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A Message from the Presiding Bishop Michael Curry – World Refugee Day, June 20, 2017

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in News | 0 comments

A Message from the Presiding Bishop Michael Curry – World Refugee Day, June 20, 2017

Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry 2017 World Refugee Day Message In the late 1930s, as the world was on the verge of being plunged into an apocalyptic Second World War, Episcopalians and the Episcopal Church gathered together and began work to resettle those who were refugees fleeing terror in Europe, helping to resettle families, helping to resettle young people, helping to resettle people in this country in safety and security. Since the 1930s, Episcopalians have been involved in the work of resettling families and people who are refugees, some 80,000. At that time, in the 1930s there was a...

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Pentecost – Ordinary Time

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Pentecost – Ordinary Time

PENTECOST LECTIONARY – ORDINARY TIME   Pentecost 4 MEDITATIONS FOR THIS WEEK Genesis 21:8-23 Hagar is sent out from her home and out of the only community she knows.  She had no idea what will happen to her and her son except possible death. When each of us find ourselves out of our own comfort zone, how can we have the continued father to go forward into the unknown?   Matthew 10:24-39 In Matthew 10:24, Jesus tells us that we are all equal to one another. Given this clear message, how might each one of us reflect upon our...

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Pray Along with Our Community or Submit Your Own Prayer Request

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Pray Along with Our Community or Submit Your Own Prayer Request

“And let them first pray together, that so they may associate in peace.” ― Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict Click on the prayer request link …       A Prayer of St Benedict (480-547) Gracious and holy Father, please give me: intellect to understand you; reason to discern you; diligence to seek you; wisdom to find you; a spirit to know you; a heart to meditate upon you; ears to hear you; eyes to see you; a tongue to proclaim you; a way of life pleasing to you; patience to wait for you; and perseverance...

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My Journey Into The Episcopal Community

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in News | 0 comments

My Journey Into The Episcopal Community

During the General Convention of 2012 I read an article about The Episcopal Community and how they provided a garden like area for prayer and reflection. It was my introduction to the work that the Community was doing in the world. I Googled and read and reflected and then applied. I felt it was what God was calling me to do. I was already a Daughter of the King and the Community brought full circle the vows I had already taken of prayer and service. The Community was calling me to live out my Baptismal Vows in a way...

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