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COVID-19 Updates: New CDC Guidance & Tool for Tracking Local Metrics

COVID-19 Updates: New CDC Guidance & Tool for Tracking Local Metrics

  On July 27, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released updated guidance for vaccinated people to maximize protection and spread of the Delta variant, including wearing masks indoors and in areas where the virus is surging. Following the CDC announcement, Illinois Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike announced that Illinois will follow the CDC’s recommendations. The CDC Covid Data…

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Consecration Postponed; Assisting Bishop To Be Appointed / Consagración Pospuesta; Obispo Asistente Será Nombrado 

  In a video recorded yesterday in Chicago, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry announced that the ordination and consecration of Bishop-elect Paula Clark has been postponed from August 28 to a date to be determined in consultation with the bishop-elect and her doctors. “We continue to have every expectation that Bishop-elect Clark will make a recovery…

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Emergency Grants Make Online Worship Possible

In 2020, both Bishop and Trustees and Bishop Lee made pools of emergency funding available to congregations adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic. St. Ann’s, Woodstock and Good Shepherd, Macomb both received emergency grants to upgrade their worship technology. While their projects were initially intended to help reach church members during lockdowns, the investments are continuing…

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