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A Message from Executive Council To The Episcopal Church

Sunday, June 20, 2010

[June 18, 2010] The Executive Council of The Episcopal Church has issued the following message following the conclusion of its three-day meeting at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum Heights, MD.

A Message to The Episcopal Church from the Executive Council of The Episcopal Church, meeting in Linthicum, Maryland, June 16-18, 2010

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Audits Due

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

The Audit   and Certificate of Audit are due June 30, 2010.

Please remember, this is a canonical requirement

If you have any questions please contact Cathy Shoemaker:

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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

 ROCHESTER, NY – (May 13, 2010) The Board of Trustees of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School (CRCDS) on Tuesday, May 11, 2010 appointed the Right Reverend Jack M. McKelvey, retired bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, as its interim president. Bishop McKelvey’s one-year term will commence June 15, 2010 following the retirement of President Eugene C. Bay.

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ROCHESTER: Transitional home for women veterans dedicated in Avon

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Episcopal News Service] Zion Episcopal Church in Avon, New York, decided to expand its mission, converting the church\'s rectory into a six-bed transitional home for women veterans when its rector and the community realized women veterans, more so than men, can fall through the cracks.

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Avon offers help to homeless female veterans

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

The Women\'s Army Corps was assimilated into the regular Army in 1978, says Marjorie Martin, a former Army medic. While the mainstreaming opened doors for women, it should be no surprise that as women get closer to combat for longer periods of time that they have the same battle scars as their male counterparts.

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CROP walkers take to the streets to benefit anti-hunger efforts

Sunday, May 2, 2010

On Saturday morning, he picked up trash in the 19th Ward as part of the Rochester\'s Clean Sweep. Later that afternoon, he and his St. Stephen\'s Episcopal Church Sunday School class cleaned up a part of that neighborhood that Clean Sweep missed.

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