Cathedral to host annual Absalom Jones celebration Feb. 18

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The diocese’s annual Absalom Jones celebration begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Detroit.  The celebration marks the work of three trailblazers in their respective churches: The Rev. Absalom Jones (the first African-American priest …

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Register for Februrary race relations, diversity workshops

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As planned at our 182nd Annual Convention in October, the Diocese of Michigan will begin work in 2017 with Visions, Inc. to develop a new approach to race relations and diversity training in our diocesan community. The bishop is requesting …

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Diocese accepting applications for Director of Whitaker Institute post

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Summary of Position: The Director of Whitaker Institute is a full-time position for the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan (EDOMI). This individual serves as the primary resource for all baptized ministers in formation for leadership – both lay and ordained. The …

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Churches, agencies have opportunity to exploring funding options

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There are three upcoming grant opportunities you will want to review for your congregation or agency. Two grant programs are sponsored through our diocesan office; the third one, the United Thank Offering grant, is from the Episcopal Church Center office. …

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A post-election message: We must “work together in Christ”

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Where do we go from here? Some folks are angry. Many feel hurt, afraid and betrayed. Others are struggling with what to say – how to explain – to children, grandchildren, or friends in countries around the world about the …

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Bishop Gibbs Address: ‘Waters of Reconciliation: Who is My Neighbor?’

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My dear sisters and brothers in Christ: Today I want to begin with words that are most often associated with a blessing marking an end of our time together and a sending forth. These are words taken from the 19th …

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