episcopalian episcopalian  /ɪ ˌpɪ skə ˈpeɪ li ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Episcopal church
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal church

News

  1. Lore about Betsy Ross sewing Stars and Stripes caught fire years after her death

    Born Elizabeth Griscom on Jan. 1, 1852, in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross was brought up in the Quaker religion. But she was shunned by her family and the church after she eloped in November 1773 with Episcopalian John Ross, whom she met while doing an apprenticeship at an upholstery shop, according to ushistory.org.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. San Joaquin diocese celebrates return of Turlock church property

    Episcopalians resume services June 9 at St. Francis Episcopal Church in Turlock, California. Photo: Al Galicia [Episcopal News Service] With the rap of his crosier on the church door and a trumpet fanfare, San Joaquin Bishop Chet Talton on June 9 formally ushered in the future of St. Francis Episcopal Church in Turlock. “We’re moving forward with mission, ministry and the work of reconciliation ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

Quotes

  1. "I was raised Episcopalian, I have attended the North Phoenix Baptist Church for many years and I am a Christian," McCain said.
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. Pontificated the very reverend Mr. Gibson: "There is no salvation for those outside the Church," Gibson replied. "I believe it. Put it this way, my wife is a saint. She's a much better person than I am. Honestly, she's like Episcopalian,...
    on May 22, 2005 By: Mel Gibson Source: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

  3. "As an Episcopalian . . . I have always viewed my faith as an intensely personal matter," Bush said at the library dedication. "There is nothing self-conscious, however, about my relationship with Jesus Christ; and thanks to Billy, I have...
    on Jun 10, 2007 By: George HW Bush Source: CBS News

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