2020 Convocation & Synod
CHURCH DELEGATIONS TO SYNOD
As a reminder, all clergy of our Diocese are required to attend Synod, as are the lay delegates elected by each church. In addition, in accordance with our Canons, we require a report from each congregation and mission, listing their delegation.
Rectors and Planting Priests, please fill out this form to submit the delegation for your congregation or mission.
The deadline to turn in your Church Delegation is August 10, 2020.
CANONICAL COMMITTEES, NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS
1 Northeast Lay position for 3 years
1 Mid-Atlantic Lay position for 3 years
1 Southeast Lay position for 3 years
1 Mid-Atlantic Clergy position for 2 years
Please note: in accordance with our Canons, several current Diocesan Council members are standing for re-election for a 2nd term. Nominees who are currently on the Diocesan Council will be evaluated alongside any new nominees before arriving at a final slate of nominees to be presented at Synod.
For further details on the nomination and election process for Diocesan Council, please see Title I, Canon 3, Section 2 of our Canons.
Constitution and Canons Committee
2 Clergy positions for 3 years
REQUESTING TO BE EXCUSED FROM SYNOD
Clergy, if you will not be able to attend synod, please email Ben Bowman (email@example.com) to request to be excused from synod. Please bear in mind that Synod will be online this year.