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St. Mark's and St. John's opened doors to Rebirth

Monday, September 5, 2011

As pastor of Rebirth Ministries Church of God in Christ, I salute the Rev. Cynthia Rasmussen and St. Mark\'s and St. John\'s Episcopal Church, at 1245 Culver Road, for generosity shown to Rebirth during time of distress.

A fire that devastated a local church facility last spring left our 3-year-old startup ministry meeting in my family room. While I sought a new location, Pastor Cindy and Episcopal board members opened the doors of St. Mark\'s and St. John\'s.

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Pat on the back

Monday, September 5, 2011

 

St. Mark\'s and St. John\'s opened doors to Rebirth

As pastor of Rebirth Ministries Church of God in Christ, I salute the Rev. Cynthia Rasmussen and St. Mark\'s and St. John\'s Episcopal Church, at 1245 Culver Road, for generosity shown to Rebirth during time of distress.

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10th Anniversary of 9/11 Commemoration at Saint James’ Episcopal Church, Watkins Glen

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

 The Episcopal Parishes of Schuyler County will commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks with a special service on Sunday, September 11th, at Saint James’ Episcopal Church, Decatur and Sixth Streets, Watkins Glen, at 10 am. 

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Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop calls for reflection

Monday, August 22, 2011

[August 18, 2011] Calling the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks “an opportunity for reflection,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori notes that the Church “continues to work for healing and reconciliation.” “The greatest memorial to those who died ten years ago will be a world more inclined toward peace,” the Presiding Bishop states in a statement on the anniversary.  

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Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop calls for reflection

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

 [August 18, 2011] Calling the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks “an opportunity for reflection,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori notes that the Church “continues to work for healing and reconciliation.”

 “The greatest memorial to those who died ten years ago will be a world more inclined toward peace,” the Presiding Bishop states in a statement on the anniversary. (presented below)

 

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Pipe organ being restored to its glory

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Being in charge of a $1.2 million project to restore the massive, 84-year-old organ at St. Paul\'s Episcopal Church in Rochester has meant more to Matt Parsons than just hard work.

It has been a link to the past.

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