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Advocacy updates for Sept. 14, 2021

Advocacy updates for Sept. 14, 2021 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

 Statehouse Rallies Sept. 21 and 22 Statewide coalitions are holding major rallies at the Statehouse next week to defend two constitutional rights: the principle that every vote should count equally,…

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Advocacy briefing: What’s ahead for the Ohio Legislature’s fall session

Advocacy briefing: What’s ahead for the Ohio Legislature’s fall session 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

What’s ahead for the Ohio Legislature’s fall session The Ohio Legislature will be discussing important bills that could significantly change voter access, the right of peaceful protest, gun rights and…

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Updated COVID-19 guidelines: Communion distribution

Updated COVID-19 guidelines: Communion distribution 1400 546 Episcopalians in Connection

The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith today issued the following statement regarding communion distribution during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic: In response to the dramatic increase in the spread of the…

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Advocacy briefing: Act to stop intimidation and violence

Advocacy briefing: Act to stop intimidation and violence 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

Please act to stop intimidation and violence! After helping Debby Stokes to lead a workshop in Lebanon over the weekend, I am writing with great concern for school boards, public…

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A Concert for the Human Family comes to the Diocese of Southern Ohio

A Concert for the Human Family comes to the Diocese of Southern Ohio 2560 1609 Episcopalians in Connection

A Concert for the Human Family, an artistic collaboration led by The Episcopal Church and Presiding Bishop Michael Curry that explores the “intersection between art, justice, and faith,” will present…

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Advocacy update for August 24, 2021

Advocacy update for August 24, 2021 350 208 Episcopalians in Connection

What’s brewing in the State Legislature, and a federal bill to reduce the burden of energy costs on poor people UUJO Legislative Update, Wednesday, Aug. 25, 7-8:15 pm on Zoom…

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Every voice in the diocese is important!

Every voice in the diocese is important! 300 300 Episcopalians in Connection

It is obvious that we are in a time of much change – but with change comes new possibilities, new directions, new ideas. Our own individual spiritual worlds have evolved…

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Advocacy updates for August 17, 2021

Advocacy updates for August 17, 2021 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

Ohio Redistricting Commission public hearings in Southern Ohio! The commission charged with drawing Ohio’s new Congressional maps will hold its public hearings next week in person, with four taking place…

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Greetings from Bishop Smith

Greetings from Bishop Smith 300 300 Episcopalians in Connection

Dear People of the Diocese of Southern Ohio: Greetings! As I begin now my second full day as your Bishop Provisional, I’m also settling in to a new temporary office…

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Advocacy updates for August 10, 2021

Advocacy updates for August 10, 2021 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

URGENT: Help prevent evictions and foreclosures You can help prevent a huge wave of evictions in Ohio by connecting people in your community to your county’s emergency rental assistance team.…

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