Navajoland Area Mission

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January 22, 2013

A Navajo rendition of the ascension hangs above the altar at St. Michael’s Church in Upper Fruitland, New Mexico. In addition to Mary, Jesus and St. Michael, it includes a hogan, or traditional Navajo dwelling, the church and and oil derrick. ENS Photo/Lynette Wilson...

June 15, 2012

Alice Mason, tribal elder and lay pastor of St. Michael’s Church in Upper Fruitland, New Mexico, and Bonnie Anderson, president of the House of Deputies, display a Pendleton blanket presented to Anderson by the Episcopal Church in Navajoland “for her continuous and unfailing support to...

August 8, 2010

The Rev. David Bailey was ordained and consecrated bishop of the Episcopal Church in Navajoland Aug. 7 in a ceremony rife with tradition, joy and hope at the Brooks/Isham Performing Arts Center in Kirtland, New Mexico.

Several hundred Diné -- many wearing traditional Navajo clothing --...

June 13, 2010

Delegates to the 34th annual Convocation of the Episcopal Church in Navajoland affirmed their bishop-elect's plan "to move forward on the next part of our journey" toward preparing for the future election of a Navajo as bishop.

The Rev. Canon David Bailey, bishop-elect of Navajoland,...

March 23, 2010

The Rev. Canon David Bailey of Utah was elected as bishop of the Navajoland Area Mission March 24 during the meeting of the House of Bishops at Camp Allen, Texas, pending the required consents from a majority of the church's diocesan standing committees and bishops with jurisdiction.

A...

November 23, 2009

More than 80 participants attending a leadership workshop held by the Episcopal Church in Navajoland (ECN) heard their new "co-leader" the Rev. Canon David Bailey say that it is time for the area mission to move forward.

The Nov. 21 workshop at All Saints Episcopal Church in Farmington,...

October 17, 2009

The Rev. Canon David Bailey of Utah was selected as interim canon to the ordinary of the Episcopal Church in Navajoland (ECN) at a special October 17 convocation in Farmington, New Mexico.

A majority of the 40 delegates who met at All Saints Church selected Bailey in balloting conducted...

August 28, 2009

As anticipated, Bishop Mark MacDonald, national indigenous bishop in the Anglican Church of Canada, has informed Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori of his intention to resign officially as assisting bishop of Navajoland Area Mission in September. MacDonald has been serving in dual...

June 14, 2009

Delegates to the 33rd annual Convocation of the Episcopal Church in Navajoland June 12-14 overwhelmingly approved creation of a leadership conference to facilitate the elections of an interim bishop in September and a Navajo, or Diné, bishop for Navajoland, an area mission of The Episcopal...

June 14, 2009

Delegates to the 33rd annual Convocation of theEpiscopal Church in Navajoland June 12-14 overwhelmingly approved creation of a leadership conference to facilitate the elections of an interim bishop in September and a Navajo, or Diné, bishop for Navajoland, an area mission of The Episcopal...

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