Diocesan council, acting as the nominating committee, has confirmed seven people to stand for episcopal election:
The Rev. Canon Kevin Arndt, diocese of British Columbia
The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Cooper, dioceses of Durham and Newcastle
The Ven. Douglas Fenton, diocese of New Westminister
The Rev. Anna Greenwood-Lee, diocese of Calgary
The Ven. Alastair Singh-McCollum, diocese of British Columbia
The Rev. Lon Towstego, diocese of British Columbia
The Ven. Dr. Dawna Wall, diocese of British Columbia
Public profiles, including video introductions of each candidate can be found in the Episcopal Transition section of the website.
Please pray for each of the candidates, synod delegates, officers of synod and staff as they prepare for this historic and unprecedented digital synod.
You may like to use this prayer for Synod, written by Herbert O'Driscoll
May your Wisdom be our wisdom;
Your Vision our vision;
Your Will our will:
That we may seek, find, and call one who will Shepherd your people,
Love your creation,
And speak Hope to the Church and the World
In Your Name.