Women of Faith

In 2018, at Choral Evensong on the five Sundays in Lent before Palm Sunday, we welcomed visiting preachers on the theme of “Women of Faith,” culminating on March 18 when we were joined by delegates from around the Anglican Communion attending the UN Assembly meetings organized by the UN Commission on the Status of Women.


February 18, Lent 1: Shiphrah and Puah
preached by the Reverened Canon Anne Mallonee, Executive Vice President and Chief Ecclesiastical Officer of the Church Pension Group, and Honorary Assistant of Saint Thomas Church.

February 25, Lent 2: Lydia
preached by Dr. Michael DeLashmutt, Academic Dean of The General Theological Seminary.

March 4, Lent 3: Florence Li Tom-Oi
preached by the Reverend Lynn Sanders, Vicar of St. Bartholomew’s Church, New York City.

March 11, Lent 4: Nancy Jane Hughes
preached by the Very Reverend Kurt Dunkle, Dean of The General Theological Seminary.

March 18, Lent 5: Martha and Mary
preached by the Reverend Mother Ezgi Perkins, Assistant Rector for Younger Adults, Families, and Community, St. Andrew’s Church, Kansas City, Missouri.