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It’s Not About You

The Rev. Canon Pat Wingo’s sermon from the June 10 ordination of deacons at Epiphany, Herndon.
“But as well as you have done, and as much as we have required of you, from this day forward the leather-bound Bible/Prayer Book combination you carry, the collar you wear, the needlepoint above your bedpost, should remind you daily of this fact [. . .]

A Solid Foundation for Ngangi Parish

Buck Blanchard recently visited the town of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo for the consecration of Bishop Desire Mukanirwa Kadorho. During his stay, Buck visited the parish of Ngangi, led by the Rev. […]

The Day After the Election: A Meditation

A Meditation by the Rev. Dr. Francis H. Wade Virginia Theological Seminary Board of Trustees Meeting Nov. 9, 2016   The long period of speculation is over. The die is cast.  We have truth with […]

Bishop Goff to go to the Women’s March on Washington

The Rt. Rev. Susan E. Goff, Bishop Suffragan, shares a message regarding her decision to attend the Women’s March on Washington January 21, 2017. I am going to the Women’s March on Washington January 21.  […]

Post-Election: Grief, Resistance and Reconciliation

The end result is reconciliation, but we can’t race to the end goal without going through some necessary and painful steps of our own. Waking up to find that the national narrative had changed overnight […]