All are welcome to find a spiritual home in the Episcopal Church.
From the Episcopal Church website (www.episopalchurch.org):
As Episcopalians, we are followers of Jesus Christ, our Lord, and we
believe in the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
We strive to love our neighbors as ourselves and respect the dignity of
The Episcopal Church is part of the worldwide Anglican Communion, and
traces its heritage to the beginnings of Christianity.
Our liturgy retains ancient structure and traditions and is celebrated in
Both men and women, including those who are married, are eligible for
ordination as deacons, priests and bishops.
We believe in amendment of life, the forgiveness of sin, and life
Lay people exercise a vital role in the governance and ministry of our
Holy Communion may be received by all baptized Christians, not only
members of the Episcopal Church.
We uphold the Bible and worship with the Book of Common Prayer.
We affirm that committed relationships are lifelong and monogamous.
Episcopalians also recognize that there is grace after divorce and do not deny the sacraments to those who have been divorced.
We affirm that issues such as birth control are matters of personal
We celebrate our unity in Christ while honoring our differences, always
putting the work of love before uniformity of opinion.
For your spiritual journey. From the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas
Information on the Book of Common Prayer
Information on Episcopal baptism
Information on the Episcopal Creeds