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


The blessing of the Labyrinth - video

Friday, July 23, 2021

On Sunday July 11th, the folks at Zion Episcopal Church unveiled and blessed their new Labyrinth that's open to all. 

You can watch the complete Labyrinth Blessing Liturgy HERE

You can watch the full Labyrinth Blessing Liturgy HERE

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VIDEO - in case you missed it

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

A special Diocesan Check-in with Bishop Singh Zoom Meeting

If you missed the presentation, you can watch it here:  https://vimeo.com/576789806

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Equipping the Church for Racial Justice and Healing

Friday, June 25, 2021

When: Tuesday, February 15, 2022 / 5-9pm

Where: On Zoom.

Who: All clergy and lay leaders (wardens, vestry, ministry heads); anyone who wants to engage the work of racial justice and healing.

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You're invited! June 30

Saturday, June 19, 2021

Dear friends,

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Celebration of the life of the late Rev'd Marilyle Sweet Page

Thursday, June 10, 2021


Dear friends,

A memorial service will be held at Christ Church in Rochester on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 1:00 pm to celebrate the life of the late Rev'd Marilyle Sweet Page.
All are welcome. Please wear a mask if you are not vaccinated.

You can also watch the service livestream.  




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A Death in our Diocesan Family / Father Abi's Father

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Dearly Beloved in Christ,

I am deeply saddened to inform you that Father Abi’s beloved Father Irai Isai Chelvar (Tamilnadu State Awardee) Pulavar. A. John, Rtd Teacher, Former Secretary and Catechist of CSI Goudie Memorial Church, Former Correspondant of CSI Primary Schools, Madras Diocese has accepted his Call to Eternal glory on June 10, 2021.

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