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Audrey Scanlan
eleventh bishop of the episcopal diocese of central pennsylvania
eleventh bishop of the episcopal diocese of central pennsylvania
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moving
Dear friends, We have moved my blog to a new location within the diocesan website. The new title for the blog is "On the Way" and the location is www.diocesecpa.org/blog There will also be a  link to the blog on the home page of the new website for our dioc...

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passion and purpose
A story from the desert fathers:  Abba Lot came to Abba Joseph and said: Father, according as I am able, I keep my little rule, and my little fast, my prayer, meditation and contemplative silence; and, according as I am able, I strive to cleanse my heart of...
passion and purpose
passion and purpose
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Convention 2017
On our way to Convention 2017 in Hershey (PA) at the Antique Auto Museum (!). Stop back next week for a new blog post and look on Face Book before then for updates from Convention!

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identity
In the past 59 years, I have had at least four names-  five, if you count the name that my parents had planned on giving me before I was born, and then changed at the last minute (that name was "Lindsay"). I was born Audrey Lynn Hunter.  "Audrey" after my f...
identity
identity
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back in the saddle
                                        Dear friends, What a week. I have been at the House of Bishops fall meeting which was held, this year, in the Diocese of Alaska among many faithful Episcopalians living in Fairbanks and small, remote villages. (The Di...

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Alaska
I am away this week in Fairbanks, Alaska at the House of Bishops fall meeting. What follows is a re-posting of some of my photos that I have already posted on Facebook describing our time here, so far. Some people have asked why the House of Bishops is meet...
Alaska
Alaska
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from sea to shining sea
In the past month, I have had the pleasure of spending time
with my toes in both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans and have reaped the
salty benefits of both. My visit to the Atlantic was part of my annual pilgrimage “Down
East” to places around Casco Bay...
from sea to shining sea
from sea to shining sea
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vacation looms
                                Dear friends, There’s so much that I am learning about living faithfully
by being here in Central Pennsylvania and paying attention to all of the work
around me, especially the work of those who labor in the fields and depend...

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what do you do all day?
As I sat at a traffic light this morning, I looked across
the road at the corn field, admired the neat rows of growing plants and hummed
that famous line from “Oklahoma!:”   “The
corn is as high as a elephant’s eye.” It was a long wait at the light, and so ...
what do you do all day?
what do you do all day?
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Wholeness. Circles.
There’s a word that I’ve been using, lately,
in my meditation and prayer to guide me in living faithfully.  It’s not a new word to spring forth from my
mouth, but I’m giving it some extra attention these days.  It is: “wholeness.” Wholeness. I think of whol...
Wholeness. Circles.
Wholeness. Circles.
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