House of Deputies of The Episcopal Church

Daily archives: Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Remarks at Ohioans to Stop Executions People of Faith Summit

Good morning. My name is Gay Clark Jennings, and I am the president of the House of Deputies of The Episcopal Church. Along with the Rev. Will Mebane, Bishop Bowman and Bishop Persell, I am very glad to welcome you to our cathedral. When my friend and colleague Will asked me to speak to you…
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On Stewardship of the Mechanics of Social Progress
Gregory Straub on screen ag General Convention

Remarks on the eve of being awarded a doctor of divinity honoris causa by Episcopal Divinity School, May 22, 2013 At the insistence of George Jessel, Groucho Marx joined the Friars Club. He found club life not to his liking, so he sent a telegram to the club secretary resigning his membership. The telegram read, “I wouldn’t belong to a…
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Living Life to the Fullest: Deerfield Episcopal Retirement Community

It’s difficult to talk about Deerfield Episcopal Retirement Community in Asheville, North Carolina, without wanting to add your name to the waiting list. With the Blue Ridge Mountains as a backdrop and national recognition as one of the best retirement communities in the country, Deerfield offers a multitude of amenities and a compassionate, complete continuum…
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