Public Affairs

Bishop-Elect Ashby ordination and consecration on January 11, 2020
August 6, 2019

The Episcopal Diocese of El Camino Real has received notification from Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, that Bishop-Elect Lucinda Ashby has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process detailed in Canon III.11.3.

In giving consent to her ordination and consecration, Standing Committees and bishops with jurisdiction attest to knowing of “no impediment on account of which” Bishop-Elect Ashby ought not to be ordained as bishop, and that her election was conducted in accordance with the Canons.

The Rev. Canon Lucinda Ashby was elected Bishop on June 1.  Her consecration and ordination service will be on January 11, 2020.

Nancy Cox Davidge
Public Affairs Officer