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More Deaconess materials online!

Thanks to our beloved friend Wayne Kempton, Archivist of the Diocese of New York, and to the Christoph Keller, Jr. Library of the General Theological Seminary, we offer you this link to the “Newsletters of the Church Training and Deaconess […]

4 Nov

All the Saints, All the Time: Honoring Eleanor Jacobs of Lindenhurst, NY

The late Mrs. Eleanor Jacob was a devoted member of the St. Boniface Episcopal Church. She truly carried out our Lord and Savior’s commandment “To love our neighbor as He loves us.” Eleanor’s devotion was exemplified by her acceptance of […]

30 Jul

All the Saints, All the Time: Honoring June Nearon of Lindenhurst, NY

Mrs. Nearon has been an active member of St. Boniface Episcopal Church in Lindenhurst for 48 years. She serves on the Altar Guild, is a lay reader, a Licensed Eucharistic Minister, an officer in the Boniface Society, a member of […]

27 Jun

All the Saints, All the Time: Honoring Deaconess Harriet Bedell

Susan Guise, EWHP board member from the Diocese of Southwest Florida, celebrates the life and ministry of Deaconess Harriet Bedell, who joined the Church Triumphant on January 8, 1969. Susan notes, “As one of the newest members of the national […]

15 Jan

May she rest in peace and rise in glory: +Jane Holmes Dixon

We heard with sorrow the recent news of The Rt. Rev. Jane Holmes Dixon’s passing on Christmas Day, December 25, 2012. From the website of the Diocese of Washington: “Early in the morning on Christmas Day, the Rt. Rev. Jane […]

7 Jan

All the Saints, All the Time: Honoring Deaconess Margaret Peppers

A Blessed Advent to all from the Episcopal Women’s History Project! In this issue of Timelines, we lift up Deaconess Margaret Peppers. Deaconess Peppers, after a long and fruitful ministry in the Diocese of Olympia, first as a rural minister […]

7 Dec