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Statement on the shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.

Statement on the shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.

Nov 06 2017

My brothers and sisters, once more we stand on the fortunate periphery in absolute horror as another mass shooting occurs in our…

1961 Synodal Statutes of the Diocese of Burlington

1961 Synodal Statutes of the Diocese of Burlington

May 04 2017
Statement on the Shooting at Holy Angels Parish in St. Albans

Statement on the Shooting at Holy Angels Parish in St. Albans

Feb 25 2017

On Thursday, Feb. 23, a shooting took place in the parking lot of Holy Angels Church in St. Albans. The man who…

On the Rosary ….

On the Rosary ….

Jan 26 2017
Statement on the Recent Elections

Statement on the Recent Elections

Nov 16 2016

It has been over a week now since the recent national, state, and municipal elections, a week which has allowed me, and…

Statement on the tragic death of five high school students this past weekend …

Statement on the tragic death of five high school students this past weekend …

Oct 11 2016

My prayers and condolences go out to the families of the young victims who tragically lost their lives in the horrific traffic…

Vacation Musings: “Desert Island Discs”

Vacation Musings: “Desert Island Discs”

Jul 31 2016

There is a podcast out the BBC in England called “Desert Island Discs” in which the host interviews famous English folks about…

Joint statement from Bishop Christopher Coyne and Bishop Thomas Ely

Joint statement from Bishop Christopher Coyne and Bishop Thomas Ely

Jul 08 2016

  We write as two of Vermont’s faith leaders whose hearts are aching in response to the recent acts of violence filling…

Homily from the Mass of Ordination – June 18, 2016

Homily from the Mass of Ordination – June 18, 2016

Jun 18 2016

My brothers and sisters, as we begin this Rite of Ordination I wish to draw our attention back to the words of…

Mass of Ordination and Jubilee of Mercy for Clergy, Saturday June 18

Mass of Ordination and Jubilee of Mercy for Clergy, Saturday June 18

Jun 15 2016

Along with the clergy and the laity of the Diocese of Burlington, I will celebrate the Jubilee for Priests and Seminarians at…