Diocese of Delaware

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December 10, 2017

Newly ordained and consecrated Diocese of Delaware Bishop Kevin Brown listens to Presiding Bishop Michael Curry. Photo: Diocese of Delaware

[Episcopal Diocese of Delaware] It was a joyful day in Dover, Delaware, on Dec. 9, when the Rt. Rev. Kevin S. Brown was...

July 16, 2017

The Rev. Kevin S. Brown, rector of of the Church of the Holy Comforter in Charlotte, North Carolina, was elected July 15 as the 11th bishop of Delaware. Photo: Diocese of Delaware

[Episcopal Diocese of Delaware] Delaware’s Episcopalians on July 15 elected the Rev. Kevin S. Brown of...

May 7, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Delaware has announced a slate of four nominees to stand for election as the 11th bishop of the diocese.

The four nominees are:

The Rt. Rev. Laura J. Ahrens, bishop suffragan, Diocese of Connecticut; The Very...

May 5, 2016

[Episcopal News Service] Bishop Wayne Wright of the Episcopal Diocese of Delaware has announced that he intends to retire early in 2017 and has called for the election of his successor.

The diocesan Standing Committee will now begin planning for the election of the next bishop.

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May 9, 2013

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church bishops of Rhode Island and Delaware both were active supporters of the legislative processes that led to those two states becoming the 10th and 11th states to allow same-sex marriage, and now they are working with their dioceses to respond...

January 17, 2008

Many visitors to St. Barnabas' Episcopal Church in Wilmington, Delaware, are immediately struck by the hangings that decorate the front of the church and the matching vestments worn by the clergy as they administer the sacraments.

What started as a one-time project in 2004 evolved into...

December 17, 2007

Starting in 1950s, the Episcopal Diocese of Delaware has had a series of active, rewarding companion relationships with three African and three Caribbean dioceses. These connections culminated with the experience of being twinned with the Diocese of Pretoria, South Africa, through the demise of...

April 25, 2007

The 222nd meeting of the Episcopal Diocese of Delaware's annual convention opened in silence and prayer for the victims of the April 16 shootings at Virginian Polytechnic Institute and State University, and for all young people.

The theme of the two-day convention, hosted by St. Peter's...

April 22, 2007

The Rev. Canon Lloyd S. Casson, clergyman and noted leader in the Episcopal Church, will be honored June 3 by the Wilmington, Delaware community and his parish as he officially retires after 43 years of ministry.

A native Delawarean, Casson has served for 10 years as the rector of the...

Camp Arrowhead, located on the shore of the Rehoboth Bay in Lewes, is owned and operated by the