Diocesan News

Published: Mon, 06/06/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Sara Miles, author of Taking This Bread, will be speaking July 20 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Wisdom's Table at St. Peter's UCC, 816 Buchanan Avenue, Lancaster.  This event is presented by Lancaster... more
Published: Thu, 06/02/2016
By: Members of the LGBTQI Ministry Group
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, A few weeks ago, we announced an exciting venture for our diocese in the area of providing ministry and support to our LGBTQI folks among us.  The LGBTQI Ministry... more
Published: Thu, 05/26/2016
By: Diocesan staff
St. Paul's, Manheim, served breakfast to First Responder Teams of Manheim (Police, Fire and EMS services) on May 21 at the church. This is an annual event which was attended by 25 responders who... more
Published: Tue, 05/24/2016
By: Diocesan staff
The Stevenson School for Ministry Orientation II Spring Semester was held May 20-22 at the Saint Cyril Spiritual Center Villa Sacred Heart in Danville, Pa.  Approximately 20 students spent the three... more
Published: Fri, 05/20/2016
By: Beth Mollard
If your church is involved in feeding hungry people, the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank can be an invaluable resource. The Food Bank's goal is to eradicate hunger, improve lives and strengthen... more
Published: Thu, 05/19/2016
By: Diocesan staff
On the Eve of Pentecost, The Rt. Rev. Audrey Scanlan was the guest chef of a five course gourmet dinner for the “Catch the Spirit” gala celebration fund raiser at St. John the Baptist, York. St.... more
Published: Tue, 05/17/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Iris Reigle Chowka stands next to the tabernacle cover in which she witnessed the vision. On Pentecost Sunday the doors were open and the community was welcomed into Holy Trinity Episcopal Church,... more
Published: Mon, 05/16/2016
By: The Rev. Daphne Messersmith
Now that my husband and I are retired, we get to watch the news almost every evening. There have always been troubling events, tragic situations and stark evidence of the brokenness of this world...... more
Published: Wed, 05/11/2016
By: Diocesan staff
Lori Clark Robinson receives her certificate. Graduating from the Hershey Medical Center Clinical Pastoral Education program (CPE) on May 10 were Ms. Lori Clark Robinson of St. Paul’s, Harrisburg,... more
Published: Tue, 05/10/2016
By: Nina Nicholson, Episcopal Diocese of Newark
Reposted with permission from The Episcopal Diocese of Newark Holy Week, which is only – gasp! – a few weeks away, provides terrific photo opportunities for church communicators. The weather is... more