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


WATCH - An Online Celebration of Life

Friday, May 7, 2021

Here is a recording of the Celebration of Life for The Rev. Deacon Terrell W. Price,  of St. Michael's Episcopal Church, Geneseo.  
Terry died  in January, 2021.

Click here for Terry's obituary.

Terry's Celebration of Life was Saturday, May 8, at 2pm


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UPDATE: College for Congregational Development

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Dear friends,

I’m very pleased to say that I believe we will be able to hold our College for Congregational Development week-long intensive this July 18th-24th at Notre Dame Retreat House in Canandaigua. I’m looking forward to working and learning with you this summer!
After listening carefully to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and New York State, and conferring with the retreat house and the bishops in Rochester and Central New York, here is our current plan the College week-long:

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Congregational Development during the Pandemic – a conversation about Grief

Monday, April 12, 2021

Congregational Development during the Pandemic – A conversation about Grief – Thursday, May 6th at 6:30 pm

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Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s 2021 Easter message

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

“Our work goes on. Our labor for love continues,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry said in his Easter 2021 Message, “We will not cease, and we will not give up until this world reflects less our nightmare and more God’s dream where there’s plenty good room for all God’s children. Hallelujah anyhow.”

Watch HERE

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Virtual Cross Walk - video

Monday, March 29, 2021

In continuing the annual tradition of the Greater Rochester Community of Churches community Cross Walk amidst the pandemic, the GRCC Cross Walk committee offers this virtual prayer experience, focusing on the scourge of racism, connecting community resources and responses, and acknowledging a need for healing, including a welcome and introduction from Bishop Singh.

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Book Study - May 20

Friday, March 26, 2021

The Racial Reconciliation, Healing, and Justice committee is inviting you to read the book Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Pulitzer Prize winning author Isabel Wilkerson, followed by a book study and discussion.

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