The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Elections

The 235th Annual Convention will hold elections for positions on the Standing Committee, Mission Council, General Convention Deputation, and Provincial Synod Delegation. All individuals wishing to run for one of these elected seats must complete an electronic biographical form, found at the bottom of this page. As per the Canons of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut, the Secretary of Convention must receive all nominations for elected positions no fewer than six weeks before Convention. This year’s deadline is September 14, 2019.

Standing Committee

The Convention will elect two clergy and two lay people to the Standing Committee to serve a three-year term.

Mission Council

The Convention will elect three members to the Mission Council from the ministry networks. The Bishops nominate the candidates from Ministry Networks, providing at least six names for consideration by the Convention.

General Convention

The Convention will elect the new deputation for the General Convention in 2021, to take place in Baltimore, MD. We will elect four people in each order, clergy and lay, to serve as General Convention Deputies, as well as four people in each order to serve as alternates for General Convention.

Provincial Synod

The Convention will elect two delegates to the Provincial Synod, one in each order.