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Bishop Alex Cameron's Consecration

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A standing ovation for the newly consecrated Bishop Alex Cameron of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh. Photo by Kevin Patterson, Living Word Photos.
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Pittsburgh, PA — On Saturday, August 6, 2022, The Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh warmly welcomed its new bishop, the Rt. Rev. Alex Cameron, who was consecrated by Archbishop Foley Beach of the Anglican Church in North America. Bishop Cameron was surrounded by 17 bishops, 93 priests and deacons from across the Pittsburgh diocese, and hundreds of diocesan and ecumenical leaders, friends, family, and church representatives at the Church of the Ascension in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh to Consecrate Bishop Alex Cameron This Saturday
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Rev. Alex Whitcomb Cameron post-election at St. Stephen’s church
Website Admini… Friday, August 05, 2022 - 10:42am
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Pittsburgh, PA, August 3 — On Saturday, August 6, 2022, at 10 a.m. the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh will consecrate the Rev. Alex Whitcomb Cameron as their next bishop. Bishop-elect Cameron was elected on the first ballot on Saturday, April 30, by 117 clergy and 92 lay delegates, after a year-long search process. He was consented to by the College of Bishops of the Anglican Church in North America on Monday, June 13, 2022. Archbishop Foley Beach commented, “I believe Bishop-elect Alex will serve the diocese well and honor Jesus in the way he leads.

A Letter to the Diocese from Bishop-Elect Alex Cameron ndblake Friday, May 27, 2022 - 1:41pm
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Just a few weeks ago we met together for the Special Electing Convention. I remain humbled and honored by the trust that has been placed in me by the Diocese. I look forward with joy to entering this partnership in the Gospel with you. May God impart his grace to us so that we might be empowered in that mission.

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Trinity School for Ministry Announces The Rev. Cn. Dr. Bryan C. Hollon as its Next Dean President Website Admini… Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 1:08pm
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The Trinity School for Ministry Board of Trustees announced the appointment of The Rev. Cn. Dr. Bryan C. Hollon, Ph.D., as the eighth Dean President of the school.

Ad Clerum on a Good Goodbye Website Admini… Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 3:39pm
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The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. (2 Corinthians 13:14)

Long-Time Executive Assistant to the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh Set to Retire ndblake Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 1:28pm
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The strength of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh is in the people that call it home. It is found in the enthusiasm of our laity, the wisdom of our clergy, and the faithfulness of our staff and volunteers. 

Ad Clerum on Spiritual Renewal from Bishop Martyn Minns Website Admini… Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 11:08pm
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Spiritual renewal is still an urgent call for each one of us as an individual as well as for the communities that we serve. Jesus reminds us that the Gospel always comes with a promise: “If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!” (Luke 11:13)
Ad Clerum on Spiritual Renewal from Bishop Martyn Minns ndblake Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 11:08pm
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Spiritual renewal is still an urgent call for each one of us as an individual as well as for the communities that we serve. Jesus reminds us that the Gospel always comes with a promise: “If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!” (Luke 11:13)

Ad Clerum on Easter from Bishop Martyn Minns

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The events of that first Easter morning stretch our imagination. There are humorous moments mixed with the recognition that something of enormous cosmic import has just occurred. The image of an angel perched on a stone that has just been rolled back from the tomb, and Mary mistaking the resurrected Jesus for the gardener—these are almost playful scenes in our minds, yet the world-shaking significance of the Resurrection should bring us to our knees in awe. It must be stressed that the historic Christian teaching has always been that we believe that Jesus experienced a bodily resurrection, not merely the resuscitation of a corpse or a spiritual transformation.
Ad Clerum on Palm Sunday from Bishop Martyn Minns ndblake Friday, April 08, 2022 - 11:26am
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I have always enjoyed a parade, so Palm Sunday has always been a favorite festival of mine. When we planted the Church of the Holy Spirit in Lafayette, Louisiana, on Palm Sunday we arranged for a mini-parade of donkey rides for children from the parking lot to the front door. It was a big hit, although they were disappointed that I didn’t let the donkey carry them all the way inside!