All Cascadians are encouraged to attend any or part of the 2018 Diocesan Synod to be held October 19-20, 2018 at Holy Trinity Edmonds. Synod check-in begins at 12:00, Friday, October 19 and the general business session begins at 1:00 PM. This year's theme is "Proclaiming Christ Faithfully to the Nations." Childcare for children 6 and under will be available during the business meeting on Friday, the sessions on Saturday, and the Festival Eucharist Service on Saturday afternoon. 

Location

Holy Trinity Edmonds
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Bishop Eric Menees Diocese of Joaquin

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 Bishop Keith Andrews Diocese of Western Anglicans

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Bishop Mark Zimmerman Diocese of the Southwest

Registration

Guests (no lunch). Delegate cost $65 (no lunch). No registration is required to attend the Festival Eucharist on Saturday.

Hotels

Best Western Plus Harbor Inn, in Edmonds, Wa, is offering discounted rates for guest who mention Cascadia Diocese when calling to book a room. For a list of other hotels, click here.

Places To Eat

Click here for a map of places to eat in and near Edmonds.

Schedule

Friday October 19th

  • 12 PM Check-In

  • 1:00 Noon Day Prayer

    • Welcome & Introductions

    • Acknowledgement of Quorum an

    • Approval of Minutes

    • Introduce new/retiring clergy

    • Seating new Congregations’ delegations

      • All Saints Church - Everett, WA

      • All Saints Anglican Church - Federal Way, WA

      • El Señor de la Misericordia (Lord of Mercy) Anglican Church - Tualatin, OR

  • 1:40 Bishop Eric Menees on Hispanic Ministry

  • Provincial Council Report

  • 2:10 Break (20 Minutes)

  • 2:35 Bishop Kevin’s address

    • Treasurer’s report

    • Constitution & Canons

    • Elections

    • Council, Treasurer, Secretary, Provincial delegates

    • Communications report

    • Companion Diocese reports

    • Courtesy Resolutions

    • Church Planting report

  • 3:50 Break (25 min) Business session closed

    • Retreats

    • Women’s Union

    • Discipleship

    • A4D report

    • GAFCON Report

    • Closing Prayer

  • 5:00 Dinner on own

  • 7:00 Evening Prayer

Saturday October 20th

  • 9 AM Morning Prayer

  • 9:15 Opening Comments

  • 9:30 First Teaching: Through our lives

    • Deanery Discussion Groups

    • Plenary Time

  • 10:45 Break

  • 11:15 Second Teaching: Through our Congregations

    • Deanery Discussion Groups

    • Plenary Time

  • 12:30 Lunch

  • 1:30 Third Teaching: Through our Diocese

    • Deanery Discussion Groups

    • Plenary Time

  • 2:45 Break

  • 3:15 Festival Eucharist & Ordination


Photos from Synod 2017