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Presiding Bishop joins the orange stole movement

Presiding Bishop joins the orange stole movement

On June 5th, many Episcopal clergy and congregations followed the call to #WearOrange. The national day for gun violence awareness was celebrated on June 2nd.

The Facebook page, Episcopalians Against Gun Violence, posted a round-up of photos from the web, including one of Presiding Bishop Michael Curry in his own orange stole. A small selection is posted below.

Did your congregation and clergy go orange this Sunday? What do you think of this form of witness?

(Photos courtesy of Episcopalians Against Gun Violence and individual and congregational social media pages. Find plenty more at the link!)

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Thom Forde

Was orange really an appropriate color? It has offensive connotations for Irish Catholics.

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