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Coming Events Across the Diocese  
JAN 30, 7 pm, Comedy Night - St. George's, Bklyn

JAN 31, 9 am to 3 pm - Day of Reflection @ St. Philip's, Dyker Heights

JAN 31, 10 am - Annual International Brunch and Social @ St. John's, Springfield Gardens

JAN 31, 11 am - Ordination Service at the Cathedral of the Incarnation

FEB 1, 4 pm - The Presentation of Our Lord: Candlemas @ Church of the Nativity, Brooklyn

FEB 1, 5 pm - Superbowl Party @ Church of the Messiah, Central Islip

FEB 2, 7:30 pm - Candlemas Celebration @ St. Luke's, Forest Hills

FEB 5, 6:30 pm - Missional Vitality Meeting @ Diocesan House, Garden City

FEB 7, 10 am to 3 pm - Annual Winter Fair @ Grace Church, Brooklyn Heights

FEB 7, 6 pm to 9 pm - Community Art Show at Grace Church, Whitestone

FEB 7, 6:30 pm - Clergy Cabaret presented by Christ Church, Garden City

Concert to be held at the Mercer School of Theology.

FEB 8, 7 pm - Concert, "Old Love, New Love": Songs of Romance for the Ages

@ St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church

FEB 14, 11 am - Diocesan Celebration of Absalom Jones Day at the Cathedral of the Incarnation

FEB 15, 11 AM - Pancake Breakfast/Desayuno de Panqueques @ St. George's, Astoria

FEB 15, 4 pm - Recital and Choral Evensong @ St. Luke's, Forest Hills

FEB 18 through APR 16 - Ecumenical Exhibition: Stations of the Cross @ Church of St. Luke & St. Matthew, BK

FEB 21, 10 am to 4 pm - Day of Reflection @ Little Portion Friary

MAR 8, 1 pm - Annual Women's Day Celebration @ St. John's, Springfield Gardens

MAR 21, ECW Lenten Quiet Day

Time TBD.

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JAN 2015 - Episcopal Church PROVINCE II NEWS

Bp. Provenzano, Province President

Presiding Bishop calls for prayer for Liberia, West Africa

Presiding Bishop on president’s immigration plan

The Church of England is actually holding up pretty well in an adverse market

Atlanta diocese calls all towards "The Beloved Community"

To remember and repent of the church’s complicity in the sin of slavery and in the conditions that have followed.

2015 United Thank Offering grant applications are being accepted now

Resources: Vital Practices for leading congregations

From Episcopal Church Foundation

Episcopal Church House of Bishops Taiwan Meeting Statements: Expanding the Apostolic Imagination

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2015 - Welcome!

Development of a larger and newly designed website is 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 diocesan ministries.

As always, we welcome your parish news and website suggestions by email.


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Denise Fillion
Director of Communication
Office of Communication Ministry

RIP - The Reverend Taylor Herbert Johnson

Memorial Service, Saturday, February 21

RIP - Cecil Arthur Robinson died on January 18.

Position Open: Program Director, Episcopal Ministries of L.I.

Property Tax Renewal Exemption Alert - Suffolk Churches

BISHOPS' VISITATIONS at parishes - Now thru JUN 2015

Bishop Lawrence Provenzano and Bishop Chilton Knudsen.

2015 Schedule of Diocesan CONFIRMATION SERVICES

2015 COLA announced for parish employees in the Diocese of Long Island

RIP - Michael Keith Fields, St. George's, Bklyn, parishioner, who died while shoveling snow at the church.

RIP - Richard Francis Provenzano, brother of Bishop Provenzano

RIP - Luciana Pierre, mother of Shirley White, staff member of the Cathedral of the Incarnation

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Youth and Leaders: Save the Dates, FEB 14-16, for Diocese of Long Island High School Retreat at Camp Dewolfe

“Come and See: Experiencing God’s Love and Speaking Our Truths”

Applications are now being accepted for the Official Youth Presence at the Episcopal Church 2015 General Convention

Announcing "Lift Every Voice: Youth/Young Adult Focus on Truth, Reconciliation, and Peace" Freedom Ride - July 12-18, 2015. Sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina

Myra Garnes Shuler said, "Bishop Larry and I are very excited to participate as a diocese in the 2015 Freedom Ride."

Applications now accepted online for Young Adult Service Corps 2015 Placements

New videos: Episcopal Church "Young Adult Service Corps"

Overview of 2014 Youth and Young Adult Ministry Events

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Camp DeWolfe
  Open Four Seasons

New Adult Retreats

Listening to God Retreat -Feb. 6-7 2015

Free Retreats for Clergy

Saying thank you to clergy!

Summer Camp 2015

Early Bird Registration Open

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Black History Month Begins on FEB 1 at St. Luke and St. Matthew, Brooklyn, with morning worship services and an afternoon screening of SELMA

Bishop Knudsen represented The Episcopal Church at the ordination and consecration of the Church of England’s first female bishop.

Four Deacons to be Ordained at the Cathedral of the Incarnation on Saturday, January 31

Film Discussion Resource for Parishes - About the film "SELMA"

Christ Church, Manhasset, installed its 16th rector, the Reverend David C. Sibley, on January 24.

St. Lawrence of Canterbury Church, Dix Hills, closed its doors with a final liturgy on January 14

Over $20,000 in Grants Distributed by National Books Fund in 2014

Grant applications for 2015 now available.

ECW of the diocese has granted $5,000 to the Renovation Fund of Codrington Theological College in Barbados

Giving Credit to the Children in a Christmas Pageant at St. George's, Brooklyn

Twins Baptized at St. Francis, North Bellmore, by Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, with Bishop Stacy Sauls, Preaching

St. Mary’s in Lake Ronkonkoma Rings in the New Year with New Bells; with a Teaser on Dec. 21

Trinity–St. John’s, Hewlett, calls the Reverend John Christopher Ballard as rector

Father Ballard's first service will be on Feb. 15.

Priest Brings Wealth Of Experience, New Style To St. Mary's Church in Hampton Bays

The Southhampton Press Online / The Reverend Philip Hubbard

Over 2 Million Dollars in Grants to be Distributed Near and Far by the Diocese of Long Island

Additional funds will be made available for ministries within Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island

A call to be agents of Incarnate Peace. Pastoral Letter from Bishop Lawrence C. Provenzano to the clergy of the diocese.

About the murders of police officers Liu and Ramos.

#DREAM4JUSTICE March on MLK Day, Monday, Jan 19 at 12 noon, Lenox and 110th St., Manhattan

DEC 20 - A Town Hall Meeting on "Broken Windows Policing" at the Church of Saint Luke and Saint Matthew, Brooklyn

Public Statement on Ferguson, Missouri, by the Right Reverend Lawrence C. Provenzano

And other postings on the web about Ferguson.

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