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Nominations Convention 88

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

2019 ELECTIVE OFFICES - Nominations Form
 
DIOCESAN COUNCIL   Canon 6          
Term of two years; may serve two terms; may not serve concurrently on Standing Committee or Trustees

Elect 3 Clergy-at-Large

Term Expiring

Not eligible for election:

  • Rev. Dan Burner
  • Rev. Billy Daniel

Eligible for election:

  • Rev. Catherine Tatem

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STANDING COMMITTEE   Article VII 
Term of four years; may not serve consecutive terms; may not serve concurrently on Diocesan Council, Trustee, or COM

Elect 1 Clergy and 1 Lay

Term expiring

Not eligible for election:

  • Ms. Sarah Peters
  • Rev. Rick Hamlin

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TRUSTEES    Canon 7             
Term of three years; no term limits; may not serve concurrently on Diocesan Council or Standing Committee

Elect 3 Clergy or Lay

Term expiring

Eligible for election:

  • Mr. Doug Lyon
  • Mr. Les Kernan
  • Rev.  Ron Young

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COMMISSION ON MINISTRY   Canon 24
Term of three years; may serve two terms; may not serve concurrently on Standing Committee      

Elect 2 Clergy

Term expiring

Not eligible for election:

  • Rev Dahn Gandell 

Eligible for election:

  • Rev. Jimmie Sue Deppe

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DISCIPLINARY BOARD   Canon 21     
Term of three years; seven members – 4 clergy and 3 lay; may serve 2 terms; may not serve concurrently on Standing Committee      
 

Elect 1 Clergy and 1 Lay

Term expiring

Eligible for election:

  • Rev. Dan Linneberg
  • Ms. Catherine Cerulli

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Deputies to General Convention 2021   Canon 4

Term of (3) years; no term limit.

At the annual Convention no less than eighteen months before the General Convention, four

presbyters or deacons and four lay persons shall be elected to represent this Diocese as Deputies

to the General Convention.

Elect 4 Clergy and 4 Lay

2021 General Convention: Baltimore MD - June 30 - July 9

 

 

 

 

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Agape Dinner - video

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Agape Dinner is offered to anyone in the community.  It's held by the folks at St. John's in Clifton Springs.  Watch the video to see how it affects those who come to dinner!

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ROC The Diocese - Time to Register!

Thursday, April 11, 2019

ROC The Diocese 2019! 
HOSTED BY THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF ROCHESTER 
Join fellow youth as we explore Treasured Community!  Enjoy lots of games, music, food, and have fun learning more about your faith!
 

FRIDAY, MAY 3, 5:00PM – 
SUNDAY, MAY 5, 12:30PM
ASBURY CAMP AND RETREAT CENTER 
 
Last year's fun seen HERE

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New President Announced

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

(CRCDS) Dear Friends.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Continuing the invitation to connect The Way of Love, Practices for a Jesus-Centered Life more deeply to the Liturgical Year, The Episcopal Church offers free, downloadable resources for congregations, dioceses, and communities of faith this Easter.
 

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You're Invited - Renewal of Vows / April 13

Friday, March 29, 2019

For the first time, the annual Lenten Renewal of Vows service includes the renewal of Baptismal vows for our Laity. 

This will be open to clergy, and also all who are baptized in our Diocese!

WHEN:  Saturday, April 13, 2019

SERVICE TIME:  11am

WHERE:   St. Peter's, Henrietta

Lunch to follow - Please REGISTER if you plan on staying for lunch!

Telephone: Call Kristy 585-473-2985, leave your name and how many in your group.

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