International Atlantic Province
News you need now!
Chuck Perfater is really retiring! The call is out for names to be considered for the position of Provincial Coordinator. Email your suggestions to Bishop Provenzano and Canon Ballentine by October 21. The job description and skill list are linked here.
Haiti Relief: Please direct all donations for Haiti hurricane relief through Episcopal Relief and Development. This will ensure that your donation is used as you intend.
What else is going on?
Anti-Racism Conference November 12 - Cranberry, NJ. Heidi Kim, facilitator.
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Video: Presiding Bishop speaks at Rome’s Joel Nafuma Refugee Center
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry speaks outside St. Paul’s Within the Walls Episcopal Church in Rome, home to the Joel Nafuma Refugee Center, a long-established Episcopal-led ministry of radical hospitality.
What is Province II?
Province II is one of the nine provinces of the Episcopal Church and is also known as the International Atlantic Province. Geographically, the province includes the 6 dioceses of New York, the 2 dioceses of New Jersey and the off-shore dioceses of Haiti, the Virgin Islands and the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe.
Activities of the Province
We coordinate ministries and share resources with dioceses throughout the province. At least once every three years prior to General Convention, we meet as a Synod. This gives the deputies to convention a chance to meet together and explore the issues that will be facing convention. We invite new possibilities. We are looking for ways to re-vision and empower ministry throughout the province.
The Provincial Council
The governing body of the province is the Provincial Council and the Executive Coordinator manages the operations. Meet the members of the council...
General Convention 2018 dates announced: July 5 – July 13 in Austin, TX. More info...
The role of the province is to serve as a center of ministry through