Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Diocesan Check-In with Bishop Singh 9/3/20

Thursday, September 3, 2020

In case you missed it, here's the link to the Diocesan Check-In with Bishop Singh.


Bishop (:05)

A review from our Thriving in the COVID World Task Force 

Very Rev. Dan Burner / protocols on regathering (:10)

Rev. Nita Byrd / masking recommendations (:05)

Q&A (:10)

Meditation (:20)

Breakout rooms

A devotion from Streams in the Desert by L.B. Cowman

He saw the disciples straining at the oars. (Mark 6:48)

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Watch video! Ordination to the Priesthood & Diocesan Eucharist

Monday, August 10, 2020



You're invited to the Ordination to the Priesthood for Joshua Barrett and first Diocesan Eucharist since the lockdown.

Sat, August 15, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM EDT

Church of the Redeemer

1 Wombaugh Square 

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A Word from the Liturgy and Sacrament Committee

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Dear Members of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester,

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Impact of COVID-19 on People of Color

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Earlier this month, Bishop Singh and members of our Racial Recognition, Healing and Justice group wrote a letter to Governor Cuomo addressing the impact of COVID-19 on people of color, and encouraging support from the state for communities hardest hit by COVID 19.  Attached is the letter and the Governor's response.

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Thriving in the COVID World Task Force

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Our appointed Thriving in the COVID World Task Force has been busy working on regathering guidelines, including a questionnaire, on when and how to safely re-enter in-person services and gatherings.  

Here is the latest on the discernment process and guidelines from the task force on regathering. 


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Spotlight: Rev. Matthew Nickoloff / Improving Law Enforcement

Thursday, July 16, 2020


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