For Clergy: Interacting with the Diocese

Read the Guide: Interacting with the Diocese 

  • The full-length guide includes need-to-know information about diocesan events and ministries. 
  • Below you will find important dates listed by topic.

Governance

  • March 1 -- Parochial Report due to the National Church
  • April 15 -- Annual Convention forms due to the Bishop’s Office
  • August 31 -- Audits and Other Financial Reporting due to the Bishop’s Office
  • November 4, 2017 -- Special Annual Convention, Christ Church, Glen Allen (info)
  • November 1-3, 2018 -- Annual Convention, Richmond Marriott (info)
  • November 30 -- Your Parish’s Pledge to the Diocese due to Bishop’s Office

Conferences and Support

  • June 3, 2017 -- Church Vitality & Stewardship Day
  • June 24, 2017 -- Church Vitality & Stewardship Day
  • September 19, 2017 -- New Clergy Orientation (register); Mayo House, Richmond
  • October 16-18, 2017 -- Bishop’s Fall Retreat, Shrine Mont
  • TBD: December 7, 2017 -- Women Clergy Day, location TBD
  • May 7-9, 2018 -- Bishop’s Spring Conference, Shrine Mont

Fresh Start

  • October 15-16, 2017 -- Opening retreat, Shrine Mont
  • November 16, 2017 -- Trinity, Fredericksburg
  • January 11, 2018 -- Trinity, Fredericksburg
  • February 8, 2018 -- Trinity, Fredericksburg
  • March 15, 2018 -- Trinity, Fredericksburg
  • May 7, 2018 -- Shrine Mont

Discernment and Ordination Process

  • December 1-3, 2017 -- Discernment Retreat; Richmond Hill, Richmond

More more dates and details, read the full guide to interacting with the diocese