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Letter from Fr. Daniel 6/24/22

Dear St. Paul’s Community,  With today’s action by the Supreme Court handing down a ruling that overturns Roe v. Wade, we enter an even more difficult chapter of our already divisive national life. It will affect us unevenly; those who will suffer the most under these policies will be those with the fewest resources and carrying […]

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  June 24, 2022   No comments

Juneteenth – A Refelection

I have never celebrated Juneteenth-June 19th.  Nor did I know anything about it’s history until I started reading about it and its significance as it became a federal holiday.  I am originally from the Caribbean, so freedom and independence for me have meant very different things. Slavery was abolished in the British Caribbean on 1 […]

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  June 14, 2022   No comments

R&SJ Videos

The Race & Social Justice Coalition will  meet on Wednesday, June 15 via Zoom; sign on here —  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84836759576 You are invited to watch one or more of the following videos which we’ll discuss. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fbQBKwdWPg   For Children and Parents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5eA43fd3qI  Race Matters: America in Crisis, A PBS NewsHour Special https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMdZOTc2a40&t=66s  ECCT Poor Peoples March. Moderated by our fellow member […]

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  June 13, 2022   No comments

Our Resurrection Mandate

In today’s Gospel of John Jesus says: “As the Father has sent me, so I send you” That is the resurrection energy in a nutshell: As me, so you. Jesus is the prototype, the mandate, for our lives. I want to talk with you about what this resurrection mandate might look like in our lives […]

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  April 26, 2022   No comments

Regathering Update

Dear friends, Since the very beginning of this pandemic we have taken a careful approach to safety in our gatherings, and have made our decisions about COVID protocols at St. Paul’s based on the guidance of public health experts and local government requirements. Beyond those guidelines, our mandate has always been to safeguard those most […]

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  April 16, 2022   No comments

Meet Ethan Haman

Ethan Haman from Fremont, CA, is the organist and assistant conductor at Noroton Presbyterian Church in Darien, CT, and organist at Yale University’s Marquand Chapel. He completed a Master of Music degree in Organ Performance in 2021 at the Yale School of Music and Institute of Sacred Music studying with Jon Laukvik and Craig Cramer. […]

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  March 1, 2022   No comments

Meet Sarah Johnson

Sarah Johnson is a candidate for the degree of Doctorate of Musical Arts at the Eastman School of Music, where she studies with David Higgs. A native of Garland, Maine, Sarah began her organ lessons with Kevin Birch, organist and music director at Saint John’s Catholic Church in Bangor, where she was recently featured as […]

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  February 28, 2022   No comments

Meet Josh Ehlebracht

Joshua Ehlebracht is a 22-year-old master’s student pursuing a degree in Sacred Music from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music in the studio of Prof. Martin Jean. Joshua has always had a passion for music and liturgy and his previous studies include a Bachelor of Music in Organ Performance from the Eastman School of music […]

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  February 24, 2022   No comments

Meet Noah Klein

Noah Klein graduated from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University with a BM in Organ Performance, studying under Dr. Janette Fishell. He was the Musical Intern for Tabernacle Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. Back home in Northfield, Minnesota, Noah plays for local churches in the area as well as organ recital series throughout […]

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  February 24, 2022   No comments

2022 Parish Goals

Leaning into the goals set by the parish for 2022, the Vestry is in need of your participation and leadership! If you would like to be part of the design teams that build out the projects associated with these goals, please contact the conveners listed with each goal:   HEALING: Expanding our ministry of parish […]

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  February 14, 2022   No comments