The Search for the 11th Bishop of The Episcopal Church in Vermont
The slate of candidates who will be nominated for the election of the 11th Bishop of Vermont will be announced in late March, 2019. Information about the candidates and details about all of the events below will be available at www.bishopsearchvt.org.
Save These Dates
A chance to meet the candidates in person and ask them questions.
- Sunday, April 28: Springfield (evening event)
- Monday, April 29: Manchester (daytime event)
- Monday, April 29: Burlington (evening event)
- Tuesday, April 30: Newport (evening event)
Eligible clergy and lay delegates will elect the next Bishop of Vermont.
- Saturday, May 18 at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Burlington
Seating for guests is very limited but the convention will be broadcast live.
Farewell to Bishop Ely
Two opportunities to celebrate the ministry and legacy of our bishop and wish him and Ann our best in retirement.
Evensong at 5:00pm followed by a reception and brief program from 6:00-8:00pm.
- Sunday, June 2 (Northern Option): at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Burlington
- Saturday, June 29 (Southern Option): at St. Michael’s Church, Brattleboro
Consecration of the 11th Bishop of Vermont
A gathering of the Episcopal Church and others to consecrate the next Bishop of Vermont and celebrate our future ministry together.
- Saturday, September 28 at the Ira Allen Chapel on the campus of the University of Vermont, Burlington. Reception to follow in the Grand Maple Ballroom of the Davis Campus