Apply for the Transitions Committee!

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THE TRANSITIONS COMMITTEE What are the responsibilities of the Transitions Committee? The focus of the Transitions Committee is on events planning and management, and on hospitality. Specific responsibilities include: Conducting the walkabouts (the tour of the diocese by the candidates …

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2018 Confirmation Schedule

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The schedule of 2018 Confirmations continues through May 15. Please note, congregations are welcome to participate in the service of their choice. Saturday, March 31, 2018 8:00 p.m. Holy Saturday Easter Vigil and Regional Confirmation Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Detroit …

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Sign up for Vestry Retreats!

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Bishop Gibbs invites clergy and vestries to take part in a day-long vestry retreat. You are invited to attend either of two dates and locations: Saturday, February 17 at The Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 4800 Woodward Ave., Detroit -OR- …

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An Announcement from Bishop Gibbs

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“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” Dear Sisters and Brothers of The Diocese of Michigan: In September of 1999, one of the questions asked of me during the “walk-about” was: “you’re young; …

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A Message from the Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan

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January 9, 2018 Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, As you already know, our Bishop, The Rt. Rev. Wendell N. Gibbs, Jr., has announced his plans to retire as the 10th Bishop of Michigan, effective December 31, 2019. Those of …

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Bishop Gibbs’ Christmas Message

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  Over the years, I have seen all sorts of internet posts, church marquees and signs in various places that encourage or insist that we need to put “Christ” back in Christmas. I have been one to applaud such a …

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