The Rt. Rev. Alfred “Chip” Marble, Jr., Bishop of Mississippi (resigned) and former Assisting Bishop of North Carolina, died peacefully on March 29, 2017. Click HERE to read the article in the diocesan website. An Episcopal memorial will be held on Thursday, May 4, 2:00 PM, at St. Andrew’s, Greensboro. The service is open to all who wish to attend; clergy are asked to vest. The service will be shared via Facebook Live if you would like to see it and take part on social media.
Bishop Anne addresses the president’s recent executive order regarding suspending the refugee program and calls on the people of the Diocese to prepare for a Lenten discipline focusing on welcoming and advocating for refugees and immigrants. Click HERE for Bishop Anne’s message and for the 2X4 Fight for Refugees Campaign. Click HERE to read more about St. Paul’s Refuge for Refugees Ministry.
The diocesan website announced on December 13 that the Rev. Milind Sojwal has withdrawn from the slate as a candidate for XII Bishop of the Diocese of North Carolina. It is expected that one or two candidates will be added to the slate in January. The current candidates are: The Rev. Charles T. Dupree and The Rev. Samuel S. Rodman, III. Click HERE for the nominee slate. Continue reading for more.Continue reading