The Rev. Claire Woodley named new Canon for Ministry Support
Bishop Provenzano today announced the appointment of the Rev. Claire Woodley as Canon for Ministry Support of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island.
Responding to Hurricane Harvey
Bishop Provenzano urges financial assistance and prayer for those affected by Hurricane Harvey.
RIP - Tyrone Watson, brother of George Watson
Tyrone Watson, brother of longtime diocesan staff member, George Watson, died yesterday after a prolonged illness.
It's not Iconoclasm, It Is Anti-Jim Crow Racism!
A statement in response to criticism for removing two plaques memorializing Robert E. Lee in Brooklyn.
Caroline Church receives Gardiner Foundation grant to stabilize 1887 carriage shed
The Caroline Church of Brookhaven (Episcopal) has been awarded a matching grant of $23,700 by the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation (www.rdlgfoundation.org) for stabilization of their 1887 Carriage Shed.
Call for Prayers in Response to Shootings of Police Officers
According to news reports, six police officers were shot on Friday, one fatally, in three unrelated incidents in Florida and Pennsylvania. In response, I ask the clergy and people of our diocese to pray for the officers, their families, and for an end to gun violence.
Leandra Lambert named "Young Adult of the Year" at 2017 UBE National Conference
Leandra Lambert, postulant for holy orders from the Diocese of Long Island, was honored for her good faith, and service to the wider church and mission of the Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE).
NY Times Opinion: Christianity Does Not Justify Trump’s ‘Fire and Fury’
"Only good theology can debunk bad theology. We must all engage in this work as if the future of this republic and its place in the peaceful order of the world depend on it — because they do."
Bishop Provenzano calls for prayers for Charlottesville
St. John's Episcopal Hospital partners with Queens Borough President on "Safe Sleep Initiative"
Melinda Katz' initiative, called "Katz's Cradles" will provide free pack and play cribs for newborns.