Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Statement on COVID-19 from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

Friday, September 30, 2022

Read the statement HERE.

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You are invited: Virtual Cohort

Thursday, September 29, 2022

From The Rev Richard Witt, Rural & Migrant Ministry:

Rural & Migrant Ministry's (RMM) motto is Hope, Justice and Empowerment. We invite you to join us in a six month virtual cohort, that begins October 17th as we learn from one another, build a network of support and develop strategies for tearing down walls that divide our communities.

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Hurricane Relief

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Consider giving to the Hurricane Relief Fund and help our partners and dioceses reach vulnerable communities devastated by Hurricane Fiona and other catastrophic storms. As we continue to assess ongoing needs in impacted areas, your urgent gift will enable us to respond now — and in the long run to aid in recovery.

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Bishop's Writing / Enews September

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Dear Friends in Christ,

I have several different things to share with you this month.

Youth Ministry

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Statement from Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on the death of Queen Elizabeth II

Thursday, September 8, 2022

Today we mourn the passing and celebrate the life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II. My prayers for peace go out for her, for her loved ones, and for all those who knew and loved her throughout the world.
Her resilience, her dignity, and her model of quiet faith and piety have been—and will continue to be—an example for so many.
May she rest in peace and rise in glory.
The Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry
Presiding Bishop and Primate
The Episcopal Church


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Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to give opening address at Hobart College bicentennial event

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Commemorating the 200th anniversary of the founding of Hobart College, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop—and Hobart graduate—Michael B. Curry will deliver virtual opening remarks at a Sept. 25 panel discussion titled “The Quest for Inclusion: From Bishop John Henry Hobart to Today.”
All are welcome to join from 3 to 4:30 p.m. ET.

Information found HERE.

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