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May 8, 2024

6th Week of Easter 2024

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Clergy & Family Day

May 18, 2024


  • Come relax and take part in this gift from Camp Washington, Lakeside on May 18, 2024. Enjoy this free-admission experience with your loved ones!
  • RSVP Here
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Bishop Video: 1st ever annual Diocesan-wide celebration, Camp Washington Day!

1st ever annual diocesan-wide celebration, Camp Washington Day!

Save the date and join us on June 2, 2024, in spreading the word about Camp Washington in your local parish and town by exploring & sharing fun liturgies, summer recipes, and exciting camp content!

Finding Jesus in a Bad Race

By: The Rev. Margie Baker, Associate Rector at St. John's, West Hartford

A few Mondays ago, I joined thousands of other runners at the starting line of the Boston Marathon. It wasn’t my first Boston (it was my fourth), but I was underprepared and poorly rested. I was nervous about the heat and sun. The race began and my legs settled into just under goal pace. My breathing felt relaxed, I wasn’t overdressed, and my music was on point.

This lasted for approximately seven miles, but then the sun and heat began to do their work. There’s no shade on the course, and, despite a hat, sunglasses, and SPF 50, I felt myself baking.

Read Full Story Here

  • Summer Schedule: Summer hours for Zoom calls/meetings fluctuate. Please mark your calendars accordingly.
  • Wardens Calls without Clergy
  • stops May 22
  • starts September 25
  • All Wardens Calls
  • stops June 12
  • starts September 11
  • Wednesday Bishops' Calls
  • stops July 3
  • starts September 4

50th Anniversary Celebration, May 19 *Additional Info

Parking: across the street from Christ Church Cathedral, Hartford is MAT Garage, which will be validated at reception. Please bring/keep your ticket.

Street Parking: on Main Street

Handicap Parking: available on Main Street, and someone will be there to assist as needed.

Where is the entrance? Enter through the front entrance on Main Street (red doors), where you’ll get a corsage/boutonniere.

Other Important Details:

  • Arrive by 3:30 p.m.
  • Clergy wear white stoles and vests
  • Couples, wear your Sunday best.
Clergy & Guest Registration Here

Be sure to read this section thoroughly. Dates and information get updated.

Wardens' Call

Join Bishop Jeff and Bishop Laura for a time of community and conversation with a recurring call on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 8:30AM - 9:30AM.

Important Dates:

  • May 22: Wardens w/o Clergy *Last Call. Starts again on September 25.
  • June 12: All Wardens *Last Call. Starts again on September 11.

Zoom information: Same as the current Wednesday Bishops' Call Meetings

Lay Preaching Group

Join Bishop Laura every Tuesday

9AM-10AM online for a time of reflection and conversation as you prepare to preach on Sunday. 

Zoom information: 

Safe Church Training

The in-person Spanish comprehensive training is being held at Christ Church Cathedral, Hartford, on Saturday, May 11, from 9am-12pm.

Please reach out to Bernice Jackson for additional questions or difficulties with registration.

Register Here

Clergy Seeking Parish Call: If you are interested in any of our parishes or have questions about the transition process, please reach out to the Rev. Cn. Tim Hodapp, Diocesan Transition Minister. 

Click the button below to view the Transitions List:

Parishes Seeking Clergy

Camp Washington
  Christ Church Cathedral