Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
Joy in Christ, as a way of life

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Now Accepting Original Prayers for General Convention

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Submit an original prayer for the 2018 Pocket Book of Prayers

The Board and Staff of the United Thank Offering of the Episcopal Churches is inviting submission of original prayers from each diocese to be used in a Pocket Book of Prayers to be available at the 2018 General Convention. The prayers selected for publication will be used throughout the world.

 

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Scholarships Available

Friday, June 2, 2017

The Rev. Canon James B. Prichard Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Prichard Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to assist clergy children of the Diocese with expenses associated with higher education. The scholarship fund will also serve to keep communication with young people of the Diocese as they attend college or university.

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Diaconate Ordination

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Sat.  June 3  - Diaconate Ordination

Church of the Good Shepherd, Webster
11:00 a.m.

We will joyfully celebrate the ordination of three faithful ministers in God's church!

Padraic Collins-Bohrer - Transitional Diaconate
Michael Laver - Transitional Diaconate
Stephen Robb - Vocational Diaconate

Clergy: Red stoles

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Episcopal Nite at Frontier Field

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Red Wings play the Toledo Mud Hens on July 21st

Gates open at 5:00pm; game time 6:05 PM

After the game, enjoy a concert by the Rochster Philharminic Orchestra and a spectacular fireworks display.

Let's Play Ball... 

CLICK HERE for instructions and to purchase your discount tickets online.

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Job Posting - Communications Specialist

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Episcopal Diocese of Rochester consists of 48 churches located in 8 counties in Upstate NY. The Diocesan staff is located at 3825 E. Henrietta Rd. The staff works together to support the mission and ministry of the churches under the leadership of the Bishop. The Diocesan; vision “Joy in Christ, as a way of life” is expressed through radical hospitality, passionate spirituality and thoughtful engagement. We are focused on three areas of formation; building relationships, leadership development and thoughtful stewardship.

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21st Annual Golf Tournament – Episcopal SeniorLife Communities

Monday, May 8, 2017

 

Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (ESLC) is pleased to announce that online registration for the 21st Annual Golf Tournament is now available. The tournament is scheduled for Monday, June 12, 2017 at Shadow Lake and Eagle Vale in Penfield/Fairport

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