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The Episcopal Church in Minnesota notified of successful canonical consent process

March 30, 2020
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The Episcopal Church in Minnesota has received notification from Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, that Bishop-Elect Craig W. Loya has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process detailed in Canon III.11.3.

In giving consent to his ordination and consecration, Standing Committees and bishops with jurisdiction attest to knowing of “no impediment on account of which” Bishop-Elect Loya ought not to be ordained as bishop, and that his election was conducted in accordance with the Canons.

The Very Rev. Craig W. Loya was elected Bishop on January 25, 2020. 

Iglesia episcopal en Minnesota anunció el exitoso proceso de consentimiento canónico

March 30, 2020

La Iglesia episcopal en Minnesota recibió una notificación del Obispo Presidente y Primado Michael B. Curry y del Registrador de la Convención General, el Reverendo Canónigo Michael Barlowe, de que el obispo electo Craig W. Loya ha recibido la mayoría requerida de consentimientos en el proceso de consentimiento canónico detallado en el Canon III.11.3.

Al dar consentimiento a convertirse en obispo diocesano, los Comités Permanentes y los obispos con jurisdicción dan fe de que “no hay impedimento debido al cual” el obispo electo Loya no deba ser ordenado como obispo, y de que su elección se llevó a cabo de acuerdo con los cánones.

El Muy Reverendo Craig W. Loya fue elegido obispo diocesano el 25 de enero de 2020.

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