Provincial, Diocesan & Episcopal Church Events
Events are listed in chronological order by date. Feedback from previous events (if available) follows this listing. To include your event, please email Deacon Anne at email@example.com.
Rooted in Jesus
The Episcopal Church Foundation
January 21-24, 2020
Gather to learn from each other and grow as a Church. Confirmed speakers include The Most Rev. Michael Curry and The Rev. Dr. William Barber II, President, Repairers of the Breach.
Province IV Deacon Retreat
May 1-3, 2020
Contact Archdeacon Carole Maddux for more information.
May 12-15, 2020
Kanuga Conference and Retreat Center
A biennial conference that celebrates and supports Latinx ministries. Speakers include Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and The Rev. Canon Anthony Guillén. Scholarships available.
Announcement and Registration
Not able to attend? Watch keynote speakers and worship services live-streamed on the Latino/Hispanic Ministries Facebook page.
Province VIII Provincial - Special invitation to Province VI
Our Fragile Island: Protecting God's Creation
August 20 - 23, 2020
Save the date! More information here.
Previous Events - Feedback & News
30th Anniversary of the Diaconate in Rhode Island: The Year of the Deacon
On May 30, 2015 the diocese celebrated with a Mass and Reception. Watch a video of Archdeacon Jan Grinnell's sermon. Photos can be viewed here. On July 13, 1985, Bishop George Hunt ordained the first class of Deacons, beginning the revival and resurrection of the vocational Diaconate not only in the Diocese of RI, but also in the Province of New England.
Province VIII Conference on Poverty - June 2014
Sermon by Lori Mills-Curran, Executive Director AED
A Deacon's Experience at EYE '14
Eucharist with flashlight apps, teens from most dioceses given the opportunity to discover a much larger church, and an energy that was contagious - all part of EYE! Deacon Maureen-Elizabeth Hagen shares the experience of herself and the youth she accompanied. Read more...
Kindling Conference, 2014: A Blog Report
Tom Lutes, an AED board member, recently attended Kindling, an Episcopal conference for leaders in ministry with Young Adults and Campus Ministry. Kindling's goal is to better equip and engage young adults, preparing them for leadership in the church. Read Tom's blog about his experience.
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Continuing Education is listed here.