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

St. Paul's, Roosevelt, hosts free community breakfasts.

JUL 26 - Free Senior Lunch Program at Resurrection, Richmond Hill/Kew Gardens

Two Saturdays each month, now through December 2014.

JUL 26, 11 am to 7 pm - Annual International Food Fair at Grace Church, Corona

Enjoy food and drink from other countries at a day long fair!

JUL 26 - Dancing Under the Stars, 6:30 to 9 pm

St. Boniface Church, Lindenhurst

JUL 26 - St. James Cabaret, 7:30 to 9 pm

St. James Church, Long Beach

JUL 30 - “You Win Psalm and You Lose Psalm”

A Monsignor, a Rabbi and a Rector look at the Book of Psalms.

AUG 1 - Outdoor Movie Festival, Grace Church, Whitestone presents "Jaws"

Free Admission!

AUG 2 - World War I Commemoration

The 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War.

AUG 2 Jackson Heights - St. Mark's Church Thrift Sale, 10 am to 2 pm

Iglesia San Marcos - Venta de artículos varios - El sábado 2 de Agosto habrá una venta de artículos usados en el salón

AUG 2 - Defensive Driving Course at St. Boniface, Lindenhurst

Get safety tips, reduce insurance rates and reduce license points.

AUG 8 - Free Art Show Featuring Local Artists

Grace Church, Whitestone, 7-10 pm. Refreshments and live music.

AUG 9 and 23 - "Race Awareness" and "Eucharistic Visitor" Workshops at the Mercer School of Theology

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U.S. Religious Leaders Embrace Cause of Immigrant Children

The New York Times - July 23

Presiding Bishop on the crisis of unaccompanied children at US border

"... We have a responsibility to all our neighbors, particularly the strangers and sojourners around us. We have been resettling refugees since 1939."

Church of England says "yes" to women as bishops

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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 but write for special instructions about how to submit photos.

Denise Fillion
Communication Manager
Office of Communication Ministry

RIP - Etoile Arlington Williams, 61

Mass, Saturday, July 26, in West Clarendon, Jamaica.

RIP - D. Brooke Gilpin, 89

RIP - Father Fred J. Howard

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

Fun and educational events presented throughout the year.

Special News Report: The National Episcopal Youth Event 14 - EYE14

Long Island attendees will be posting their stories and photos on the diocesan website soon.

Christ at Center of EYE14

Article from The Living Church.

Kindling conference created for Young Adult Ministry leaders

JUL 28-31  A "visionary" conference at the University of Minnesota.

Youth Group’s Outreach Efforts Revitalize Grace Church, Whitestone

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Camp DeWolfe
  Open Four Seasons

Benson House at Camp DeWolfe was a Spy House during World War II

News articles from local media.

See Discovery Camp 2014

Explorer Camp 2014

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Fall Service Saturdays 2014

New service dates for this Fall.

Book Your 2014-2015 Retreats and Meetings Today

Bookings available year 'round.

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Episcopal Charities
2014 Convention
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A Call to Mercy for Vulnerable Child Refugees

Statement by the Right Reverend Lawrence C. Provenzano

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How You Can Help Child Migrants

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

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Bishop Hucles Nursing Home becomes the Providence Care Rehabilitation Center
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Bishop's 2014 parish visitations schedule updated for July through October
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The Rev. Jae W. Chung ordained priest July 19th at St. Ann's Church in Sayville
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End of school year Eucharist for Day Schools celebrated at the Cathedral of the Incarnation


Attending were schools from the Church of St. Mark, Brooklyn, and St. Joseph's, Queens Village.

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Deadline: The website for filing Parochial Reports will be closing on August 15

Parishes that have not yet filed should do so now.

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Updated 2014 Confirmation Schedule and Registration form from the Bishop's Office

Confirmation registration is needed 60 days in advance.

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St. Peter's Church in Rosedale Installs the Rev. Steve L. Foster as Rector


Father Foster looks forward to "tapping into our God-given gifts and talents and harnessing them to continue the journey of building the kingdom of God in our midst."

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