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The Episcopal Diocese
of New York

1047 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10025
Tel: (212) 316-7400
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Mission Contacts

The Rt. Rev. Mary D. Glasspool

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Assistant Bishop 13Assistant Bishop Work Phone: 212-316-7442

Ms. Michelle Chang

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Executive Assistant to the Bishop Suffragan and the Assistant Bishop 17 Work Phone: 212-316-7484 Work Fax: 212-316-7405

The Rev. Yamily Bass-Choate

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Liaison for Global Mission 2Global Mission Work Phone: 212-316-7432 Work Fax: 212-316-7405
 

2015 Convention Resolution on Dalit Rights

Whereas, The Diocese of New York recognizes the human rights violation of discrimination based on caste and descent:

[4] Resolved: that the 239th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of New York condemn the human rights violation of discrimination based on caste and descent and supports its elimination particularly as it occurs within the United States both within and outside the Church; and further[5] Resolved: that the 239th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of New York call on congregations in the Diocese of New York to acknowledge the fundamental injustice of caste-and descent-based discrimination, a clear human rights violation; and further[6] Resolved: that the Episcopal Diocese of New York engage in legislative advocacy and education to raise awareness of the pervasive nature of this human rights violation; and further[7] Resolved: that the Episcopal Diocese of New York charge the India Network with the preparation of an e-mail document outlining caste-and descent-based discrimination and the atrocities associated with it, such document to be distributed to all Diocesan parishes before the next Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of New York.

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