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Coming Events Across the Diocese  
Roosevelt, L.I. - Free Community Breakfasts on Tuesdays and Thursdays

St. Paul's, Roosevelt.


North Bellmore - "Garden at St. Mark's" Farm-Stand, every Sunday thru OCT

AUG 27, 6 pm - Memorial Liturgy for Fr. Antonio Contreras-Rodriguez

Bishop Provenzano will preside.


AUG 29, 7 pm - Piano Concert, St. George's, Astoria, benefit for capital campaign.

AUG 29 - Outdoor Movie Night, Grace Church, Whitestone

AUG 30 - "Saturdays at Six" Concerts, All Souls' Church, Stony Brook Village

AUG 30 - Free Senior Lunch Program at Resurrection, Richmond Hill/Kew Gardens

Two Saturdays each month, now through December 2014.


SEP 3 - 7 pm, Ordination of Mark Genszler

St. Mark's, North Bellmore.


SEP 3 - Labyrinth Walk and Potluck at Little Portion Friary, Mt. Sinai

SEP 6 - Queens Village "Farewell to Summer" Fair

At St. Joseph's, Queens Village.


SEP 6 - Queens Archdeaconry ECW Fall Meeting

At Zion Church, Douglaston.


SEP 13 - Diocese Altar Guild Workshop at St. Boniface Church, Lindenhurst

SEP 13, Outdoor Movie Night, St. Peter's, Bay Shore

SEP 13 - ECW Apple/Pear Picking Day Trip, Grace Church, Corona

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August 2014 Province II News

Province II of the Episcopal Church.



Joint Nominating Committee issues Call for Discernment and Profile for 27th Episcopal Presiding Bishop


Arkansas Episcopal Church Filling Backpacks for Immigrant Children

Northwest Arkansas news website.



Religious Leaders Embrace Cause of Immigrant Children

JUL 23 - The New York Times



Episcopal Church seeks input for 2015 UN Commission on Status of Women


Presiding Bishop on the crisis of unaccompanied children at US border


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Greetings

SUMMER 2014 - Welcome to an updated Diocese of Long Island website. Development of a newly designed and larger website is also underway.  Meanwhile, this interim website will keep you up-to-date on news from parishes and organizations across the diocese as well as from Bishop Provenzano and departments of the diocese.


Social networks like Facebook and Twitter also get timely postings about the diocese.

As always, we welcome news and website suggestions from parishes by email.

 

Because most photo files are large and may disrupt email delivery, please do not email photos. Write for special instructions about submitting photos.


Denise Fillion
Director of Communication
Office of Communication Ministry
communication@dioceseli.org



Announcements
RIP - The Rev. Dr. Joel Harvey

AUG 28 - Memorial Service, Williamsburg, VA.



RIP - D. Brooke Gilpin, 89

AUG 29 - Memorial Luncheon, Kennett Square, PA.



Sept. 15 - Deadline for Episcopal Charities Mission Grant Applications

For congregaton mission initiatives.



Welcome Morgan Mei Joshua, born August 7.

Granddaughter of Connie Lorenz.



Diocesan CONFIRMATIONS scheduled for OCT 18 and 25

Cathedrdal of the Incarnation and Saint Mark's Church, Westhampton



BISHOPS' VISITATIONS at PARISHES - AUG to DEC

Bishop Lawrence Provenzano and Bishop Chilton Knudsen.



New Ministry Celebrations

OCT 4 - Charles H. Holdbrooke

NOV 1 - Walter Hillebrand

NOV 2 - Michael Ralph

NOV 8 - Karen Davis-Lawson

NOV 22 - Philip Hubbard

JAN 24 - David C. Sibley



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Youth and
Young Adults
ABOUT Youth and Young Adult Ministry in the Diocese

Special Report: National Episcopal Youth Event 2014

Youth Efforts Revitalize Grace Church, Whitestone

New videos: Episcopal Church "Young Adult Service Corps"

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Camp DeWolfe
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NEW VIDEO! Camp DeWolfe - Summer 2014 at the Camp

By summer camp staffer Nahum.


Fall Service Saturdays 2014

Book Your 2014-2015 Retreats and Meetings Today

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RIP - The Rev. Dr. Antonio Contreras-Rodriquez

AUG 27 at 6 pm - Liturgy of Thanksgiving for Father Antonio.



Pastoral Letter from Bishop Provenzano responding to Ferguson, Missouri, events


Leandra Lambert sermon: "Hands Up, Don't Shoot"

St. Gabriel's Church, Brooklyn.



West Africa Ebola Crisis; Refugees in Syria and Iraq; Gaza Medical Care

Responding to urgent human need.



The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers Accepts Two New Concurrent Positions


The Rev. Canon Robert Picken elected rector of Saint Paul's, Rochester, NY


New Priests-in-Charge at St. Boniface, Lindenhurst and Holy Trinity, Valley Stream


The Rev. Duncan A. Burns elected rector of
St. John's Church, Huntington



Urgent calls for peace in the land of the Holy One

ENS / Episcopal News Service - July 30, 2014



A Call to Mercy for Vulnerable Child Refugees

Statement by the Right Reverend Lawrence C. Provenzano



How You Can Help Child Migrants

Resources from Episcopal Migration Ministries. Episcopalians respond to the crisis of unaccompanied children at U.S. border.



"Love and Marriage" Within Community

Bp. Provenzano shares a web article he saw during vacation, which includes this quote, "Sacred expectations are that marriage is blessed within the context of a community."



New York State opens multi-agency Disaster Assistance Service Centers to assist Long Islanders impacted by rain and flooding


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