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St. John's in Sodus Welcomes a New Leader

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Michael Laver has been called to serve as “deacon in charge” at Saint John’s Episcopal Church in Sodus, and is preparing to be priest in charge when he is ordained a priest.  Michael began his official ministry on September 1st and started preaching on September 10th.  Michael says the welcome he has received from the Saint John’s family has thus far been overwhelming, and that he and his family are extremely grateful for this wonderful opportunity.

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Presiding Bishop delivers message from Primates on Nevada

Monday, October 2, 2017

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=cm#inbox/15ede635777acd59

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A STATEMENT FROM BISHOP PRINCE G. SINGH ON LAS VEGAS MASS SHOOTING

Monday, October 2, 2017

 

Our hearts and prayers are with all who have been massacred and maimed in Las Vegas by the violence inflicted on happy people who were singing and dancing. We give thanks for, and uphold the families of impacted loved ones and first responders. It grieves me, and all of us for that matter that violence is normalized enough in our global culture that we are constantly reacting to violent acts. I cling to the differentiation St. Francis calls us to pursue:

 

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House of Bishops Issues a Word to the Church

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

A media release from the Episcopal News Service regarding the House of Bishops trip trip to Alaska.  

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House of Bishops Meeting

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Here is an update from the David Paulsen, a reporter for the Episcopal News Service, on Bishop Prince Singh's trip to Alaska for the House of Bishops meeting.

"Bishop Prince Singh of the Diocese of Rochester in New York was in good spirits on the bus. Some of his thoughts turned to his previous missionary work in the poor southern region of India. His group of bishops..."

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Faith In The World

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Faith in the World 2017
“The Eucharist and Human Flourishing” 

Sunday, October 1st
Choral Evensong for Michaelmas at 4:00pm
Followed by lecture and Q&A

Monday, October 2nd 
Workshop: 9:30am – Noon
Clergy Luncheon and Bishop’s Time: Noon – 2:00pm 

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