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Bp. Elizabeth Eaton to be Installed as ELCA Presiding Bishop on October 5th

The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton will be installed as presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Saturday, October 5, at Rockefeller Memorial Chapel in Chicago. The installation is open to the public; tickets are not required. Worship begins at 2:00pm Central; doors open at 1:00pm. A free public reception will follow. Eaton

ELCA Presiding Bishop Mark Hanson Speaks on the Circle of Protection

As the presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Rev. Mark S. Hanson, said that our church’s commitment to those who live in poverty is “a biblical imperative for which Christ frees us to serve.” The poverty rate fell to 15 percent in 2011, down slightly from 15.1 percent from the year