed by the lectionary and Daily Office. Forward Day by Day is published in English, Spanish, large print, audio cassette, and Braille editions.  

Safeguarding God’s Children: An in-depth educational and training program for preventing and responding to child sexual abuse in everyday life and in ministry. This is a mandated training for all Episcopal Churches in Oklahoma.