“Remember you are dust and to dust you shall return.” When I was younger, I thought that phrase, whispered over my head each Wednesday, was the Church’s way of putting me in my place, “Don’t get [...]
Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe's message for Ash Wednesday and Lent 2018.
In the midst of the change, renewal, vulnerability and discomfort of Lent,Bishop DeDe invites us to continue on in joy and hope.
Bishop DeDe’s reflection for Ash Wednesday and Lent, 2017. Transcript: Dear People of Central New York: I pray this is a blessed Ash Wednesday for you. In forty days we will celebrate the [...]
“We reject the idolatrous notion that we can ensure the safety of some by sacrificing the hopes of others.” Via the Public Affairs Office of The Episcopal Church: The House of Bishops of [...]
Dear People of Central New York, Lent is about getting honest—honest with God, honest with ourselves, honest with the community of faith—about who we really are before God. Perhaps you’ve heard [...]