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Convention 84 Business Sessions

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Convention 84 Address: Seeing the Face of God in Each Other

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

"Reconciliation is also about reconnecting our broken, isolated or estranged neighborhoods. What is stopping us from finding our way out there to be reconciled with our broken, estranged and often isolated neighbors? Many of them have forgotten that they are children of God and brother, sister, father, mother, grandpa, grandma, uncle, aunt, to you and to me. We will not know unless we go."

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Convention 84 Sermon: Heidi Kim, TEC Missioner for Racial Reconciliation

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Heidi Kim, Missioner for Racial Reconciliation for the Episcopal Church, preached at the 84th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester.

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Interfaith leaders gather to urge care, tolerance for refugees

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

ROCHESTER - On November 23, faith leaders from the American Baptist Church, the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester, Temple Sinai, the Hickey Center of Nazareth College, the Hindu Temple of Rochester, the Sikh Gurudwara of Rochester, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester, the Islamic Center of Rochester, the Presbytery of the Genesee Valley and the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester gathered before the press to condemn both recent acts of terrorism and the increase of intolerance directed at Muslim refugees from Syria and other war-torn regions.

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Nov. 29: Climate Change March, Starting at Two Saints

Friday, November 20, 2015

The Episcopal Diocese of Rochester is joining the Rochester March for Global Climate Action! A coalition of concerned nonprofit organizations, churches, and businesses will march on Sunday, Nov. 29, through downtown Rochester.

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Convention confirms new Treasurer

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The 84th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester has confirmed Terry Butwid of Christ Church, Pittsford, to serve as the treasurer of the Diocese for a five-year term. The Bishop and Standing Committee nominated Butwid.

Butwid earned his MBA from American University and studied at the Tuck School, Dartmouth College. He was the Executive Vice President and a Principal at Conifer Realty, and was the president of Conifer Management. He has experience in corporate banking and investment.

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