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Vermont Congregational Transition News

The congregations/organizations in the Diocese of Vermont listed below are in transition regarding clergy leadership. If you know of a good candidate for one of these positions, or are interested yourself, please contact Canon Lynn Bates at

Please Note:  “MDC” refers to the Ministry Discernment Committee (referred to as the “search committee” in some dioceses). 

“Receiving names” means that we want to know of anyone interested;
“Priest-in-partnership is our version of a priest-in-charge.


May 2016

Highlighted names are links to congregation web sites or information on this site.

Arlington, St. James – Interim in place, MDC formed

Essex, St. James – Interim in place, MDC formed

Island Pond, Christ Church – Discerning needs

Lyndonville, St. Peter’s — Receiving names for part-time priest

Newport, St. Mark’s – Interim in place

Springfield, St. Mark’s – Interim in place

St. Albans, St. Luke’s – Discerning needs

ESSEX, NEW YORK – St. John’s Church is receiving names for a Full-Time Rector position, which includes a rectory. As a DEPO congregation of Vermont, we are assisting their search. Essex, New York is just south and across the lake from Burlington.


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