A look at the year ahead

By on August 31, 2022

Below are important dates and events coming up in the next program year. Dates for ordinations, courses, diocesan events and conferences and meetings are outlined below. The dates for Diocesan Council have been included for information; if your parish has matters for Diocesan Council, please note that all materials must be submitted to [email protected] at least two weeks before the meeting.

2022

Sep 14 Ordinations to the diaconate – 6:30 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral
Sep 22 Lay Leadership in Worship Course – via Zoom over seven Thursday evenings
Sep 25 Evensong and collation of archdeacons – 4 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral
Sep 30 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Sep 30 Diocesan Council – St Philip, Cedar
Sep 30 –Oct 1 We Together Diocesan Conference – St Paul, Nanaimo
Nov 3 Clergy colloquia, lunch & blessing of the oils – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral (mandatory for clergy)
Nov 5 Vocations Day – 9 a.m. at UVic Interfaith Centre
Nov 24 Diocesan Council – via Zoom

 

2023

Feb 9 Diocesan Council – via Zoom
Apr 13 Diocesan Council – via Zoom
Apr 24–27 Clergy conference with Marv Westwood and Lin Langley – location TBD (mandatory for clergy)
May 13 Diocesan confirmations – Service at 2 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral
Jun 8 Diocesan Council – Church of the Advent, Colwood

 

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  • Tara Saracuse is an author and creative spirit who also works as the executive assistant to the bishop.

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