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2020 Convocation & Synod

CANONICAL REQUIREMENTS

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

Diocesan Council

Positions Needed:

  • 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.

To submit a nominee for any of the above, please complete this form and email it to Canon Ben Bowman no later than August 10, 2020.

Constitution and Canons Committee

Positions Needed:

  • 2 Clergy positions for 3 years

To submit a nominee for any of the above, please complete this form and email it to Canon Ben Bowman no later than August 10, 2020.

REQUESTING TO BE EXCUSED FROM SYNOD

Clergy, if you will not be able to attend synod, please email Ben Bowman (bbowman@adhope.org) to request to be excused from synod. Please bear in mind that Synod will be online this year.

OUR MISSION

The Diocese of Christ our Hope’s mission is to plant, equip, and multiply disciple-making Anglican churches, and to support and serve their people and leaders in Christian life and mission.

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