Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Bishop's Writings

An Update from Bishop Singh / COVID-19

Thursday, March 26, 2020

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March Enews Message

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Dearly beloved,

How can we be separate yet together? Amidst the unknown, we know we have to be physically apart for this season to keep everyone healthy, regardless of age. We have not been more dependent on our interdependence than we are now. To help us practice this out of love for one another, we are doing the following in our Diocese:  READ MORE

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An Important and Urgent Message from Bishop Singh

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Dear saints,

Confident in the presence of Christ our friend and companion, let us explore how we will worship and learn together across our Diocese amid this fast-changing phenomenon called COVID-19. We are exploring alternative ways to worship and meet especially when local governments are recommending the cancellation or postponement of large gatherings. As your chief pastor and shepherd, I am responsible for protecting the flock and especially the most vulnerable among us. It is in that spirit of love that I write this pastoral Letter at this time.

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A Lenten Message: Making a Difference in Others

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Dear saints,

Thank you for all your love, prayer and support for my family and me during this season of my mother's illness and death. Let me tell you a little about my mother.  

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