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October 23, 2017

Barbara Miles, chair of the General Convention’s Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance, makes a list of the subcommittees into which the members split up to drill down into the 2019-21 budget. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/ Episcopal News Service

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October 21, 2017

Oklahoma Bishop Ed Konieczny speaks during a break in the Executive Council meeting Oct. 19 with Tess Judge (center), chair of council’s Joint Standing Committee on Finances for Mission, and committee member the Rev. Mally Lloyd. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service...

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of Delaware that Bishop-Elect Kevin Scott Brown has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process.

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September 13, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] More than 125 bishops of the Episcopal Church will gather in Fairbanks, Alaska to pray, bless the land, visit missions, and discuss the business of the church at the House of Bishops September 21 – 26.

Hosted by Diocese of Alaska Bishop Mark...

June 23, 2017

One of the goals of the College for Bishops is to connect new bishops. Diocese of Spokane Bishop Gretchen Rehberg (ordained March 18), left, and Diocese of Central New York Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe (ordained Dec. 3) and Diocese of Indianapolis Bishop Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows (...

June 23, 2017

Bishop Clay Matthews and Betsy Jutras, College for Bishops administrative assistant and events coordinator, set up a projector for a June 14 session of Living Our Vows, the college’s three-year formation program for new bishops. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service

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Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of San Joaquin that Bishop David Rice has received the required consents, from both bishops with jurisdiction and standing committees of...

Nominations are being accepted for candidates for the position of Bishop Coadjutor for the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti.

The Diocese of Haiti Profile is available in English here

and in French here 

 

The open nomination process for the Bishop Coadjutor of Haiti...

June 5, 2017

Bishop Gary R. Lillibridge hands over the diocesan bishop’s crozier to BishopDavid M.Reed. This cozier has been carried by the bishops of the Diocese of West Texas for 98 years. Photo: John Gaskins

[Diocese of West Texas] The Rt. Rev. David M. Reed was invested...

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of West Texas that Bishop-Elect Jennifer Brooke-Davidson has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process...

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