Bishop Elections

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January 6, 2020

[Episcopal Church in Minnesota] The Standing Committee is pleased to announce three petition candidates for the 10th bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota:

The Rev. Kara Wagner Sherer, rector, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Chicago, Illinois The Rev. Robert Two Bulls, vicar, All Saints...

December 16, 2019

The Rev. Poulson Reed. Photo: Diocese of Oklahoma

[Diocese of Oklahoma] The Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma elected the Rev. Poulson Reed as bishop coadjutor to become the sixth diocesan bishop on Dec. 14 at St. Paul’s Cathedral in...

December 4, 2019

[Diocese of Pittsburgh] Pittsburgh Bishop Dorsey W.M. McConnell announced Dec. 4 that he plans to retire in the spring of 2021.

McConnell has led the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh since 2012.  He was elected by diocesan lay leaders and clergy in April of that year and was consecrated...

December 2, 2019

[Diocese of Alabama] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama on Dec. 2 announced the slate of candidates for the 12th bishop of the Diocese of Alabama. Following a period of listening and discernment led by the Search Committee, the candidates selected are the Rev. Glenda...

November 25, 2019

[Episcopal Diocese of Missouri] The Episcopal Diocese of Missouri elected the Rev. Deon K. Johnson as its 11th diocesan bishop Nov. 23 at Christ Church Cathedral in St. Louis. He was elected on the first ballot during an election that involved 164 voting delegates. He received 71 votes from lay...

November 22, 2019

[Episcopal Church in Minnesota] The Standing Committee announces the slate of candidates who will appear on the ballot for the tenth bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota on January 25, 2020.

The candidates are (alphabetical order):

The Rev. Abbott Bailey, canon to the...

November 18, 2019

[Diocese of Georgia] The Rev. Frank Logue has been elected the 11th bishop to lead the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia. Currently the canon to the ordinary for the diocese, he was elected Nov.16 on the first ballot during an election that took place in the Lane-Nessmith Center at Georgia Southern...

November 14, 2019

[Diocese of Lexington] On Nov. 1, at the Special Convention for the Diocese of Lexington held at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Winchester, Kentucky, the first order of business was the election of the eighth bishop of Lexington.

Bishop...

October 2, 2019

[Diocese of Oklahoma] The Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma is excited to announce the nominees for the sixth bishop of the Diocese of Oklahoma. Following a yearlong search and discernment process, the Search Committee announces that the nominees are the Rev. Scott Gunn, the Rev. Greg Methvin and...

September 23, 2019

[Diocese of Southern Virginia] The Diocese of Southern Virginia elected the Rev. Susan B. Haynes as its 11th Bishop at its Special Council in Dinwiddie on Sept. 21.

One of six nominees, Haynes was elected on the eighth ballot. Haynes, the rector of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in...

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