Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe
A weekend of celebrations April 5-7, 2019 to honor retiring bishop, The Rt. Rev. Pierre Whalon, and to consecrate and welcome Bishop-elect Mark Edington. Find out all about the plans: https://europebishopsearch.org/home
President of the Province The Rev. Dahn Gandell and Vice President, The Rt. Rev. Dr. DeDe Duncan-Probe are planning to attend the festivities!
The Diocese of Haiti
After 25 years of ministry, the Anglican Bishop Jean Zaché Duracin (72 years) retired on March 1, 2019. A Mass of thanksgiving was sung in the Holy Trinity Cathedral for the occasion. Read the news story: https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-27100-icihaiti-religion-mgr-jean-zache-duracin-retires.htm
The Diocese of Western New York
There are three farewell events for The Rt. Rev. William Franklin, two regional gatherings and one more formal service to “Pass the Crozier” from Bishop Bill to Bishop Sean, followed by a reception. The two regional celebrations will be on Sunday March 17 at St. James, Batavia, and on Saturday March 23 at St. Luke’s, Jamestown. On Sunday April 7 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo, there will be a service to celebrate Bishop Bill’s ministry, as well as to welcome formally The Rt. Rev. Sean Rowe as Bishop, Provisional. A reception will follow the service.
Save the Date!!
The tentative Synod 2021 dates are April 22-24, 2021 at The Desmond Hotel, Albany, NY. Please hold these dates on your calendar and plan to have all convention deputies in attendance. Watch the Province II website and the In Prov 2 for more information.