Page Icon

Category: News

Announcing EPF Preaching Awards News | September 8, 2022 EPF’s Annual Preaching Award, with its cash prize of $1,000, was established in 2019. It is conferred upon the graduating student at each of the major seminaries who, in the… Read More
EPF Welcomes New Board Members News | The Very Rev. James F. Turrell was named the 15th dean of the School of Theology in July 2020. Turrell received B.A. and M.Div. degrees at Yale University and was… Read More
General Convention Resolution A168 News | Commemorate the Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of The Episcopal Preaching Foundation and its founder A. Gary Shilling Resolved, That the House of Deputies of the 80th General Convention commemorates the 35th Anniversary… Read More
EPF Granted Lilly Endowment Award News | September 7, 2022 In July, the EPF received a nearly $48,000 Phase 1 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. as part of their Compelling Preaching Initiative, to fund the development of a multiyear grant… Read More
EPF Preaching Awards News | January 15, 2022 The EPF’s Annual Preaching Award, with its cash prize of $1,000, is conferred on the student at each of the major Episcopal seminaries, who, in the judgment of the dean… Read More
Trinity Church Wall Street Awarded The Episcopal Preaching Foundation For Their Lay Preaching Training Initiative News | December 16, 2020 Episcopal Preaching Foundation receives Trinity Church Wall Street grant to fund lay preaching initiative Trinity Church Wall Street team has awarded $100,000 to the Episcopal Preaching Foundation for the first of what… Read More
Preaching In The Era of a Pandemic News | December 4, 2020 Recent news reports in both the secular and religious media describe clergy as tired, challenged and over-stretched by an unfamiliar environment and a forced, unrelenting, and steep learning curve due… Read More
Preaching in the Era of COVID-19: Hitting the Ground Running Conferences News | October 6, 2020 The Episcopal Preaching Foundation has opened registration to practicing parish clergy for a Zoom-based Preaching Excellence Program (“PEP-II”) deep dive into preaching in the era of COVID-19. The schedule will… Read More
Episcopal Preaching Foundation, Iona Center at Seminary of the Southwest announce video homiletics series Conferences News | September 15, 2020 The Episcopal Preaching Foundation and the Iona Center at Seminary of the Southwest announced today that they have partnered to produce a video-based homiletics curriculum for the Iona Collaborative, which provides a graduate-level, non-degree,… Read More
Episcopal Preaching Foundation transforms annual conference into innovative online experience News | June 4, 2020 Response to COVID-19 teaches those training for ordination about new world of digital worship In just two months, as the world responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Episcopal Preaching Foundation (EPF) transformed… Read More