Thursday, September 23, 2010

Bishop Charleston & Bishop Sykes Meet

ECUSA Bishop Steven Charleston and IOC Hawaii Bishop Randolph Stephen Sykes met to discuss their shared vision of increased Inter-Faith activities. The meeting took place after Bishop Charleston's address at the Cathedral of St. Andrew's Margaret Kai Memorial lecture delivered by Bishop Charleston on 13 September 2010 in Honolulu.
Bishop Steven Charleston is considered one of the most erudite speakers of the Episcopal Church and is the former national Executive Director for Native American Ministries in the Epispopal Church (ECUSA). He is a citizen of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and was formerly President and Dean of the Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Provost of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, California.
The topic of Bishop Charleston's lecture was "The Meaning of Life: A Short Course in Why We Are Here."