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Heather E. Cook, photo courtesy Diocese of Maryland.

Episcopal Diocese Of Md. Announces Replacement For Heather Cook

The diocese tells our media partner, The Baltimore Sun, the Right Reverend Chilton R. Knudsen, a former bishop of Maine, will replace Heather Cook as assistant bishop.

05/11/2015

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Md. Episcopal Diocese Asking For Bishop To Resign After Fatal Hit-And-Run

A call to resign. The Episcopal Diocese of Maryland has asked Bishop Heather Cook to step down from her position. Cook faces a slew of charges following the hit and run crash that killed cyclist and Baltimore man Tom Palermo.

01/28/2015

Photo of Tom Palermo. Courtesy Photo.

Hundreds Remember Md. Man Struck & Killed While Biking

Final farewell. Avid cyclist and father 41-year-old Thomas Palermo is laid to rest one week after he was struck and killed by a car while riding his bike along Roland Avenue.

01/03/2015

The Rev. Canon Heather E. Cook. Photo: Diocese of Maryland.

Md. Bishop Who Admitted To Striking Biker Has DUI Record

There’s new information about the driver behind the wheel of an accident that killed a cyclist in north Baltimore. She’s a high-ranking member of the Episcopal Church—who once pleaded guilty in a DUI case.

12/29/2014

The Rev. Canon Heather E. Cook. Photo: Diocese of Maryland.

Episcopal Bishop Identified As Driver In Fatal Bike Crash

An Episcopal bishop is identified as the driver in a fatal bike crash.

12/28/2014

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Historic Baltimore Church Celebrates 190th Anniversary

One of Baltimore’s very own holds a unique honor of being the oldest African-American church below the Mason-Dixon Line.

09/21/2014

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Oldest Md. Episcopal Parish Ending Services

The Episcopal Diocese of Maryland says it’s suspending worship services at the state’s oldest Episcopal parish.

11/09/2012

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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.

04/23/2012

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U.S. Episcopal Parish To Join Catholic Church

A Maryland Episcopal parish will be the first in the United States to join the Roman Catholic Church under a streamlined conversion plan created by the Vatican.

06/06/2011