September 16, 2016

Negotiations continue as The Episcopal Church works with select development partners, architects, and fundraising professionals to unlock the potential of the Church's great asset in its historical records.  The Archives in Austin is envisioned as a center for honoring and celebrating the gifts and challenges for this province of the Anglican Communion.

July 25, 2016

In conjunction with the Utah State Historical Records Advisory Board, a group of dedicated Diocese of Utah volunteers has indexed early Diocesan records from decommissioned parishes and the personal journals of the Rt. Rev Daniel S. Tuttle, the Rt. Rev. Abiel Leonard, the Venerable Lawrence B. Ridgley, and the Rev. Pierre McDonald Bleecker to come up with a first for the history of Utah, a database of early Episcopalians in Utah.

May 04, 2016

The Archives of the Episcopal Church announces the release of their newly designed and content-rich website.  The principal feature is the opening of a major exhibit on the life and work of the 23rd Presiding Bishop, John Maury Allin.  Entitled Venture in Ministry, the exhibit weaves historical text and rich media into an exploration of Bishop Allin’s ministry as he navigated the Church through arguably its greatest period of institutional change in the 1970s and 80s.

March 30, 2016

The Archives of the Episcopal Church, in partnership with the General Convention Office, has edited and published the Church’s core governance documents in the 2015 edition of the Constitution, Canons and Rules of Order of The Episcopal Church.

March 30, 2016

The Personal Papers of the Reverend Dr. John Rowan Claypool IV (1930-2005), a nationally-respected minister, theologian and writer, are now open for research.  The papers include a large archive of audiovisual recordings, indexed sermons, correspondence, books, photographs and scrapbooks from the period 1953-2005. 

March 30, 2016

The General Convention’s Board of Archives of the Episcopal Church gathered for their first face-to-face meeting of the 2016-2018 triennium in Austin on March 31–April 2, 2016.  

March 29, 2016

The Episcopal Church Building Fund has transferred thirty­-five years of board meeting records to The Archives of the Episcopal Church.

March 29, 2016

Efforts by The Episcopal Church to construct a home repository for the Archives have reached a promising point with the announcement of negotiations to identify a favored partner to develop the Church­-owned land in downtown Austin.

March 29, 2016

Canonical Archivist and Director, Mark J. Duffy is pleased to announced the appointment of Ms. Chris Paton as the Research Archivist for The Archives of the Episcopal Church effective April 18, 2016.