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Requiem for Grover Newman

Published August 20, 2015

Dear friends in Christ, The Requiem Mass for Grover Newman has been scheduled for Friday, August 28 at 10:30 AM. With reception to follow immediately in the parish hall. The Committal will take place later that afternoon at 4 PM in Livingston, TX. There will be a visitation and viewing this coming Saturday, August 22nd from 2-4 p.m. at Hannigan-Smith Funeral Home, 842 SE Loop 7. We are in need of ushers, and servers, as well as lectors potentially, if you are able please contact me. The ECW will be hosting the reception so please speak with them should you […]

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Statement from the Standing Committee of the Diocese of Dallas

Published July 4, 2015

To read the statement from the  Standing Committee of the Diocese of Dallas concerning the recent SCOTUS ruling and the actions of General Convention please open the document below. Post-GC statement from the Standing Committee 2015 FINAL

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House of Bishop’s Reply to the Statement of Dissent

Published July 3, 2015

My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ; Attached please find the Mind of the House Resolution passed unanimously by the House of Bishops in response to our Minority Report. For some this is little consolation but for many it is re-assuring to know we are re-affirmed in our position with no malice. I remind you all that our Canon12 is still in effect, the Prayer Book and Scripture doctrine on Marriage are still the teaching of the Church. We will discuss our way forward this Tuesday. I expect us all to practice generous restraint and be prepared to share your […]

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Communion Partners Issue Statement of Dissent

Published July 2, 2015

Please see the statement below issued by the Anglican Communion Partner bishops, which includes our own Bishop Paul Lambert: Communion Partner Salt Lake City Statement For more news and details concerning this statement of dissent from the recent actions of the Episcopal Church concerning the definition of marriage please follow the link below: http://anglicanink.com/article/statement-dissent-issued-bishops-gay-marriage-vote

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July/August Edition of The Apostle

Published July 1, 2015

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The Recent SCOTUS Ruling

Published June 27, 2015

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The Supreme Court ruling today will change the landscape for civil marriages across the United States.  It remains to be seen what The Episcopal Church will say as the marriage issue is still in the legislative committee process. As for the Diocese of Dallas all policies will stay in place and Canon 12 of the Canons of the Diocese of Dallas is still in effect as we see marriage as a religious issue defined by the Holy Scripture, our Book Of Common Prayer, and the Canons of the Episcopal Church. Please continue to pray […]

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Election of the VII Bishop of Dallas

Published May 16, 2015

Dear friends in Christ, It is with great joy that I announce to you the election of the VII Bishop of Dallas, The Reverend Canon George Sumner of Wycliffe College, Toronto, Canada.  More information can be found here: http://edod.org/resources/articles/edod-elects-the-rev-canon-george-sumner-as-next-bishop/ Please join me in praying for Canon Sumner, his family, and our Diocese in this joyful time of transition.  God bless you all! Faithfully, Fr. Matt

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Newsletter: The Apostle, May/June

Published April 26, 2015

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Midweek Lenten Study: The Jesus I Never Knew

Published March 18, 2015

Please join us each week as we join together to receive God’s good gifts of Word and Sacrament. Mass and Class Wednesday: 6 PM Thursday: 10:30 AM

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Newsletter: The Apostle, March/April

Published March 17, 2015

 

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