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238th Diocesan Convention
(Information on the 238th Diocesan Convention to be held on March 5, 2022 will be updated here with links added as it becomes available.)
The 238th Diocesan Convention will be a one-day Hybrid meeting on March 5, 2022.
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Attendees will be able to take part virtually or attend in-person. The site for in-person attendance will be Trinity Cathedral in Trenton with limited seating and safe distancing. Plans are subject to change based on Covid-19 guidelines and community impact.
Information for virtual and in-person registration will be released in December 2021. All voting for candidates, resolutions and the Budgets will be performed electronically.
Note: Voting members refers to canonical clergy and elected lay deputies eligible to vote. Non-voting participants refers to licensed clergy, alternates, and guests.
Important Dates and Deadlines
December 31, 2021 – Requested date for nominations to Nominating Committee
January – Submit Deputy Certification Form within three days after Annual Parish Meeting
January 15, 2022 – Deadline for resolutions to be considered by convention
January 19, 2022 – Deadline for nominations to Secretary of Convention
February 14 at 3pm – Pre-convention hearing via Zoom
February 19 at 11am – Pre-convention hearing via Zoom
February 21 at 7pm – Pre-convention hearing via Zoom
February 22 at 7pm – Pre-convention hearing via Zoom
February 26 at 11am – Resolutions Committee meeting
February – Registration to attend
March 5, 2022 – 238th Convention via Zoom and in-person at Trinity Cathedral, Trenton