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NYC Church to Remove 2 Plaques Honoring Robert E. Lee

Leaders of a New York Episcopal diocese say they’ll remove two plaques honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a church property in Brooklyn. Bishop Lawrence Provenzano, leader of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, told Newsday the two plaques outside St. John’s Episcopal Church are being removed Wednesday. The United Daughters of the Confederacy markers commemorate the spot where Lee is said to have planted a tree while serving in the U.S. Army at Fort Hamilton in New York in the 1840s. Two decades later, he became commander of…

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Church of the Good Shepherd

I took this shot late on a cold winters afternoon at Lake Tekapo New Zealand. The last of the sunlight was lighting up the side of the church. Adobe Lightroom 4. Canon EOS Rebel T2i, Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM. Mac users: download Macdrops the official InterfaceLIFT app for Mac OS X. … Church of the Good Shepherd

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