Watch an edited video of the Diocesan Service of Lament on YouTube.
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry has joined other faith leaders in calling for a national day of mourning and lament on June 1 as the United States exceeds 100,000 documented deaths from COVID-19.
Join Bishop Shannon and the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont for an online Diocesan Service of Lament at 12:15 p.m. There will also be a focus on lament during the 8:00 a.m. service of morning prayer and the 8:00 p.m. service of compline.
Join all three services by using this link or by dialing in from any phone using the following information: dial (646) 876-9923, code 531110497# If you are asked for a password, it is RockPoint.
Download the order of service.
Bishop Shannon also encourages Vermont Episcopal churches to ring their bells at 12:00 p.m. on June 1. Please make sure only one person is present to ring the bell.