Bishop Suffragan Jennifer Brooke-Davidson’s Report to Diocesan Council from Episcopal Diocese of West Texas on Vimeo. Listen to Bishop Suffragan Jennifer Brooke-Davidson’s report to Diocesan Council below: Read/print the report. “We cover a lot of ground, don’t we? We are 86 churches who are ambassadors of God’s love and mercy to all the people whoContinue reading “Bishop Suffragan’s Report”
Hear the convening prayers on Saturday, February 25, delivered by Bishop David Reed.
The Rev. Jennifer Brooke-Davidson was chosen Bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas during the 113th annual Diocesan Council on Saturday, February 25, 2017, held at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. She is the first woman to be elected bishop in the Diocese of West Texas. Brooke-Davidson, age 56, isContinue reading “Bishop Suffragan-Elect”
Three Discernment Forums were held Saturday and Sunday, January 28-29, in Harlingen, Corpus Christi, and in San Antonio that afforded voting clergy and delegates, as well as visitors, the opportunity to hear from the seven Potential Nominees for Bishop Suffragan. Those in attendance learned more about each candidate’s vision for the diocese, his or herContinue reading “Discernment Forums – video from TMI”
The last of three discernment forums held across the diocese, this two-hour video presents the seven potential nominees for Bishop Suffragan of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas. Each potential nominee has a 3-minute opening statement and a 3-minute summation. In addition, each is asked three randomly selected questions with a 3-minute response. The electionContinue reading “Discernment Forum 1/29/17 at TMI”
Pre-Council Meetings / Discernment Forums Harlingen, Corpus Christi, and San Antonio January 28-29, 2017 There will only be three Pre-Council meetings this year, all during the weekend of January 28-29, 2017. These three meetings will focus on Discernment Forums to afford voting delegates and clergy the opportunity to hear from the potential nominees for BishopContinue reading “Save the Date”
Following the timeline adopted by the Diocesan Council, the nomination period for Bishop Suffragan opened on July 1, and nominations will be received through September 30, 2016. Names may only be submitted by canonically resident clergy and delegates/alternates to the 2016 Diocesan Council. Each submission requires two (2) clergy and two (2) delegate/alternate signatures. TheContinue reading “Nominations for Bishop Suffragan End Sept 30”