Transition Ministry

Thank you for visiting the Diocese of New Jersey’s Transition Ministry Resource page. Whether you are clergy discerning a new call, a congregation in transition, newly ordained or new to the diocese we hope that you will find the information you are seeking. When you select a subject area below a drop down menu of items will appear choose the item in which you are interested. 

If you are clergy interested in being considered as a candidate in a search please submit the following materials to The Rev. Canon Joanne Izzo, Interim Canon to the Ordinary and Transition officer or call 609.460.5408. 

  • A cover letter of interest to the search committee or vestry as indicated 
  • A copy of your resume or CV 
  • A PDF of your OTM portfolio 
  • Responses to Questionnaire for Clergy ( listed under clergy resources) 

If you don’t find what you are looking for and need further information regarding the transition process please contact Canon Izzo.

Congregations in Transition

Affiliations Receiving Names

St. James Edison – Trinity Woodbridge

Receiving Names (Coming Soon )

St. Augustine Atlantic City

Affiliations Receiving Names

Calvary Flemington—St. Thomas Alexandria (coming soon )

No Longer Receiving Names

Christ the King Willingboro

In Discernment

All Saints Princeton
Christ Church Woodbury
Cristo Rey
St. Barnabas Monmouth Junction
St. Peter Perth Amboy
St. Paul’s Westfield
St. Thomas Redbank

In Discernment With Bishop—Currently with Supply Clergy

Church of the Good Shepherd, Berlin
St. Mary’s, Clementon
St. Mary’s,  Haddon Heights
St. Stephen’s Beverly—St. Stephen’s Riverside