Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania

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May 7, 2018

[Episcopal Dioceses of Western New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania] The Dioceses of Western New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania have moved one step closer to approving an innovative arrangement under which they would share a bishop and staff for five years while exploring a long-term...

March 26, 2015

By: Julien Goulet

This piece was transcribed from an original post by Julien Goulet, Assistant for Communications and Administration, at the Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania

Last week Bishop Sean asked us to pray for the city of Bradford and Church of the Ascension because on Monday, February 23rd,...

July 12, 2010

Saying that he had learned of "four credible allegations of sexual abuse" by a deceased predecessor, Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania Bishop Sean Rowe asked July 11 that women who may have been sexually abused during their childhoods by Bishop Donald Davis to come forward. In a...

January 19, 2010

Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania's seventh bishop, the Rt. Rev. Robert Rowley Jr., 68, will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery after funeral services on Jan. 22. Rowley, of York, Pennsylvania, died Jan. 18 at York Hospital. No cause of death was released. In July 2006 Rowley...

November 10, 2009

The Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF), the Episcopal Church Building Fund (ECBF), and the Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania are teaming up to develop what they say will be "a thoughtful and spiritually grounded process to assist congregations with the discernment of the ministry of buildings...

February 11, 2008

The 116th Annual Council of the Diocese of Southern Virginia, meeting February 1-3 at the Williamsburg Lodge, continued on its journey towards the election of its 10th bishop.

The weekend's activities included the ordination of six people to the diaconate in a service at historic Bruton...

September 10, 2007

Retired Bishop Donald J. Davis of the Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania died on August 30. He was 78.

Davis had been living in Sarasota, Florida and reportedly suffered from a blood disorder.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. on September 29 at St. Boniface Episcopal...

September 3, 2007

The Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania will ordain and consecrate its 8th bishop, the Rev. Sean W. Rowe, on September 8, at Harbison Chapel at Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania.

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will be the chief consecrator. Co-...

May 18, 2007

The Rev. Sean W. Rowe was elected May 19 on the first ballot to be the next bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Northwestern Pennsylvania.

 

Rowe, 32, is rector of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Franklin, Pennsylvania, in the Diocese of Northwestern PA.

Rowe was elected...