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Diocesan News

Bishop Provenzano Invites Clergy to Join Him in "Christian witness"

Provenzano will join protest and march tonight, February 1 at 5 pm at Foley Square in Manhattan in opposition to President Trump's executive order directed at Muslim immigrants.

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Bishop Provenzano Thanks Non-Profit Safe Passage Project for Supporting Immigrants

Lawyers working with Safe Passage Project were among those offering assistance to travelers detained at JFK airport yesterday. 

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For Long Island Clergy, March on Washington and NYC is "Holy Work"

Several clergy from the Diocese of Long Island traveled last weekend to participate in the Women's March on Washington. Others went into Manhattan for the Women's March on New York City, one of many "sister marches" in cities all across the United States and the world. The combined marches in the United States were one of the largest demonstrations in the country's history. 

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Diocese of Long Island to host Northeast Regional UBE Conference in May

Diocese of Long Island to Host Northeast Regional UBE Conference in May

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Father Chris Ballard featured in New Yorker article about Women's March

Father Ballard, rector of Trinity-St. John's in Hewlett, spoke with Joshua Rothman of The New Yorker about the state of American politics while traveling to the Women's March on Washington.

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Dean Sniffen: If Harry Potter Named Lord Voldemort, Christians Can Name Donald Trump

"If you think that excluding Donald Trump's name from your prayers for the president is somehow subversive or an act of resistance, you must be a person of extraordinary privilege. This is perhaps the wimpiest, no-cost act of subversion or resistance imaginable" 

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Bishop Provenzano and wife, Jeanne, cancel pilgrimage to Ghana

Bishop Provenzano and his wife, Jeanne, canceled a pilgrimage to Ghana today after learning that their son, Christopher, would need to undergo eye surgery. The pilgrimage, which is being led by Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, was to have begun today.

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Video News: St. Jude's Mission Center starts a Mother & Child Ministry

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, members from The Church of St. Jude (Wantagh) and St. Michael and All Angels (Seaford) teamed up to start a new Mother & Child Ministry. 

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Photos: Ordination to the Diaconate - January 2017

Bishop Provenzano ordained Terrence Buckley, Morgan Mercer Ladd, Matthew Moore, Pauline Samuel and Stephen Tamke to the diaconate on January 14, 2017 at the Cathedral of the Incarnation in Garden City.

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Presiding Bishop Curry releases statement about Presidential prayers

When we pray for Donald, Barack, George, Bill, George, or Jimmy, Presidents of the United States, we pray for their well-being, for they too are children of God, but we also pray for their leadership in our society and world. 

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