In The News At Zion

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  • Acts 12:1-11
    ​Peter and Paul, ApostlesAbout that time King Herod laid violent hands upon some who belonged to the church. He had James, the brother of John, killed with the sword. After he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. (This was during the festival of Unleavened Bread.) When he had seized […]
  • 2 Corinthians 8:7-15
    Fifth Sunday after PentecostNow as you excel in everything — in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in utmost eagerness, and in our love for you — so we want you to excel also in this generous undertaking.I do not say this as a command, but I am testing the genuineness of your love against the […]
  • Luke 4:31-37
    ​He went down to Capernaum, a city in Galilee, and was teaching them on the sabbath. They were astounded at his teaching, because he spoke with authority. In the synagogue there was a man who had the spirit of an unclean demon, and he cried out with a loud voice, Let us alone! What have […]

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  • ELCA presiding bishop to attend funeral in Charleston, S.C. June 25, 2015
                CHICAGO (ELCA) – The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), will attend the June 26 funeral of the Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney, who was among the nine people killed June 17 at a historic African-American church in Charleston, S.C. Local authorities called […]
  • ELCA presiding bishop names “day of repentance and mourning” June 24, 2015
                CHICAGO (ELCA) – In a public statement following a shooting that claimed the lives of nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, S.C., the Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), called for a "day of repentance and mourning." Local […]
  • ELCA delegation meets with migrant families, others in Mexico June 24, 2015
                CHICAGO (ELCA) – For thousands of people, including a growing number of women and children migrating from Central America to the United States, their final stop before crossing the Suchiate River into southern Mexico is the Casa de Migrante (House of Migrants) in Tecún Umán, Guatemala, said Stephen Deal […]
  • ELCA Youth Gathering brings thousands to Detroit June 22, 2015
    ​     CHICAGO (ELCA) – In affirmation of their baptismal promise to “serve others and follow the example of Jesus,” almost 30,000 youth, adult leaders and others from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) will participate in the ELCA Youth Gathering July 15-19 in Detroit. Meeting under the theme “Rise Up Together,” the Gathering will […]
  • ELCA leaders express grief over shooting in South Carolina June 18, 2015
    ​            CHICAGO (ELCA) – The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), released a statement June 18 in response to a shooting where nine people were killed at a historic African American church in Charleston, S.C. Local authorities are calling the killing racially […]

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