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Coming Events Across the Diocese  
Thru MAY 31 - Exhibition: "Back to Life: Resurrection Reimagined"

St. Ann & The Holy Trinity, Bklyn


Thru OCT - Last Sunday of each month. Cancer Support Group, St. Paul's, Roosevelt

MAY 21, 10:30 am - ECW Suffolk Archdeaconry Meeting at St. Peter's by the Sea, Bayshore

MAY 22 to 25 - Bilingual Cursillo Weekend #99 at Camp DeWolfe


MAY 22, 8:30 pm - Debutante Cotillion Ball & Scholarship Awards at St. Augustine's, Brooklyn


MAY 23, 9 am to 5 pm - Health Fair at Calvary and Saint Cyprian's, Brooklyn

MAY 25, Noon to 4 pm - 62nd Annual Memorial Day Fair, Cathedral of the Incarnation

MAY 30 - Racism Awareness Program at the Mercer School

Required for all employees and lay leaders in the diocese.


MAY 30, 10 am - Giant Garage Sale at St. Francis, North Bellmore

SAT MAY 30, 11 am - Baccalaureate Service Honoring 2015 High School Graduates

MAY 30-31 and JUN 6-7, Sharing our Stories on
Race, Faith & Justice at
St. Luke & St. Matthew, BK

Storytelling Workshop and Public Storytelling Event


MAY 31, 1:30 pm - Information about immigration and emotional trauma / Sesión de información con Human Rights First / Christ Church, Brentwood

Info from the Rev. Alejandra Trillos


MAY 31, 2 pm - Ecumenical perspective: How to engage faith communities in the full life of parishes.

Presented by the Long Island Lutheran-Anglican-Roman Catholic Dialogue.


JUN 5, 7 pm - Penny Social at All Saints', Bayside

JUN 6, 10 am to 3 pm - Flea Market at St. Philip's, Dyker Heights

JUN 7, 10:30 am - 115th Anniversary Celebration and Luncheon at St. Philip's, Dyker Heights

JUN 7, 4 pm - Concert with the Christ Church Festival Chorus and Orchestra at Christ Church, Oyster Bay

JUN 12, 9 am to 4 pm - Planning for Tomorrow Conference at Mercer School of Theology

For clergy & lay employees and spouses.


JUN 13, 9:30 am - 3 pm - Strawberry Festival and Yard Sale, St. James Church in St. James, NY

JUN 13 - Youth Fun Day & BBQ, Archdeaconry of Bklyn. At the M.S. 394 Playground.


JUN 13 - 10 am to 4 pm - Strawberry Festival at Zion, Douglaston

JUN 13, 11 am to 3 pm - Community Health Fair at St. Paul's, Roosevelt

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Registration Opens for 2015 Annual Gathering of the North American Association for the Catechumenate

Keynote speakers: Paul Hoffman and Jessicah Duckworth



Kevin Eckstrom of RNS will become Chief Communications Officer for Washington National Cathedral in June


Video Profiles Released of the Presiding Bishop Nominees. / Los videos de los Nominados de Presidente Obispo ya están disponible


The Episcopal Church PROVINCE II NEWS

Bp. Provenzano, Province II President



In Wake of Killings, Riots, Episcopal Churches Give Mother's Day a Special Focus

News from the Diocese of Washington



Nigerian Bishop Appointed Secretary General of the Global Anglican Communion

Bishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon



New resource for personal use from the Episcopal Church: Daily Prayer for All Seasons


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.



Resources: ECF Vital Practices for leading congregations



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Greetings

Development of a new and larger website is underway. Meanwhile, this interim website will keep up-to-date with news from parishes and organizations across the diocese as well as from Bishop Provenzano and diocesan ministries.

We welcome your parish news, website comments and suggestions.

 

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



Announcements
MAY 21, 6 pm - Inaugural Robert Farrar Capon Lecture at The Mercer School of Theology

"Of Uppity Widows, Mugged Travelers, and the Lost and Found Department: Jesus and the Formation of Modern Disciples"  The Rev. Dr. Lloyd A. "Tony" Lewis, guest lecturer



MAY 23, 10 am - Memorial Service for Philbert Williams, Jr., Church of St. Mark, Bklyn


Clergy and Lay Employees: Register Now for Planning for Tomorrow Conference

Financial Conference for employees and spouses.  June 12, 9 am to 4 pm at Mercer School of Theology.



June 18-20, Education for Ministry (EfM) Mentor Training

Registration now open.



Position Open - Hospital Chaplaincy at Stony Brook Medicine


REMINDER: Some parochial reports still are past due


PHOTOS from the Diocesan Absalom Jones Service



2015 Schedule of Diocesan CONFIRMATION SERVICES


BISHOPS' VISITATIONS at parishes - Now thru DEC 2015

Bishop Lawrence Provenzano and Bishop Chilton Knudsen.



