Diocese of Bethlehem

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June 18, 2007

The Rev. Anthony Pompa has been elected rector and dean of the Cathedral Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem.

A native of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, and former member of the Episcopal Parish of St. Mark's and St. John's in Jim Thorpe,...

January 16, 2007

A letter that Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem Bishop Paul Marshall wrote to his colleagues in the House of Bishops regarding conflict in the Anglican Communion has been posted on the diocese's website.

 

"If the Pope can go to Turkey, Can the ABC go to Texas? A Motion from the...

November 10, 2006

Grace Episcopal Church, Allentown, Pennsylvania, has received a grant of $44,555 from the Lilly Endowment to enable its rector, the Rev. Dr. Patrick Malloy, to participate in the 2006 National Clergy Renewal Program, funded by the Indianapolis-based organization.

Now in its seventh year, the...

November 30, 2005

A Hindu woman dressed in a sari directs a 15-person staff and more than 100 children at Grace Montessori School in Allentown, Pa. A teacher wears a traditional Muslim hajab. Another directs the youth choir at a local synagogue. Catechesis of the Good Shepherd is offered weekly on a voluntary...

September 19, 2004

By the time Ivan reached the 14 eastern and northeastern Pennsylvania counties of the Diocese of Bethlehem, its wind had decreased. The onetime hurricane dumped an unusual amount of water, however, that flooded several rivers and streams and submerged the undercroft and six to eight inches of...

December 4, 2003

Sometime during Advent, someone in your congregation will complain about the readings from the last book in the New Testament, the Apocalypse (or Revelation) of St. John the Divine. "It's too weird," they'll say-too scary, too gory, too…apocalyptic.

Exactly. And the Rev. Scott Allen,...

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