Bishop Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows

Bishop Jennifer’s Remarks at Interfaith Moment of Action for Hate Crimes Legislation

This morning, Bishop Jennifer joined with faith leaders at the Statehouse for an interfaith moment of action to pray for and demand full, just and inclusive anti-bias crime legislation in Indiana. Her remarks are below: Good morning, Like many of you, I come from a tradition that offers prayers of lamentation in the wake of […]

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Bishop Jennifer’s Statement on Lambeth 2020

Dear ones, Last week, I gathered with my fellow bishops from across the church at Kanuga for a week of reflection, immersion in the Way of Love with Presiding Bishop Curry, and discussion about the issues facing the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion. It was a prayerful and productive time, and I am grateful […]

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Sean Cox Appointed Associate for Transitions and Congregational Development

The Rev. Dr. Sean Cox, who will begin work on May 1 as the diocese’s new associate for transitions and congregational development, knows that clergy transitions can be an anxious time for congregations. And, as it happens, he’s got some experience helping people deal with anxiety. “I spent almost 23 years in parish ministry, then […]

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Pathways Priest

Title: Pathways to Vitality Initiative — Pathways Priest Classification: Full Time Reports To: Canon to the Ordinary for Congregational Development Target Start Date: June 1, 2019 To apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, updated OTM profile by May 7 to Canon Kristin White, Canon to the Ordinary for Congregational Development and Leadership. The Pathways to Vitality Initiative in the Diocese of […]

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Diocesan Convention Delegates and Clergy: Join us for Neighborhood Gatherings this Spring

At our Diocesan Convention in 2018, IndyDio voted in favor of a resolution to experiment with a new way of governance by gathering lay delegates and clergy by region, or “neighborhood.” With the goals of helping delegates and clergy to know each other better, developing the role of convention delegate, and broadening participation in ideas […]

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From Bishop Jennifer: One Book One Diocese Lenten Study

Dear Ones, Some of you may know that in the wake of the killing of young black boys like Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice, I pulled my name from consideration in bishop search processes believing it impossible for me to raise my own young black son and serve the church in this way.  That is, […]

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