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Out of Deep Waters: Retired bishops say brokenness wrought by Katrina brought grace

[Episcopal News Service – New Orleans, Louisiana] In the days after Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath devastated the dioceses they led, now retired-Mississippi Bishop Duncan Gray III and his Louisiana counterpart at that time, now retired-Bishop Charles Jenkins discuss the days immediately after the storm and reflect on its lessons 10 years later. “A church […]

Out of Deep Waters: Priests reflect on Mississippi parish’s Katrina experience

[Episcopal News Service – Gulfport, Mississippi] Ten years after Hurricane Katrina wiped the building that housed St. Mark’s Episcopal Church from its seaside location, the parish’s retired rector and its current priest-in-charge reflect on the storm and its aftermath for the 169-year-old congregation. The Rev. James “Bo” Roberts, who was St. Mark’s rector for 44 […]

Out of Deep Waters: Gulf Coast, Episcopal Church remembers Katrina

Tragic loss, enormous betrayal and new partnerships follow in storm’s wake

[Episcopal News Service – Gulf Coast] It was Sunday; just six days after Hurricane Katrina had ripped a swath of death and destruction across the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Mississippi. It was time for church. No matter that Katrina had wiped the building known as St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Gulfport from its Gulf-side […]