Tag: diocese of virginia

Announcement from the Diocesan Offices: Staff Changes

Meg Schwarz, assistant for the diocesan Christian Formation office, has announced plans to depart from her position after four years on the Bishop’s staff. Meg will take on a new role as a middle school […]

It was a Different Kind of Annual Council

The Standing Committee delivered part of its report through music. The meaty resolutions produced vigorous debate but not division. And by the time the one-day, rescheduled Council adjourned (almost an hour early), the annual gathering […]

Peter Helms Mayo

Devoted Steward and Benefactor of the Diocese of Virginia At the 1923 meeting of the Annual Council of the Diocese of Virginia, the Council formally expressed “its appreciation of the noble gift to the Diocese […]

The View from Mayo: Passions, Skills and Needs

I once thought that no job could be more diverse than being a newspaper editor. During my nearly half-century in journalism, I got calls about everything from misconduct in public office to the type size […]