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Licensed Lay Ministers

Licensed Lay Ministers

The Bishop will license a lay person at the request of the priest in charge. In order to be considered ...
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Supply Clergy

Supply Clergy

The clergy listed here have indicated their availability for short-term supply work in RI churches. The current list of clergy ...
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Substitute/Supply Organists

Substitute/Supply Organists

If you need an organist the Rhode Island American Guild of Organists website maintains a list of musicians you can ...
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Diocesan Cycle of Prayer

Diocesan Cycle of Prayer 1 Advent 2018–Last ...

The 2018-2019 Diocesan Cycle of Prayer is available for congregations to use in their weekly intercessions. Each congregation is prayed for during ...
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Litany in the Wake of a Mass Shooting

Litany in the Wake of a Mass Shooting

Bishops United Against Gun Violence, a group of more than 80 Episcopal bishops working to curtail the epidemic of gun ...
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Safe Church Training

Safe Church

The Episcopal Church and the Diocese of Rhode Island recognize the potential for harm when a priest, lay employee or volunteer ...
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Hymnals

Hymnals

Music in the Episcopal Church can be as diverse as its worship services. Although final authority over the music used ...
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Permission for Remarriage

Permission for Remarriage

The bishop must give permission for remarriage when either or both parties have been married or in a civil union that ...
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Two churches share bulletins & website

Two churches share bulletins & website

Collaborative communications creates efficiency and builds confidence for two small churches by Dave Seifert Worship bulletins, websites, newsletters and formation ...
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Resources for Choirs

Resources for Choirs

Resources for Adult / Parish Choirs The Taize Community Small Church Choirs – Resources / Ideas – For church choirs with ...
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Handbells

Handbells

Bells have had a long history in the church and were used all over Europe to toll time and to ...
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Altar Guild

Altar Guild

The ministry of the Altar Guild is to care for the altar, vestments, vessels, and altar linens of the parish. Altar ...
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Acolytes

Acolytes

In contemporary Anglicanism, "acolytes" is a general term which covers not only servers, torchbearers, and lighters of candles but also ...
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Royal School of Church Music

Royal School of Church Music

The Royal School of Church Music is a structured choral training program that provides a framework for choral singers to ...
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Altar Bread Recipe

Altar Bread Recipe

Making your own altar bread can be a spiritual practice as well as a gift to your congregation. Several recipes ...
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