Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Thank you for the prayers and activities each parish has engaged in for the nation and people of Ukraine. The Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church has called us to prayer: “There are people and children of God whose lives and freedom are threatened, and so we pray and …

Episcopal Diocese of Albany Responds to Devastating Storms with Prayer and Financial Support

In response to the deadly line of severe tornadoes that spread across several states this past weekend, leaders in the Episcopal Diocese of Albany began to prayerfully consider how the diocese could assist in caring for those effected. In addition to fervent prayers being lifted on behalf of the storm victims, the Trustees of the diocese …

In an effort to foster communion across differences regarding the use of same-sex marriage rites in the Diocese of Albany, the Standing Committee has invited the Rt. Rev. Carol J. Gallagher, PhD to provide supplemental episcopal pastoral support. On November 1, 2021 the Standing Committee  released the statement, “Toward Communion across Difference in the Episcopal Diocese …

Joint Statement from the Diocese of Down and Dromore and the Diocese of Albany

Dear Fellow Disciples, Bishop McClay and the leadership of the EDOA have reached this decision prior to our recent Diocesan Convention. Below is our announcement to bring to a close our 20 year formal link. We offer thanksgiving for the many blessed ways God has brought us together. Together we embrace all God is and will be doing …

CMT Annual Enrollment 2022 Plans

TO:  Wardens. Parish Administrators, Rectors, Priests-in-Charge FROM: The Rev. Meaghan Keegan, Communications and Business Officer RE: 2022 Health Benefits Overview I am pleased to provide you with these important details about The Episcopal Church Medical Trust (Medical Trust) 2022 health benefits offerings and Annual Enrollment. Effective January 1, 2022, the Medical Trust will simplify the Episcopal Health …