The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Participating in God's Mission

We are home to about 60,000 people in 157 parishes. Together, we are a community devoted to participating in and understanding our roles within God's mission. Wherever you are on your faith journey, we invite you to learn more about us, to worship with us, and to join us!

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An Invitation from our Bishops: Advent Spiritual PracticesDear Companions in Christ,

As we enter into the season of Advent, we invite you to join us in “waking up” and setting aside some time in spiritual reflection.

Whether it be in small or large groups, bible study or your Ministry Network, amongst old friends or new, we offer you a few simple practices exploring what it means to be God’s people as we prepare for the coming of Christ.
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Season of Racial Healing, Justice, and ReconciliationClergy and lay parish delegates at ECCT's 2018 Annual Convention voted to enter a Season of Racial Healing, Justice, and Reconciliation of at least two yearsLearn more; get resources
Coffee Hour at The Commons Podcast!Coffee Hour at The Commons is a podcast where faith meets daily life in conversations, stories, and even sermons. New episodes every Friday! Listen to the latest episode!
Recapping Annual Convention: Change and Opportunities in ECCTIn his convention address on Saturday, Bishop Ian Douglas looked at the last year in the Episcopal Church in Connecticut through two lenses – change and opportunity. He said, “Change and opportunity can result in feelings of excitement and fear, joy and anxiety.” This past convention was full of change and opportunities – and while few may have experienced fear and anxiety over some of the new changes, I believe the overall experience of our convention was that of excitement and joy. Read More
ECCT Stories Join Alli Gannett, our Digital Storyteller, as she travels around ECCT sharing the stories of what God is up to in Connecticut. New blog posts every Monday! Read the latest blog post here