Bishop transition

Listening Sessions Scheduled in May and June: An Update from the Standing Committee

Listening Sessions Scheduled in May and June: An Update from the Standing Committee 690 966 Episcopalians in Connection

May 11, 2022 Dear friends in Christ, Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. You may recall that about a month ago, we…

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“We Want to Get It Right”: An Update on the Bishop Transition

“We Want to Get It Right”: An Update on the Bishop Transition 1275 1650 Episcopalians in Connection

In the Episcopal Church today, what used to be considered “normal” bishop transitions are becoming decidedly less common, as dioceses decide to take the kind of extended interim between diocesan…

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Standing Committee invites all to take bishop search survey

Standing Committee invites all to take bishop search survey 1275 1650 Episcopalians in Connection

April 5, 2022 Dear friends in Christ, Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. In our letter to the diocese last week, we said…

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Update from the Standing Committee, March 29, 2022

Update from the Standing Committee, March 29, 2022 1275 1650 Episcopalians in Connection

March 29, 2022 Commemoration of John Keble Dear friends in Christ, Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. It has been too long…

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A message from Bishop Breidenthal

A message from Bishop Breidenthal 1500 1500 Episcopalians in Connection

Dear Friends in Christ, As you know, I retired in January 2021, thus resigning my jurisdiction as Bishop of Southern Ohio, a position I was privileged to hold since my…

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Greetings from Bishop Smith

Greetings from Bishop Smith 300 300 Episcopalians in Connection

Dear People of the Diocese of Southern Ohio: Greetings! As I begin now my second full day as your Bishop Provisional, I’m also settling in to a new temporary office…

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The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith elected as Provisional Bishop

The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith elected as Provisional Bishop 300 300 Episcopalians in Connection

The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith was elected as Provisional Bishop of the Diocese of Southern Ohio during a special session of the 146th…

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Notice of Special Session of the 146th Convention of the Diocese of Southern Ohio

Notice of Special Session of the 146th Convention of the Diocese of Southern Ohio 5249 4373 Episcopalians in Connection

In a letter sent to the diocese on June 10, 2021, Convention Secretary Ann Sabo has made the announcement of the Standing Committee’s call to hold a special session of…

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Standing Committee nominates Bishop Wayne Smith as Provisional Bishop candidate

Standing Committee nominates Bishop Wayne Smith as Provisional Bishop candidate 750 440 Episcopalians in Connection

Dear friends in Christ, Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. In our last communication, we shared summaries of the data and perspectives…

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Standing Committee shares next steps in transition

Standing Committee shares next steps in transition 1440 906 Episcopalians in Connection

Dear friends in Christ, Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. As we said in our last communication to the diocese, the Standing…

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