The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Ecumenical Ministry

Focus: The Ecumenical Ministry Network (EMN) of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut (ECCT) is our parnter with the EDEIO (Episcopal Diocesan Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers) network, the national group of those designated by their diocesan bishops with special responsibility for encouraging the search for the wider visible unity of Christ’s Church and collegial relationships with members of other religions.

Scope: The Ecumenical Ministry Network (EMN) provides support and training for diocesan ecumenical leaders, encourages ecumenical activity within parishes and dioceses, enhances communication throughout the Episcopal Church about ecumenism, and encourages collaboration among all those whose ministries have an ecumenical dimension.


Meeting information: The annual National Workshop on Christian Unity

ECCT parishes active: St. John's, Bridgeport; Holy Spirit, West Haven; St. John's, Salisbury; Christ Church, New Haven; Trinity, Lime Rock

Other Partners: Congregations Organized for a New Connecticut (CONECT), The Council of Churches for Greater Bridgeport (CCGB)

Other Information: EMN is involved in promoting the proposal for Full Communion between the Episcopal Church (TEC) and the United Methodist Church (UMC).