The Diocese of the Rio Grande was formed in 1952 by the General Convention of The Episcopal Church from the Missionary District of New Mexico and Southwest Texas.
The Diocese encompasses 154,000 square miles of the State of New Mexico and Far West Texas from the Pecos River to the border with Mexico along the Rio Grande.
The Rt. Rev. Michael Buerkel Hunn was elected Bishop of the Diocese of the Rio Grande on May 5, 2018. He was ordained and consecrated Bishop on November 3, 2018, as serves as chief pastor for the 15,000 members of the congregations of the Diocese that comprises the 154,000 square miles of the Diocese.
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"At a smaller encampment on a street in downtown Juárez, El Paso Episcopal priest Cristina Rathbone rounds up a group of children each day for an hour of instruction, with the help of church volunteers."
Newsletter created to provide information and news about the work of the General Convention Office, as well as links to important documents.
St. Michael's, Abq., is seeking a Parish Life Coordinator (30 hours/week) and Administrative Assistant (10 hours/week). Depending upon a candidate's skills, the two positions could potentially be combined.
The Rev. Cristina Rathbone, who for three months while on sabbatical has served the Diocese of Rio Grande in El Paso as a bridge chaplain, accompanies families as they wait their turn to claim asylum and holds daily English and art classes for children.
Now Available - A fiscal and operational analysis of the Bosque Center, LLC and Bishop’s Ridge, LLC was conducted at the request of Bishop Hunn and John Perner.
Excellence in Leadership (EiL) seeks to form courageous, resilient, and faithful leaders who are better equipped to build courageous, resilient, and faithful communities of faith, for the sake of the world.
Eastern New Mexico University offering online courses in the Spring 2020 semester. Classes can be taken for college credit or audited.
Participate in a study of the designated lessons for the coming Sunday to help discover the depths of meaning in the upcoming reading.
The birth, death and resurrection of Christ: from Michelangelo to Tiepolo
High Tea with special guest speaker and Cathedral Commission Composer, Dr. Philip Moore. Proceeds to the Cathedral Choir Tour Fund. Tickets $40/person. Limited to 80 tickets.
World Premier of the 2020 Commissioned Anthem written by Dr. Philip Moore. Written for and dedicated to the Cathedral Choir, the Director of Cathedral Music & Organist, Canon Dr. Maxine Thevenot, and the Very Rev. Kristina Maulden, Dean of the Cathedral of St. John, Abq.
Share a "Music that Makes Community" weekend of singing, worship, and learning in community with Mother Sylvia Miller-Mutia (of St. Mark's, ABQ), David Poole, and Paul Vasile at beautiful Ghost Ranch. Explore the ancient and new practice of paperless (oral/aural tradition) music leadership, sharing songs as people did before music or words were written down.
Love in the church. We preach it. We teach it. We sing it. But, are we learning to live it?
Four part workshop using art, movement and journaling to explore our connection to the divine, our inner wisdom and our individual patterns as we emerge into the best version of ourselves. Facilitated by Sarah Day, CST-T, OTL, MPH.
All ages exploring the bible together through worship and the arts. Rotating Bible study locations beginning in January concluding with summer Vacation Bible School.
EYE20 will be open to current high school students enrolled in 9, 10, 11, 12 grade for 2019/20 school year and between 15 and 19 years old