Title III

Articles

October 16, 2009

Citing Title III, Canon 12, Section 7 of the Canons, Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has accepted the voluntary renunciation of Keith Ackerman in documents dated October 7.

"I have accepted the renunciation of the Ordained Ministry of this Church, made in...

June 12, 2009

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has accepted the renunciations of David C. Bane and Edward MacBurney, following their March 2009 correspondence to her in which they announced their intentions to move to another province.

Bane is the resigned bishop of the...

February 11, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has accepted four bishops' renunciations of ordained ministry in the Episcopal Church, a senior representative of her office has confirmed.

 

The Rev. Dr. Charles Robertson, canon to the Presiding Bishop, said the Presiding Bishop --- in...

August 6, 2003

In the wake of marathon debates over sexuality and Anglican order, the bishops still had energy to spend two hours dissecting the church’s Title III canons on ministry late Thursday afternoon.

By unanimous vote, the bishops adopted the omnibus resolution (A111) from the Standing...

July 30, 2003

A proposal for the direct ordination of priests saw little opposition in its initial hearing Wednesday afternoon.

The proposal is part of resolution A111, the proposed revision of the Episcopal Church’s Title III canons related to ministry, offered by the Standing Commission on Ministry...