Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Presiding Bishop urges prayers, support for Haiti following devastating earthquake

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement concerning the Jan. 12 earthquake in Haiti.

The people of Haiti have suffered a devastating earthquake, and it is already clear that many have died and many more are injured.

Even under 'normal' circumstances, Haiti struggles to care for her 9 million people. The nation is the poorest in the western hemisphere, and this latest disaster will set back many recent efforts at development.

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Church Musician Position Available

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

St. Stephen\'s Episcopal Church located in the city of Rochester is soliciting applications for Director of Music.

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New Pipe Organ Sounds Echo of Age of Bach

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

ROCHESTER — The ceremonial pipe organ of the 18th century was the Formula One racer of its time, a masterpiece of human ingenuity so elegant in its outward appearance that a casual observer could only guess at the complexity that lay within.

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Church makes history in Hornell

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Hornell, N.Y. -

The first African American female to become a priest in the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester was ordained at Christ Church in the Maple City Monday night.


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“Episcopal Church Welcomes You” Signs Now Available - in Spanish!

Monday, December 7, 2009

[December 4, 2009] Episcopal Books and Resources (EBaR) has launched “The Episcopal Church Welcomes You” signs in Spanish! EBaR can now fill all signage needs in both English and Spanish.

Is it time to replace the signs surrounding the church or the directional ones on area roads?

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Diocesan News - December 3, 2009

Thursday, December 3, 2009

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