The Reverend Margaret Rose will preach our noon service
The Reverend Margaret Rose currently serves as Deputy for Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations, on the staff of Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori. She was ordained in Massachusetts by Bishop John Coburn and her first jobs were as a deacon and Cox Fellow at St. Paul's Cathedral and as Curate at St. John's! In 1992 she was called to Atlanta to be rector of St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church there. She moved to New York City in 2003 to join the staff of the Episcopal Church as Director for Women's Ministries and then as Co-Director for Mission.
Raised in rural Georgia, Margaret studied at Wellesley College and received an A.B. in religion and biblical studies. Further studies included political science at the Institute of Politics in Paris and at the Protestant Instute of Theology there. She hjolds an M.Div from Harvard Divinity School, and a Certificate of Ecumenical Studies from the University of Genea and Ecumenical Institute there. She holds an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a Certificate of Ecumenical Studies from the University of Geneva and Ecumenical Institute of the World Council of Churches.
She is married to Bill Curran and together they have 4 adult children. Her older daughter Hannah was baptized at St. john's and now lives and works in Cambridge!