Each week, beginning May 26, 2020, Bishop Duncan-Probe will offer a video message to update you on how the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York is responding to the COVID-19 crisis.
Bishop Duncan-Probe’s message for the Easter season: “This year, resurrection will no longer be quarantined to a church building.”
Each year there is a temptation to celebrate Easter as a day and not a season; we anticipate one day of remembrance and then for fifty days we continue the celebration even though church [...]
Bishop Duncan-Probe’s March 14th directive to suspend in-person worship and gatherings after Sunday, March 15th
...after services on Sunday, March 15th, please make plans to temporarily suspend in-person worship and gatherings and begin or continue digital or phone-based worship and gatherings. Beginning [...]
Bishop Duncan-Probe’s March 13th directive regarding our faithful response to the coronavirus epidemic
In this season of Lent, our worship reminds us of our mortality and our dependence upon God alone. As we confront the COVID-19 coronavirus, I pray that our response will reflect our faith and our [...]
“Show what can happen when one heart yields to God’s goodness.” A message for Ash Wednesday and Lent from Bishop Duncan-Probe.
God has called you "to show what can happen when one heart yields to God's goodness and lives for Jesus." As you prepare for Ash Wednesday and Lent this year, watch this video message from Bishop [...]
Bishop Duncan-Probe provides update on the completion of disciplinary process for former New Hartford priest
Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe provides an update on the completion of a disciplinary process involving Joell Szachara, a former rector of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in New Hartford.
Dear friends, Today I am writing to invite your parish to participate in the third year of our Learning Communities Initiative. You know—whether from firsthand experience as a past participant or [...]
I am delighted to share with you the good news that Meredith Kadet Sanderson has accepted a call to serve as Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for our diocese, effective January 1, 2020.
Watch above: Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe of the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York offers a Christmas message for 2019. This Christmas, how will our vision of "a world healed by love" change how [...]
Watch Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe’s message for Advent 2019. Transcript: Happy Advent. I hope that this season proves to be one that’s transformational and hopeful for you. But I wonder [...]