From the Office of the Bishop

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  • A message of lament and hope from Bishop Megan

    Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at Trinity Cathedral's Vigil of Lament and Hope: Prayers for the victims of gun violence, Bishop Megan shared a message of lament and hope to welcome the attendees and set the tone for the service. You can read that message below: Friends, Tonight, we grieve again as deadly gun shots have rung out across our country in the short span of a week.

  • A Call to March by Bishop Barry Beisner

    A Call to March was read by the bishop at the Service of Lamentation at Trinity Cathedral on March 14 at 7 p.m. Two students who have participated in Pathways also spoke at the service. A video of their talks is below.

  • Special Message from the Bishop

    Dear Friends in Christ, Many of us awoke this morning (Thursday, June 18, 2015) to the news of yet another senseless loss of life as a result of gun violence. I do not have enough information to comment on what has happened in Charleston, South Carolina, but at this sad moment I want to, once again, affirm my commitment to work to put an end to such tragedies, and to invite you to join me in this work. Bishop Charles von Rosenberg of The Episcopal Church in South Carolina has asked that we join ...

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