God Restores My Soul:
The 154th Diocesan Convention

November 11-12, 2022

Registration opens in September—Certify your parish’s Lay Delegates now!

News & Updates

  • Economic downturn: Best practices for parish investments and resources for financial assistance

    Your parish leadership is most likely watching the value of parish investments. In consultation with the Diocesan Investment and Finance Committee, we offer the following best-practice reminders and available options for assistance in the current economy.
  • General Convention: Celebrations and holy moments

    As the 80th General Convention of The Episcopal Church wrapped up on Monday, July 11th, we asked our CNY Deputies about the holy moments they encountered in the four-day summit, and the outcomes they're celebrating.
  • Called to respond to gun violence

    Author Rose Bish, a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Speedsville, shares how her faith and the support of her church community encouraged her to lead a community response to recent gun violence.
  • Grace, Utica hosts national American Karen Episcopal Youth Day

    Grace Episcopal Church in Utica is the church home for a vibrant and growing community of Karen Episcopalians (the Karen people are one of the 135 ethnic tribes in Myanmar (formerly Burma), and many have fled their homeland as refugees due to intense government persecution.  On July 3rd, Grace Church hosted 210 Karen youth and young adults from across The Episcopal Church for the national American Karen Episcopal Youth (AKEY) Day, including an address by Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe. The participants stayed to join Grace Church in Sunday Eucharist.
  • A message from Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe on recent Supreme Court rulings

    This past week’s rulings by the Supreme Court, especially Dobbs v. Jackson, have been deeply painful and have resulted in many of us feeling significant anxiety and emotional distress. Gun violence, women’s access to healthcare, and the degradation of God’s creation are emotional, complex, and for many, deeply personal realities. This is a time for compassion, understanding, mutual support and respect. “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” (2 Timothy 1:7) No one stands alone. ...

Upcoming Events

New Here? Welcome!

The Episcopal Diocese of Central New York is a community of 11,000 faithful Episcopalians in 85 congregations, following Jesus and building relationships with our neighbors.

Sustained in God’s Love

Discover our vision statement, mission statement, and rule of life

Featured Resources

Diocesan Convention

The Way of Love

Learning Communities

Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe

Diocesan Staff

Compensation & Benefits

Start typing and press Enter to search