Institution of the Rev. J. Christopher Ballard as Rector of Trinity-St. John's Church, Hewlett


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MAY 30 - Baccalaureate Service at Cathedral of the Incarnation to Honor 2015 H.S. Graduates

Apply Now For Episcopal Youth Scholarship for Leaderhip and Community Service

Deadline to Apply:  JUN 6


2015 Freedom Ride: Youth and Young Adults Focus on Truth, Reconciliation, and Peace - July 12 to 18, 2015

Myra Garnes Shuler said, "Bishop Larry and I are very excited to represent our diocese in the 2015 Freedom Ride,  which is sponsored by the Diocese of North Carolina."

>  VIDEO of 2010 Freedom Ride


Register now for the Young Adult Festival in Salt Lake City at General Convention 2015

Registration Deadline:  MAY 20


> See PHOTOS from February "Bowling With The Bishops"

> See PHOTOS from 2015 Camp Dewolfe High School Retreat

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Camp DeWolfe
  Open Four Seasons

Camp DeWolfe's Annual Open Day a Success with Lots of Volunteers and Prospective Campers.


Summer Camp 2015

Register your campers today!


Fall Service Saturdays

Volunteer at Your Camp!


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The East Hampton Clericus is sponsoring a Sacred Walk on Sunday May 31 to protest the abuse, violence and killing being perpetrated in the world “in the name of God”


The General Theological Seminary confers the Doctor of Divinity degree on the Rt. Rev. Allen K. Shin, Bishop Suffragan of the Diocese of NY, at the 193rd GTS Commencement ceremonies on May 20


You Are Invited to Submit Prayers in Words and Images for General Convention Via Social Media

Use the hashtag #prayersof



Long Island Five Towns Herald: Bishop moves new rector into position

The Rev. J. Christopher Ballard Installed



Planning for the 2015-2016 Mercer Theology Year

Preview of Mercer School of Theology 2015-2016

programs, events and classes for leaders and parishioners



SAT MAY 30, 11 am - Baccalaureate Service Honoring 2015 High School Graduates

At the Cathedral of the Incarnation in Garden City



Westbury’s Lawrence F. Zaino, Jr. Honored By St. Mary's Episcopal Church Carle Place With "Good Citizenship Award”


"Bishops United Against Gun Violence" Plans Prayerful Procession in Salt Lake City During the General Convention of The Episcopal Church.

Sunday, June 28 at 7:15 pm



Storytelling, Race, Faith and Justice, 12 hour workshop and public event sponsored by the Missional Vitality and Faith Formation teams of the Diocese of Long Island.

May 30 to June 7 at St. Luke and St. Matthew, Brooklyn



Now thru May 31 - The Vision Wall at Mercer School Welcomes New Art Exhibit by Students

Art by St. Joseph's Parish Day School Students, Queens Village



Bishop Chilton Knudsen Accepts Call to Serve in the Diocese of Maryland


St. John's in Hempstead Becomes St. John the Evangelist Episcopal Church and Moves its Parish Ministry to Lynbrook


Confirmation Snapshots from St. Elisabeth, Floral Park, and St. Thomas, Bellerose Village


Episcopal Ministries of Long Island Appoints Franca Floro as its First Program Director

A newly created position at EMLI.



Bishop Provenzano Envisions a Mission at St. Thomas Chapel, Amagansett, to Serve the South Fork Latino Community

As reported by The East Hampton Star

 

> Click here for online diocesan brochure about this initiative



The Brooklyn Community Foundation appoints the Rev. Michael Sniffen to its Local/National Racial Justice Advisory Council


"No More" to Big Wall Street Fees for NYC Urges Interfaith Clergy Group


600 Dollars and Much Food for a Food Bank Raised at Benefit Concert by Trinity, Roslyn


Photos from Bp. Knudsen’s April 12 Pastoral Visit to St. Mary’s, Carle Place


The 2015 Annual Appeal for Episcopal Ministries of Long Island is Underway

 

Material is being distributed in parishes throughout May.



Baltimore: Statement by Bishop C. Andrew Doyle

Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas

"God has chosen solidarity with us so then with whom shall we show solidarity?"



Baltimore: Statement by Bishop Eugene T. Sutton

Bishop of The Episcopal Diocese of Maryland

"Weeping for Baltimore"



Baltimore: "Reflections on Baltimore, my hometown." By the Rev. Dr. Canon Sandye Wilson

The Union of Black Episcopalians

Dr. Wilson's posting provided courtesy of the Rev. Sheldon Hamblin, priest in the Diocese of Long Island.



Nepal Earthquake: Pastoral Letter from Bishop Lawrence C. Provenzano

(CNN) More than 4,600 people dead. More than 9,000 injured. Eight million affected across Nepal. One million children urgently in need of help.

 

>> (ENS) Anglicans continue emergency assistance following SECOND Nepal quake



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