The Rev Michael W Hopkins

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Gender Male
Industry Religion
Occupation Episcopal Priest (retired)
Location Hornell, New York, United States
Introduction Michael W Hopkins is an Episcopal Priest who serves as priest-in-charge at the Church of the Redeemer in Addison, NY. After graduation from seminary in 1988, he studied in the doctoral program in Liturgical Theology at the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC. He served parishes in Glenn Dale, Maryland, and Rochester, New York. Michael was President of Integrity, the advocacy group for LGBTQ Episcopalians and their supporters, from 1998-2003. He received an MFA from Seattle Pacific University in 2019. He now lives in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York with his husband John Clinton Bradley. He also serves as Executive Director of the Finger Lakes SPCA in Bath, NY, and as Chair of the Board of CASA-Trinity, a multi-county provider of addiction and mental health services. He is the author of Called to Act: The Origins of Christian Responsibility.
Interests Theology & Liturgy: Baptism and Eucharist, Creation, Biblical Interpretation, Political & Social Theology. Personal: Animal Care, Mental Health Advocacy, Writing, Travel.