RIP: Former Chicago Bishop Suffragan William Wiedrich

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VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA RIP: Former Chicago Bishop Suffragan William Wiedrich Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Curate Diocese of Nebraska Featured Jobs & Calls Submit an Event Listing Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL In this 1994 photo, Diocese of Chicago Bishop Suffragan William Wiedrich, second from left, joins other Chicago-area faith leaders in an ecumenical service for those living with HIV/AIDS. Photo: Jack Spratt/Episcopal News Service[Episcopal News Service] Bishop William Wiedrich, suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago from 1991 to 1997, died on Nov. 26 at an assisted living facility in Muskegon, Michigan.He was 83 and had suffered from Alzheimer’s disease for some time, according to an announcement from Diocese of Chicago Bishop Jeffrey Lee.Wiedrich was born in 1931 in Stambaugh, Michigan, and in 1956 received his Master of Divinity degree from Bexley Hall Seminary. He was ordained a deacon in 1956 and a priest in 1957 by Diocese of Northern Michigan Bishop Herman R. Page Jr.Wiedrich spent the first 25 years of his ministry in Northern Michigan, serving congregations in Newberry, Munising, Houghton and Sault Ste. Marie. In 1981, he became rector of the historic Grace Episcopal Church across from the state capitol in Madison, Wisconsin.In October 1990, at age 59, he was elected bishop suffragan in Chicago, and he was ordained and consecrated on Feb. 23, 1991. When he was elected, then-Bishop of Chicago Frank Griswold (who later was elected the 25th presiding bishop of The Episcopal Church) said Wiedrich “brings with him a wealth of experience, particularly in small congregations…. He has a pastor’s heart and a wonderful way of weaving story into the proclaiming of the Gospel.”Wiedrich is survived by his wife, Tress, and their sons, Tom and Bill. Funeral services are pending.last_img read more

Benn vs Formella: Fabio Wardley says David Allen was right to retire instead of pursuing future domestic showdown | Boxing News

first_img Wardley’s fake moustache certainly got Vallily fired up at the Fight Camp “Yeah I would have [been the wrong fight for Allen],” said Wardley. “I think Dave knows that as well hence when we even spoke to him about the possibility of me and him fighting on the 21st, when we were both struggling for opponents, and he turned it down.“He knew already that I was the wrong opponent for him, the wrong fight for him. I would have been too young and too fresh, and I definitely still have that fire in me, where it was lacking in him.“I just think he knew all that well in advance going into it and just didn’t want to put himself through that.”Watch Fabio Wardley vs Richard Lartey on this Saturday’s Conor Benn-Sebastian Formella bill, from 7pm on Sky Sports. David Allen has called an end to his professional boxing career 0:39 Fabio Wardley ruthlessly stopped Simon Vallily at Fight Camp Fabio Wardley believes he is too fresh and has too much “fire” for David Allen, who had considered a domestic showdown before announcing his retirement.The unbeaten 25-year-old faces Richard Lartey as chief support on the Conor Benn-Sebastian Formella bill on Saturday, live on Sky Sports, after claiming the English heavyweight title in August. Fabio Wardley returns against Richard Lartey live on Sky Sports Fabio Wardley returns against Richard Lartey live on Sky Sports