The Results of Each Ballot of the Special Electing Convention Held April 28, 2018
Results of the First ballot: The Rev. Canon Kevin D. Nichols has been elected the IX Bishop of the Diocese of Bethlehem
|The Rev. Canon Kevin D. Nichols||The Rev. Canon Ruth Woodliff-Stanley|
In the lay order, 92 ballots were accepted. The number of votes needed to elect in the lay order is 47.
Kevin Nichols received 47 votes
Ruth Woodliff-Stanley received 45 votes
Kevin Nichols received a majority in the lay order.
In the clergy order, 71 ballots were accepted. The number of votes needed to elect in the clergy order is 36.
Kevin Nichols received 43 votes
Ruth Woodliff-Stanley received 28 votes
Kevin Nichols received a majority in the clergy order.
Therefore, the Rev. Canon Kevin Nichols has been elected.