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"Connecting to the Inside Man"
Guest speaker was Bishop Dan Herzog
Retired Bishop of Albany N.Y.
(Was also our guest speaker in 2013)

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Bishop Dan Herzog our guest speaker (2020)

Recorded talks are now available (Click below)
Talk 1
Talk 2
Talk 3
Talk 4

Bishop Dan Herzog was born in 1941 in Ogdensburg, NY, about 60 miles south of Ottawa and grew up listening to the CBC. He is a graduate of St Bonaventure Franciscan Catholic University, and holds a master's degree from St Lawrence University. He did his theological studies at Nashotah House in Wisconsin from which he received an honorary Doctor of Divinity in 1998 He and his wife Carol were married in 1965 and they have four sons and a daughter, as well as 14 grandchildren, the joy of their life. He was raised in the Roman Catholic Church and they joined the EpiscopalChurch after they were married. From 1967-1995 he was Director of Personnel at a large psychiatric hospital. He was ordained in 1971, and served a five year curacy as a non-stipendiary priest. During 1973 they came into the renewing power of the Holy Spirit. In 1976 then Father Dan responded to a request to come and reactivate a church on the St Lawrence (opposite Brockville, ON) which had been closed. He and Carol agreed to try it, went for an initial three months, and stayed for 19 years. It was during this time that he had fellowship with some clergy in Ontario Diocese He attended the first Anglican Renewal Ministries Clergy leadership Training Institute in Montreal in 1994 and the first Canadian Alpha conference in Toronto in 1995. In 1995 he was called to be Rector of Christ Church, Schenectady, an large inner-city AngloCatholic parish with twenty years of solid charismatic renewal. During his tenure Christ Church became the first Episcopal parish in the U.S. to introduce the Alpha Course.
He served for several years as an Alpha advisor in the US. He has been active in the Cursillo apostolate as well.In 1997 he was elected Bishop of Albany on the first ballot and consecrated that fall. He served until 2007.Since retiring Bishop Dan has been Chaplain of Christ the King Spiritual Life Center in Greenwich NY as well as acting Director of the Oratory of Christ the Healer at that Center. As bishop, he established this Center and it is a gift to the spiritual life of the Diocese of Albany.  He has also led Clergy Retreats and renewal weekends including Montreal FLAME 2013. 
During retirement, he has lead 4 parish re-starts, the fourth being St. Augustine’s. Ilion, NY where he started for 3 weeks and has now been there for 5 years. He now lives in the vicinity of this parish and so has had to give up most of his work with the Spiritual Center.

 Past Montreal Flame 2013

For more information on the 2013 program, please see these pages:

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