Episcopal Diocese of Maryland


Trial Date Set For Bishop Charged In Cyclist’s Death

Bishop Heather Cook, the woman accused of killing a Baltimore cyclist, appeared in court Thursday morning for her arraignment.



Reverend Charged In Fatal Hit-and-Run Banned Indefinitely From Church

The Episcopal Diocese held a meeting to talk about Cook–following a hit-and-run crash that killed Baltimore cyclist Tom Palermo



Bishop Cook’s 2010 DUI Arrest Was A ‘Wake Up Call’

We’re learning more about Episcopal Bishop Heather Cook and her struggles with alcohol. For the first time we’re hearing audio in the courtroom from Cook’s DUI in 2010.


Heather E. Cook, photo courtesy Diocese of Maryland.

Md. Episcopal Bishop Speaks Out About Fatal Hit-and-Run

The Episcopal Diocese of Maryland’s top bishop says the church is filled with anger, bitterness and pain after a fatal hit-and-run crash involving the diocese’s No. 2 leader.


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Maryland Clergy Members Urge Voters To Support Same-Sex Marriage

A group of religious leaders urges voters to vote yes on Question 6. But opponents move forward with ammunition against it.


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Church Offers To Provide Funeral For Man Accused Of Killing 2 Ellicott City Women

An amazing story of forgiveness. As loved ones bury one of two women murdered inside a church last week, several congregations offer to provide a funeral for the man accused in the killings.


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Episcopal Leaders Forgive Md. Church Shooter

The Episcopal Diocese of Maryland is offering forgiveness and a funeral service for a homeless man who killed himself after fatally shooting a priest and church secretary last week.



Maryland Woman Serves As Episcopal Vicar

In this day and age, it seems all of us have used the phrase “multitasking,” but few can appreciate the challenges of this skill as well as Vicar Theresa Brion.