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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry will lead a live-streamed prayer service from Washington National Cathedral, Holding on to Hope: A National Service for Healing and Wholeness, on All Saints Sunday, November 1, at 4:00-5:30 p.m. EST. In the midst of a pandemic, racial reckoning, and a historic election, the live-streamed service will gather Americans for prayer, song, lament, hope, and a call to love God and neighbor. The event will be simulcast in English and Spanish.

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Episcopal Church Home Recognized

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Newsweek partnered with global data research firm Statista to establish a ranking of Best Nursing Homes, providing information and insights to help readers understand their options during a very challenging time. America's Best Nursing Homes 2021 highlights the nation's top nursing homes (compared to others in the same state) based on performance data, peer recommendations and the facility's handling of the COVID-19 threat. In building these rankings, Statista and Newsweek took extensive, multiple measures to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in order to recognize the fac

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Did you miss it? WATCH VIDEO

Sunday, October 25, 2020

We had a special opportunity to learn from, and engage online, the authors of , Mark Charles and Soong-Chan Rah, on October 24. We offer a synopsis of each chapter of this tough but true book and hope you will study all or most of it.

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An Important Message from Bishop Singh

Friday, October 16, 2020

Earlier this year, St. Mark’s Church in Newark and the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester were served in a lawsuit brought under the New York State Child Victims Act, accusing the late Rev. J. Edward Putnam with sexual abuse while he was Rector of St. Mark’s in the mid 1970’s.

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Register - 2020 Children’s Interfaith Weekend

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Greetings

I hope you are well.  I’m writing to let you know that the 2020 Children’s Interfaith Weekend is scheduled for October 16-18, and it will include some familiar components as well as some new.  It will have the same purpose as always – to pray for children as they face tremendous challenges and to take action on their behalf.

·        Register your congregation here.

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Watch Bishop Curry on the Today Show

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Click below to watch Bishop Michael Curry on the Today Show today!

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