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The Episcopal Church in Mississippi

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About The Episcopal Church in Mississippi

Founded in 1826

One Church in Mission: Inviting, Transforming, Reconciling

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Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Hattiesburg, MS

2017 Pine Belt Tornado

The Diocese of Mississippi provided assistance through gift card ministries, repair cost assistance, and helping to meet other unmet needs in Hattiesburg and Petal after tornadoes damaged or destroyed approximately 1,400 homes in January 2017.


The Rt. Rev. Brian R. Seage

Bishop of Mississippi

The Rev. Canon Paul Stephens

Canon to the Ordinary for Transitions and Congregational Development / Safe Church Intake Officer

The Rev. Canon J. Brian Ponder

Canon for Administration and Finance

The Rev. Annie Elliott

Safe Church Intake Officer

Ms. Liley Gilbert


Mrs. Peggy Jones

Assistant to the Bishop

The Rev. Scott Lenoir

Editor, "The Mississippi Episcopalian"

Mrs. Whitney Robinson

Diocesan Missioner for Children and Youth Formation

Mrs. Suzanne Phillips Smith

Administrative Assistant to the Canons

Ms. Julia Marks Young