Presiding bishop to visit Diocese of Central Florida

February 21, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] At the invitation of Bishop Gregory Brewer, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will visit the Diocese of Central Florida March 3 – 5.

“I am eager to visit the people of Central Florida, to learn more about their diverse and engaged ministries, and to spend time with the clergy of the diocese,” Presiding Bishop Jefferts Schori said. “I am aware of significant engagement with God’s mission both locally and globally, bringing healing and transformation to people within and beyond the diocese, and I look forward to seeing and hearing more.”

Among her activities, the Presiding Bishop will celebrate and preach at Church of the Resurrection, Longwood.  She will visit and hear about the mission and ministries of various churches, including St. Gabriel’s in Titusville, Grace Church in Port Orange, and St. James, Leesburg.  She will also address the diocesan clergy at a morning conference.

“It is both our responsibility and our privilege to welcome the Presiding Bishop, Katharine Jefferts Schori to the Diocese of Central Florida.” Bishop Brewer noted. “It will be an opportunity for our diocese to be a witness for Christ as we showcase a number of our vital ministries that are making a difference in people’s lives here in Central Florida.”


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