Dear Friends in Christ, I am currently at the fall House of Bishops’ Meeting in Minneapolis, where I was informed earlier this afternoon, that the Title IV Reference Panel for the discipline of bishops has met and voted (in accordance with the… Read More

The 151st Annual Convention of The Episcopal Diocese of Albany (June 7th – June 9th 2019) Bishop’s Address By The Right Reverend William H. Love (Printable Version) Audio Recording Dear Friends, last year we gathered at this time to celebrate the 150th… Read More

On Saturday, May 11, 2019 Bishop Bill was an  honored guest and commencement speaker at the Trinity School for Ministry Graduation ceremony in Ambridge, PA. Bishop Bill charged the graduating class of 2019 to be “strong and courageous” as they go on… Read More

Be Faithful and Persevere In Prayer

One of my greatest joys and blessings in ministry is being able to pray with others.  I recently had one of those special opportunities when a woman who was going through a difficult time came forward unexpectedly during the middle of the… Read More

Let Your Light Shine

One Halloween night when I was about ten years old, my little sister and I took off by ourselves to go trick or treating.  We decided to check out a new neighborhood on our school bus route that had a lot of… Read More

The 149th Annual Convention Bishop’s Address

The 149th Annual Convention of The Episcopal Diocese of Albany (June 9th – June 11th 2017) Bishop’s Address By The Right Reverend William H. Love       As I look back at this past year, in many ways it has been a year… Read More

Equipping and Empowering the Laity for the Mission of the Church

“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life.” (John 3:16) No greater gift could ever be given at Christmas or any other time, than that which… Read More

His Name is Jesus

Lent 2018 During a recent ecumenical/inter-faith service, I found myself getting very frustrated when two top Christian leaders in the community seemed unable or unwilling to pray in the name of Jesus Christ, while offering a prayer and asking God’s blessing on… Read More

Letter from Bishop Love Regarding Presiding Bishop’s restrictions on Love’s Ministry

Please find Bishop Love’s letter to the Diocese concerning the Presiding Bishop’s partial restriction on Bishop Love’s ministry as Bishop of Albany. Here is the full text of the Presiding Bishop’s letter which includes Bishop Love’s November 2018 Pastoral Letter to the Diocese.

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, k As Christmas approaches, I find myself thinking about the journey Mary and Joseph found themselves on — starting with Mary’s visitation by the Angel Gabriel in which he told her that she “had found favor… Read More