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New England Episcopal bishops respond to president’s photo op at St. John’s Lafayette Square

New England Episcopal bishops respond with one voice to President’s “cynical” photo-op by calling out “the abomination of continued oppression of and violence against people of color in this nation” What President Trump did in front of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square on the evening of June 1 was disgraceful and morally repugnant. Displaying […]

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A pastoral message from the rector

Speak out for those who cannot speak, for the rights of all the destitute. Speak out, judge righteously, defend the rights of the poor and needy. – Proverbs 31:8-9 Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, As I mentioned during my welcoming remarks during last Sunday’s service, this is an extremely devastating time for our nation. […]

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“We cannot be silent”: ECCT Bishops’ Statement

The Right Reverend Ian Douglas, Bishop Diocesan of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut, and the Right Reverend Laura Ahrens, Bishop Suffragan, yesterday issued a statement in response to the death of George Floyd in Minnesota, and other recent police-involved deaths of people of color. The bishops called on Connecticut Episcopalians to continue to speak up […]

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Newsletter May 28, 2020

Connect with St. John’s online With the church buildings closed to help minimize spread of the COVID-19 virus, we’re offering several opportunities to pray, worship and connect online. The best way to stay informed of our online schedule and other resources is to subscribe to our YouTube channel and/or follow us on Facebook. Sunday service, […]

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Newsletter April 30, 2020

Sunday service, 10:30 a.m. The weekly Sunday service will be live on YouTube, Facebook and the web site. You may also watch the recorded video any time afterward. We will send an e-blast at around 10 a.m. on Sunday with the video link, along with a bulletin and Children’s Chapel video. The service is followed by virtual coffee hour […]

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Newsletter April 2, 2020

Worship, pray and study with St. John’s online With the church buildings closed to help minimize spread of the COVID-19 virus, we’re offering many opportunities to pray and worship online. The best way to stay informed of our online schedule and other resources is to subscribe to our YouTube channel and/or follow us on Facebook […]

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