Diocese of Western New York

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August 15, 2010

The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York announced Aug. 16 a slate of four nominees for the diocese's 11th bishop. They are:

• the Rev. Michael N. Ambler Jr., 46, rector of Grace Episcopal Church in Bath, in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine; • the Very Rev. Canon...

June 16, 2010

The Episcopal Diocese of Western New York has decided in principle to move its diocesan offices, according to a news release from the diocese.

The diocese's trustees, diocesan council and standing committee made the decision June 14 to move the office from its Buffalo location to the...

November 3, 2009

The Bishop Search Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York has opened its application process for its 11th bishop, according to a Nov. 3 news release.

The profile and nomination and application forms are available here. The deadline for completed applications is Dec. 31,...

November 3, 2009

The Bishop Search Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York has opened its application process for its 11th bishop, according to a Nov. 3 news release.

The profile and nomination and application forms are available here. The deadline for completed applications is Dec. 31,...

October 30, 2009

Eight New York bishops sent a letter to the state's Governor David Patterson Oct. 29 protesting proposed budget cuts to education.

In the letter, the bishops, representing the state's six Episcopal dioceses, gave four reasons among their concerns for opposing the cuts:

• "We...

August 17, 2009

As flood waters recede in the villages of Gowanda and Silver Creek, the Diocese of Western New York is seeking relief and organizing a corps of volunteers to assist with the cleanup.

Severe thunderstorms and torrential rain that began on August 9 and continued throughout the night caused...

August 5, 2009

In their first time touring together, the girls' and boys' choristers of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Buffalo, New York, made a stop at the Episcopal Church Center's chapel in New York City during their three city tour.

The choristers, led by choirmaster Abigail Rockwood, performed...

April 2, 2009

The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York has told a newly formed bishop search committee that they are expected to "honor the mind of the Episcopal Church regarding acceptable candidates for the episcopate as expressed through the General Convention." The Standing...

April 2, 2009

The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York has told a newly formed bishop search committee that they are expected to "honor the mind of the Episcopal Church regarding acceptable candidates for the episcopate as expressed through the General Convention." The Standing...

October 8, 2008

The rector, other affiliated clergy and some members of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in Tonawanda have told Diocese of Western New York Bishop Michael Garrison that they intend to leave the Episcopal Church.

"People may come and go, but St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in...

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