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From the Staff @ HIEC

A Moving Coincidcence

Aug 01, 2013

A Moving Coincidence As I often do each summer, I attended the annual conference of the Association of Anglican Musicians. It is an organization of, primarily, musicians who work in the Episcopal Church. It is always a great week of beautiful...

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A bit about hymns

Jun 06, 2013

Do you ever think about it? Or do you just participate, or choose not to? What are hymns, and why we do we sing them? In the book Sing with Understanding…, authors Elrath & McEskew write that a hymn is "...a lyric poem, reverently and...

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Apr 15, 2013

Many years ago, I began keeping a file of quotes, quips, passages of poetry and prose, excerpts of articles that, I thought, had something significant to say, etc. Over the years, that single file has grown to several, over-stuffed folders! I...

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A prayer for Lent, and beyond

Feb 19, 2013

A young man from an Italian family of peasant farmers, Francesco Forgione, entered the order of Capuchin Friars (of the Roman Catholic Church) at the age of 15. He lived from 1887 – 1968, and was canonized by the Pope John Paul II in...

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Our New Chapel Organ

Nov 13, 2012

Many of you have already experienced the beauty of the organ in Christ Chapel. I thought you might find some information about its ancestry interesting. Early in the new millennium, a mechanical action organ was commissioned by Colgate...

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