Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Remembering Martin Luther King

These are the remarks that I made at the opening of the service of commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo on Wednesday April 4, 2018 … Continue reading

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From Prayer, through Sorrow, to Action

Moving from Prayer through Sorrow to Action A Holy Week Message from Bishop Franklin  Last Saturday I was, with many other Episcopalians clergy and lay, at the Buffalo March for Our Lives in Niagara Square. Like many of these large … Continue reading

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A CHILDREN’S CRUSADE: THEN AND NOW

This is the sermon I preached to the General Board of Examining Chaplains of the Episcopal Church and the readers of the General Ordination Exams.   We were gathered the week after the shooting in Parkland, Florida.  The sermon was preached … Continue reading

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