About Becoming Beloved Community

What is Beloved Community?

The first commandment is, "...you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your...

Why Begin By Focusing on Race and Racial Reconciliation?

The journey toward Becoming Beloved Community requires a constant “striving towards” our commitment. That “striving for” will be accompanied by continually falling short of...

Following Jesus into the House of Representatives

Rev. Maggie Foote, member of the Becoming Beloved Community Task Force and priest of the Latino Ministry Center, offered the convocation at the December...

Welcome our new Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator

The Becoming Beloved Community Task Force is excited to announce that we have hired Amy Howton as our Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator for the Diocese of...

House of Bishops Theology Committee examining ‘infection’ of white supremacy

A committee of bishops and academic theologians is discussing how The Episcopal Church and its bishops can confront what its chair has called “the...

Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator Position

The Diocese of Southern Ohio is seeking a Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator who will help manage our Becoming Beloved Community Initiative and work to build communities...

Becoming Beloved Community Task Force develops vision and call

Becoming Beloved Community Task Force develops vision and call The Episcopal Church’s Becoming Beloved Community vision frames a path for Episcopalians to address racial injustice...

Why a Learning Journey? Your stories mattered.

As we set out to design the foundation for this first year of bringing Becoming Beloved Community to life in our diocese, we began...

Giving Thanks – A new opportunity to create Beloved Community Centers

The United Thank Offering (UTO) of The Episcopal Church in July announced 34 recipients of grants to further the mission and ministry of the...

A message from the Bishop

Dear sisters and brothers, I am writing to share with you the launch of a new diocesan-wide formation initiative for the coming year and beyond....