The New Northeast

tracking the Spirit in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Maine priest advocates for immigration reform

Thanks to the Rev. Virginia Marie Rincon for representing the Diocese of Maine this week in Washington, D.C.  She was one of several Maine faith leaders to meet with lawmakers to press for passage of S. 744, the comprehensive immigration reform bill. Rincon served as the diocese’s Hispanic Missioner for more than ten years and…

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Staffing update from Bishop Lane

Dear Friends in Christ: The purpose of this letter is to update you on developments related to the new diocesan staff structure. I will try to be both brief and thorough, so please read carefully. I have now had the opportunity to talk with our current staff about the proposed staff changes and have posted…

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