Archives for September 2013

Video: Deacon Clelia Garrity on her medical mission work in Haiti

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Clelia P. Garrity of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Delray Beach, Florida, explains her call to do medical mission work in Haiti and her desire to help coordinate medical missions in the country. Garrity spoke during a break in the Sept. 6-7 Haiti Medical Missions Best Practices Symposium. The gathering was […]

Video: Dianne Pizey tells how her medical work in Haiti changed her life

[Episcopal News Service – Miami, Florida] Dianne Pizey’s introduction to the health-care needs in Haiti came in 2006 when she took an exploratory trip to help her parish, St. John’s Episcopal Church in Minneapolis, find a an overseas mission partner. Pizey assumed her goal was to find a mission partner for St. John’s “and that […]

Video: Kesner Ajax explains a well-run Haiti partnership

[Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Kesner Ajax, Episcopal Diocese of Haiti partnership coordinator and executive director of the Bishop Tharp Business and Technology Institute  spoke to the Haiti Medical Missions Best Practices Symposium on Sept. 7 about why the La Gonâve Haiti Partnership works so well. An ENS report on the symposium is here. – […]

Video: From Cairo to London, interfaith art brings message of peace

[Episcopal News Service] The arts may be one of the most effective mediums for building bridges, says the Rev. Paul-Gordon Chandler, the Episcopal priest responsible for the journey of 25 life-size painted fiberglass donkeys from Cairo to St. Paul’s Cathedral in London, where they will be on display in the south nave aisle until Sept. […]