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Thinking Big at the 146th Diocesan Convention

Kitch and Bonnie Bay

  At its 2016 convention, the Diocese of Bethlehem returned from a year-long pilgrimage that not only fostered connections among people and parishes, but also allowed leaders to identify the diocese’s core values and make plans for the future. At this year’s convention, the members of the diocese set off on another year-long journey of…

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Seeing Jesus’ Face at Trinity Church, Carbondale

scaffolding at Trinity Carbondale

During its 185-year history, Trinity Church, Carbondale, has suffered floods, furnace glitches and financial hardship. Through it all, with clergy and without, the gritty congregation has continued to gather for worship and faithfully minister to the community. “There is something special happening here,” says member Jerry Williams, explaining his devotion to the church and the…

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People as Problem-Solvers, Not Projects: Michele Causton’s Ministry in Stroudsburg

Michele Causton

When Michele Causton, a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Stroudsburg, became worn down by having to repeatedly turn away people in need, she decided to do something about it. “Although I’m a member of Christ Episcopal Church, I work at St. John’s Lutheran Church on the main street in town,” says Causton. “Because of the…

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Calendar

Oct
22
Sun
4:00 pm Clergy Conference 2017 @ St. Francis Retreat Center
Clergy Conference 2017 @ St. Francis Retreat Center
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm
Clergy Conference 2017 @ St. Francis Retreat Center | Easton | Pennsylvania | United States
Geography of Grace A Courage and Renewal Retreat   Lead by Valerie Brown, JD, MA, PCC (read more) Based on the work of Parker J. Palmer and the Center for Courage & Renewal, this retreat explores...

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Oct
29
Sun
9:30 am Visitation: 200th Anniversary Ce... @ St. Stephen's Pro-Cathedral
Visitation: 200th Anniversary Ce... @ St. Stephen's Pro-Cathedral
Oct 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Visit the parish website:  St. Stephen’s Pro-Cathedral, WIlkes-Barre
Nov
6
Mon
9:00 am Eucharistic Visitor Training @ Trinity Church
Eucharistic Visitor Training @ Trinity Church
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
According to the canons of the Episcopal Church, “a Eucharistic Visitor is a lay person authorized to take the Consecrated Elements in a timely manner following a celebration of Holy Eucharist to members of the congregation...

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Nov
17
Fri
6:00 pm CONNECT 3: 2017 High School Fal... @ Bryn Mawr Mountain Retreat
CONNECT 3: 2017 High School Fal... @ Bryn Mawr Mountain Retreat
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm
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Feb
20
Tue
9:30 am Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Feb 20 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
 
Mar
22
Thu
11:00 am Chrism Mass @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Chrism Mass @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
Apr
20
Fri
6:30 pm Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm
An event for Middle & High School Youth. Learn to overcome obstacles with God’s help. Challenge yourself. Connect with other youth. Make new friends. Enjoy just plain fun.  
Apr
28
Sat
all-day Special Convention Election
Special Convention Election
Apr 28 all-day
Special election for the next Bishop of the Diocese of Bethlehem.  Details on the Bishop Search and Transition website.  www.bishopsearchdiobeth.org