The Diaconate in the Diocese of New Jersey: 
Links, resources, and publications

Recomended readings

Being a Deacon Today: Exploring a Distinctive Ministry in the Church and in the World by Rosalind Brown, Morehouse Publishing

Many Servants: An Introduction to Deacons by Ormonde Plater, Cowley Publications

The Diaconate: A Full and Equal Order by James Monroe Barnett, Trinity Press International

Numerous publications are available from the Association of Episcopal Deacons. See the link below.

Episcopal links

The Association for Episcopal Deacons (AED) is an organization in the Anglican churches of North America: the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church of Canada. The North American Association for the Diaconate

Promotes renewal of the diaconate
Supports deacons and dioceses with deacons
Engages in theological dialogue about diakonia

Ecumenical links

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA): The Episcopal Church and Evangelical Lutheran Church in America began a relationship of full communion on January 8, 2001. Clergy from either denomination may serve in churches. The ELCA also trains and licenses persons as diaconal ministers