The Election of a New Presiding Bishop
The Most Reverend Katharine Jefferts Schori (pictured left) will conclude her 9-year term as Presiding Bishop this year. Deputies and bishops from every diocese and geographic region of the Episcopal Church will travel to Salt Lake City for the 78th General Convention, which begins Tuesday, June 23rd. Among the many significant matters to be decided at General Convention will be the election of a new Presiding Bishop. Click HERE to see the four candidates nominated for this important position and to read a brief biography of them.