Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Bishop's Writings

Season of Pentecost

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Published June, 2019

Dear friends,

Greetings in this season of Pentecost when we are strengthened by the Spirit who helps us revere the "strangers" among us for God's Spirit and gifts in them! I am encouraged by the fact that invisible people are valued and lifted in our state! The Farmworkers Bill of Rights has the excellent potential of passing! The Green Light Bill was just signed into law. It gives access to driver's license for all New Yorkers regardless of immigration status!

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Annual Bishop's Appeal

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Published May, 2019

In Matthew chapter 4, Jesus says to his beloved community of disciples, “Come, follow me, and I will send you out to fish for people.” Jesus continues to call us to come, be transformed and then go out to invest in people. Thank you for your support of transformational mission and ministry in and through the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester! Your support by your presence, your talents, your time,

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

An Easter message from Bishop Prince G. Singh

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Friday, March 22, 2019

(This is an updated version from our monthly E-news.)

Lent is our opportunity to face up to the values we have carried in our assumptions. We recently read about, and some of us even saw images of terrorism in New Zealand. Such actions originate from manifestations of Islamophobia that grow out of an assumption that some (READ MORE) -  Dear saints march 19_19-3.pdf

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