In the News

The Rev. Antonio Illas on KUOW

The Rev. Antonio Illas of St. Matthew / San Mateo, Auburn was recently interviewed on KUOW about his work with the immigrant community.

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St. Columba, Kent Profiled

The Rev. Canon Alissabeth Newton and St. Columba, Kent were recently covered in The Living Church and Faith & Leadership in articles on thriving churches who have part-time priests.

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Diocese of Olympia and ACLU Lawsuit on Executive Order in the Press

The lawsuit challenging the executive order on refugees has been in the news lately. Read all of the article below.

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Bishop Rickel and Refugee Resettlement Office on NPR’s All Things Considered

Bishop Rickel and Greg Hope, Executive Director of the Diocese of Olympia’s Refugee Resettlement Officer, were recently featured on NRP’s All Things Considered.

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The Rev. Canon Britt Olson Interviewed on KUOW

The Rev. Canon Britt Olson of St. Luke, Seattle was recently featured in a conversation on homelessness with KUOW host Bill Radke and the Union Gospel Mission’s Jeff Lilley.

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Diocese of Olympia, ACLU, and Real Change Lawsuit in the Press

The lawsuit filed by the ACLU on behalf of the Diocese of Olympia, Real Change, and two homeless women has been covered extensively in the press.

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Saint Mark’s Cathedral Covered by Seattle P.I.

Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle has taken a stand to protect immigrants and refugees and their statements have been covered by the Seattle P.I.

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The Rev. Esther Poirier Named Citizen of the Month

The Rev. Esther Poirier from Good Shepherd, Federal Way will be retiring soon, and was named Citizen of the Month for January by the Federal Way Mirror​.

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The Rev. Alfredo Feregrino on Azteca TV

The Rev. Alfredo Feregrino of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Seattle was recently interviewed on Azteca TV. Watch the interview below:


Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle Covered by The Seattle Times, The Stranger, and Episcopal Cafe

Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle’s statement of commitment and action has been covered by a number of news outlets.

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Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle Covered by Seattle P.I.

Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle’s recently adopted statement of commitment and action was recently covered in an article for the Seattle P.I.

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Bishop Rickel Interviewed by the Wall Street Journal

Bishop Rickel was recently interviewed by a reporter for the Wall Street Journal in an article about the church’s use of social media. You can read the article in the November 11 edition of the Wall Street Journal, or online below.

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Bishop Rickel Interviewed by Q13 Fox This Morning

On Election Day, a reporter from Q13 Fox interviewed Bishop Rickel about healing from the bitter and contentious election season.


Bishop Rickel’s Conversation with UW Football Players Covered by Seattle Times

Bishop Rickel was invited to speak with UW football team on Sunday, August 28, and engaged in a conversation with the players about privilege and systemic racism. The Seattle Times recently reported on the impact of the bishop’s visit, interviewing the bishop, the coach, and several of the players. You can read the article in the September 2 edition of the Seattle Times, or online below.

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Diocesan Events

Find out the latest news from the Office of the Bishop and learn about the events from the Diocese of Olympia’s ministries across Western Washington.


Congregational Events

Learn more about the congregations within the Diocese of Olympia and discover the latest community events.


Safeguarding Trainings

Learn more about the Diocese of Olympia’s Safe Church program and our Safeguarding God’s Children, Safeguarding God’s People, and Anti-Racism trainings.


Announcements

Other news and announcements from across the Diocese of Olympia.


National News

News and stories from the Episcopal Church across America.


World News

News and stories from the Episcopal and Anglican Churches across the world.


Jobs

A listing of current job openings throughout the diocese.


Calendar

A calendar of diocesan and congregational events.