Photo Gallery: Holy Week and Easter in CNY

Image above: Palm Sunday procession at Grace Church in Copenagen. Images of Holy Week and Easter in Central New York, 2017. Have a photo to add to this gallery? Please attach your photos, and a [...]


“Continue on with joy!” A mid-Lent message from Bishop DeDe

In the midst of the change, renewal, vulnerability and discomfort of Lent,Bishop DeDe invites us to continue on in joy and hope.


“Change is an invitation to new life:” Bishop DeDe’s Message for Ash Wednesday 2017

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 [...]


Holy Week 2016: Episcopal Bishops Issue A Word to the Church

“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 [...]


Drive-Thru Ashes in New Hartford

WKTV reports on the ministry of the Rev. Joell Szachara, who provided ashes to more than 70 busy commuters in a New Hartford parking lot on Ash Wednesday 2016.


Getting Honest: Bishop Skip’s Reflection for Ash Wednesday and Lent 2016

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 [...]