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Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia
11827 Canon Blvd., Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23606-3071
757-423-8287 Main
800-582-8292 Toll Free
757-595-0783 Fax

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Outreach Ministries
Our Diocese supports a variety of important ministries. Learn more here.


The Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia is actively supporting many ministries such as:

Outreach Ministries
Outreach Ministries help develop and support programs both within our parishes and all across the diocese, addressing current issues by using the faith and spirituality of the Christian Gospel. The department serves as a conduit between its commissions, diocesan convocations and parish outreach organizations while fostering cooperation and mutual ministry between diocesan outreach organizations, nationwide church programs, interdenominational outreach organizations and government agencies.

Seeds of Hope Grants

Boy’s Home

Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD)
Diocesan ERD Coordinator: The Rev. Keith Emerson, St. Paul's Suffolk, 757-539-2478

Jackson-Feild Homes, Inc.

Mission of the Holy Spirit (R.E.A.C.H.)

Norfolk Urban Outreach Ministry

Refugee & Migrant Ministries
Mr. Edward Havrand, 757-437-7270

United Thank Offering (UTO)

Virginia Institute for Pastoral Care (VIPCare)

The Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy

Last Published: May 7, 2018 2:28 PM