Diocesan Digest



 January 11, 2016


Trinity Institute Offers Sacred Conversations for Racial Justice


Where: Gettysburg Seminary
When: January 21-24, 2016

The Trinity Institute is an annual conference that takes place in New York City – but you can attend at Gettysburg Seminary or via a webcast at a Diocesan Communications Hub. Register for Gettysburg Seminary.


Attend at the Diocesan hub at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, State College

For more information, contact Robyn Szoke-Coolidge.


Parish Annual Meeting Information for Diocese


Parish annual meetings are held November through April. During these meetings parish vestry members and lay delegates to the annual convention are elected.

In order for the diocesan office to best communicate with the lay persons elected, we ask that these forms be completed online using the links below. The information should be sent to Linda Arguedas at the Diocesan office.

Video Resource: Completing Your Parochial Report Online


Need help completing the parochial report online?  This video is now available and is an excellent tool for anyone responsible for completing the parish parochial report.


WE Are the Diocese


Lent begins... February 10. Send us your Lenten service schedule for posting on the Diocesan website.

Contact Linda Arguedas with your parish's schedule.

Diocesan News and Updates


Patrick CollinsThe Rev. Patrick Collins, the Bishop’s Assistant for Transition Ministry, has accepted a call to be the Canon to the Ordinary in the Diocese of Easton. This part-time position has been paired with a part-time call to be the Priest-in-Charge of All Faith Chapel in Tunis Mills.

Fr. Collins was ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Michael Creighton in June 2006 and he was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Nathan Baxter in December 2006.

Fr. Collins has also served the children and youth of the diocese for many years. We wish him well in this next phase of his ministry.

Called to Proclaim the Mighty Acts of the Lord


Lutheran-Anglican-Roman Catholic Evening Prayer
Sunday, January 24, 3:00 p.m.

Prince of Peace Episcopal Church
20 West High Street, Gettysburg

The Rt. Rev. Audrey Scanlan is officiating. Download the flyer here.

Save the Date


Remember in Your Prayers



The complete diocesan prayer list is available on the website.



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