Diocese of Taiwan notified of successful canonical consent process

Bishop-Elect Chang ordination and consecration on February 22, 2020
November 21, 2019

The Episcopal Diocese of Taiwan has received notification from Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, that Bishop-Elect Lennon Yuan-Rung Chang has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process detailed in Canon III.11.3.

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

The Rev. Dr. Lennon Yuan-Rung Chang was elected Bishop on August 3, 2019.  His consecration and ordination service will be on February 22, 2020.