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

Bishop's Writings

Coverage in regional media about Zion House

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Dear saints,

You may have noticed some coverage in regional media about Zion House, a ministry run by Zion Episcopal Church in Avon. They state that Zion House is closing at the end of May, which is not yet determined.

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Diocese Sees "Mustard Seed" of Growth in 2016

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

First Numerical Growth in ASA in More Than 20 Years

Dear saints,

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To follow this paradoxical Christ is to learn to be bridge builders

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Dear saints,

I write to you as I head to Kanuga, a retreat spot in Hendersonville, North Carolina, for the spring House of Bishops meeting.

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We will overcome evil with good

Monday, March 6, 2017

Hate is hate and cannot be interpreted as anything but a violation of the God-given dignity each of person has. This is regardless of what we are blessed with as embodiments of a confluence of identities. We are grieved by several thoughts and acts of hate in recent days punctuated by the killing of South Asian engineer in Kansas City, and the desecration of Jewish cemeteries across the country — including one in Rochester.

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