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Diocesan Convention

Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry Presented by the Rev. Canon Dr. Winfred B. Vergara

Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry The following commentary was presented by the Rev. Canon Dr. Winfred B. Vergara as a workshop during the 186th Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont, October 26, 2018. This document is available as a downloadable PDF. (DOWNLOAD PDF) INTRODUCTION: If for some reason you are asked what academic degree …

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Resolutions Passed at the 186th Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont

Resolutions Passed at the 186th Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont Resolutions passed in the 186th Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont can be found on this page. Scroll down to read the “resolved” summaries, or click the links to download the PDFs, most of which include additional explanatory information for each …

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Elections and Appointments from the 186 Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont

Elections and Appointments from the 186 Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont BROOKHAVEN TREATMENT & LEARNING CENTER Dr. Elizabeth Kooperkamp, elected to a 3-year term Julie Jones-Susmann, elected to a 3-year term Nancy Wuttke, elected to a 3-year term CANONS COMMITTEE The following Canons Committee members have been appointed by the Bishop: Steve …

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What Do an Elephant, a Row of Ducks, and a Baton Have to Do With the Next Bishop of Vermont?

Bishop Transition News What Do an Elephant, a Row of Ducks, and a Baton Have to Do With the Next Bishop of Vermont? The leaders of the process that will bring us the next Bishop of Vermont gave a brief presentation at the recent diocesan convention. Here are a few highlights. The Rev. Rick Swanson, …

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Trustees Confer Special Honors on the Elys at Convention

Trustees Confer Special Honors on the Elys at Convention “In honor and recognition of, and with deep gratitude for, the ministry of the Rt. Rev. Thomas C. Ely and Mrs. Ann W. Ely, to with, and for the people of The Episcopal Church in Vermont, the Trustees of the Diocese of Vermont are pleased to …

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Bishop Curry Makes Surprise Appearance at Convention

Bishop Curry Makes Surprise Appearance at Convention Following a heartfelt courtesy resolution delivered by the Rev. Stannard Baker honoring the Rt. Rev. Thomas C. Ely “on this eve year of his retirement” and his wife, Ann W. Ely, “a force to be reckoned with in her own right,” Presiding Bishop Michael Curry made a surprise …

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Bishop Ely’s 2018 Diocesan Convention Address

Bishop Ely’s 2018 Diocesan Convention Address The following is the full text of the 2018 Diocesan Convention Address delivered by the Rt. Rev. Thomas C. Ely on October 27, 2018, at the Hilton Burlington. A video of this presentation is available online at https://vimeo.com/297858240. In the Bible we read: “There is a time for everything, …

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Brookhaven Shares Story of Hope and Healing

Brookhaven Shares Story of Hope and Healing Owned by The Episcopal Church in Vermont, Brookhaven Treatment and Learning Center offers a safe, nurturing, multi-disciplinary residential treatment environment for boys with severe emotional or behavioral disorders, as well as a Family Learning Center. In his report to the Diocesan Convention, board member Brett Murphy gave an …

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Spread the Word – Evangelism at Diocesan Convention: “Not a moment, but a movement!”

Spread the Word Evangelism at Diocesan Convention: “Not a moment, but a movement!” By Titus Presler Thirty people came forward to be commissioned by Bishop Tom Ely as Evangelism Catalysts in the diocese during the Convention Eucharist held Saturday morning, Oct. 27, at the Hilton Hotel in Burlington. “Let your love shine through their witness, …

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