The Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem
Transition Committee
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TRANSITION EVENTS

Bethlehem Bishop Search WALKABOUTS: April 17-20, 2018

Join us for a great opportunity for members of our Diocese to interact with our Bishop Nominees in a townhall-style meeting. ALL ARE WELCOME!

Tuesday, April 17, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.:
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall, PA

Wednesday, April 18, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.:
St. Alban's Episcopal Church 2848 St. Albans Drive, Sinking Spring, PA

Thursday, April 19, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.:
St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Livestreamed here) 276 Church Street, Montrose, PA

Friday, April 20, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.:
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church 35 S. Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA

If you are unable to attend a walkabout session in person, please join us on Thursday evening, April 19th, for the Livestreamed Walkabout. Gather your friends and have a walkabout party! Watch the livestreamed walkabout from your home, your church, or wherever you may be!







ELECTING CONVENTION: April 28, 2018

Canonically resident clergy and elected lay delegates will elect the next Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem.

Registration is now open for the electing convention of the Diocese of Bethlehem. The electing convention will be held at the Cathdedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyadotte St, Bethlehem, PA, and begin at 10am. The day will include celebration of eucharist, election of the ninth bishop of the diocese and lunch. There is no fee for this event, but registration is required. Deadline to register is Friday, April 20th.


Register Here


For details on the electing convention, including the agenda and rules of convention, please visit the Diocesan website.







BISHOP SEAN'S FAREWELL: May 12, 2018

We will celebrate and give thanks to Bishop Sean for all that he has done for our Diocese. All are welcome to join!

12:30 p.m.: Eucharist Service
St. Stephen's Episcopal Pro-Cathedral 35 S. Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA
2 p.m.: Reception
Genetti Hotel and Conference Center 77 Market Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA


All are welcome! There is no charge to attend this event, but we need attendees to register by April 23, 2018.





CONSECRATION OF THE IX BISHOP: September 15, 2018

11 a.m.: Eucharist Service
First Presbyterian Church 3231 W. Tilghman Street, Allentown, PA






DIOCESAN CONVENTION AND SEATING OF THE NEW BISHOP: October 12 & 13, 2018



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