Board of Examining Chaplains

The General Board of Examining Chaplains is charged with preparing “at least annually a General Ordination Examination covering the subject matter set forth in Canon III.8.4(e), and shall conduct, administer, and evaluate it in respect to those Candidates for Holy Orders who have been identified to the Board by their several Bishops” (Canon III.25.1–4).

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January 1, 2007

All examinations are administered in January Year First Day Second Day Day(s) Off Third Day Fourth Day 2007 Tuesday 2 AM + PM Wed. 3 AM + PM Thursday 4 - off...

May 1, 2006

I. The Holy Scriptures The various scholarly approaches to biblical criticism - their values and limitations. Principles and practice of exegesis and hermeneutics. Chronology, history, important personalities in the Old Testament, New Testament and Apocrypha. Geography of...

January 3, 2005

Please review the General Instructions before you begin work on this set of questions and again when you put yours answers in final form.

SET 1: Contemporary Society

Monday, January 3, 2005, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

LIMITED RESOURCES: Bible...

December 2, 2004

The Joint Standing Commission on Nominations, a permanent body of the General Convention charged with identifying persons willing to serve on various committees, is requesting assistance to do so for the following:

Executive Council General Board of Examining Chaplains Trustee of...

January 1, 2004

GENERAL ORDINATION EXAMINATON 2004

Please review the General Instructions before you begin work on this set of questions and again when you put your answers in final form.

SET 1: Christian Theology Monday, January 5, 2004, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. LIMITED RESOURCES: Annotated,...

August 6, 2003

The House of Deputies concurred on Wednesday with the House of Bishops' election of members to the General Board of Examining Chaplains. Elected in the order of bishops are the Rt. Rev. Barry R. Howe, West Missouri, and the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, Nevada, both for six-year terms;...

January 1, 2003

Please review the General Instructions before you begin work on this set of questions and again when you put your answers in final form.

SET 1. Friday, January 3, 2003, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Set 1 addresses principally the canonical area of Liturgy...

April 4, 2002

The Rev. Richard Tombaugh of Connecticut has been appointed administrator of the General Board of Examining Chaplains which carries responsibility for preparing the General Ordination Examination used by most dioceses for prospective clergy as part of the overall assessment of a candidate's...

January 1, 2002

Please review the General Instructions before you begin work on this set of questions and again when you put your answers in final form.

SET 1. Thursday, January 3, 2002, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Set 1 addresses principally the canonical area of Liturgy and Church...

January 1, 2001

Please review the General Instructions before you begin work on this set of questions and again when you put your answers in final form.

SET 1. Thursday, January 4, 2001, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Limited Resources: Bible, in any edition, Book of Common Prayer, and any...

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