The Episcopal Church Office for Young Adult and Campus Ministries is accepting proposals from dioceses, parishes or college/university campuses for grants to assist in the start-up of new campus ministries or the re-start of dormant campus ministries.
The Rt. Rev. V. Gene Robinson—the first 'honestly gay' bishop in The Episcopal Church—will appear in Rochester on April 29, 2010, at 7:00 PM.
Bishop Robinson will preach during an Evensong service at St. Luke & St. Simon Cyrene Episcopal Church, 17 S. Fitzhugh Street. Bishop Prince Singh of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester will also participate.
Phil Wagner grows apples, sweet cherries and peaches on his 157-acre Wayne County spread. The retired Army colonel has worked 12 years as a fruit farmer. And none of it would happen without the immigrant labor, mostly Hispanic, who pick that fruit for $9 to $15 an hour, he said.