After much consultation with our Presiding Bishop and a team of health care professionals from our diocese, I am now directing that all meetings, worship, and pastoral care remain online or by other remote means until further notice, effective today. (Click link above to read full text)
New Podcast from Bishop Wright Welcome to For People with Bishop Rob Wright. Bishop Wright serves as the 10th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta. The Diocese of Atlanta is 117 worshipping communities and over 50,000 people. This podcast is a weekly conversation with Bishop Rob Wright focused on responding to tough questions of faith. The purpose at its core is to share with all people conversations of life and faith and where they intersect. Jesus is a cool dude. Listen in to hear honest and fearless dialogue with Bishop Wright centered in faith and the understanding of our call to serve the world by sharing the Gospel of Jesus. Movements of Faith In life, we go through movements. These movements change in each season, and during this season these movements within ourselves may feel impossible to overcome. Join Bishop Wright in a 5-part video series that takes a deeper dive into what these movements look and feel like as a people of faith.
Faith in the Midst of 2 Pandemics with Special Guest Jim Wallis In this podcast episode, Bishop Wright and Jim Wallis explore the narratives of two pandemics, COVID-19 and racism, and how fear and rage lead to hate and violence. They discuss the current state of the country and how we can use guilt, shame, and despair to turn towards a new middle – a middle where partisanship, conviction, and faithfulness can lead people of faith to take up the work of difference-maker in the world lived in today. Listen in to hear more.