Marie Tatro named Long Island Vicar for Community Justice
The Rt. Rev. Lawrence C. Provenzano, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, today announced the appointment of the Rev. Marie A. Tatro as Vicar for Community Justice, a newly created position.
Camp DeWolfe Raises Nearly $23,000 at Gala Luncheon
Supporters, including alumni, campers, board members and parishioners from across the diocese celebrated Lifetime Achievement awardees, Canon Jerry Nedelka and his wife, Ruth.
Fr. Charlie McCarron Weighs in on Immigration
In a Shelter Island Reporter article, Father Charlie McCarron of St. Mary's speaks about being the child of an undocumented immigrant and his ministry reaching out to immigrant communities.
Immigrants Made in “Divine Image” Say East Hampton Clergy to Local Politicians
Father Denis Brunelle, rector of St. Luke’s, East Hampton and convener of the East Hampton clericus, gave testimony regarding issues of immigration to the East Hampton Village Board and the Town Board of East Hampton on March 2.
Mother & Child MInistry Opens in Seaford
The Mother & Child Ministry at St. Michael & All Angels in Seaford officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 26. The ministry will provide child care essentials and hygiene products to parents in need. Story in the Long Island Herald.
Video Feature: Meet Chaplain Isaias Ginson
Since November 2016, the Rev. Isaias Ginson has been a chaplain with Protestant Campus Ministry at Stony Brook University. On Ash Wednesday 2017, the Office of Communication Ministry sat with Fr. Ginson to talk about how he came to the Diocese of Long Island and his hopes for his future ministry at Stony Brook.
RIP - Muriel Dorothy White Sobers (1921-2017)
Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,
With Gift to EMLI Appeal, Parishioners Walk Together to Live out the Gospel
The EMLI Annual Appeal, now under way, provides the funding needed to establish, nurture and fund parish-based ministries and strategic community partnerships which affirm the dignity of all people in our diocese. Click on the headline to learn more and donate today!
RIP - Gladys VanCooten, mother of Deacon Jennifer Webster
Gladys Adella Trellis-VanCooten, mother of Deacon Jennifer Webster, died on Thursday, March 10 at the Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center at the age of 95.