Diocese of Indianapolis Notified of Successful Canonical Consents Process

[February 1, 2017] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and Registrar of General Convention, the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, have notified the Diocese of Indianapolis that Bishop-Elect Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process. The Rev. Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows was elected Bishop on October 28, 2016.

Election Procedures

Process to Elect the 11th Bishop of Indianapolis Following the Eucharist on Friday, 28 October 2016, all lay delegates from our forty-eight parishes and all active and retired clergy canonically resident in the Diocese of Indianapolis will cast their vote to elect the 11th Bishop of the Diocese of Indianapolis. What do I need to

Walkabout Videos

In order to share the experience of the Walkabouts with those unable to be present in person, the event held at St. Paul’s Indianapolis on October 14 was recorded. Below you’ll find videos of the each of the candidates answering three questions developed by the Transition Committee using input from the whole diocesan household. To

Standing Committee Announces Petition Candidate

The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis announces the addition of The Rev. Canon Bruce Gray to the slate of nominees standing for election as the eleventh bishop of the diocese. Canon Gray, who currently serves as Canon to the Ordinary in this diocese, was presented and vetted for addition to the slate

Transition Committee Announces Dates & Locations of Walkabouts

  The nominees for the 11th Bishop of Indianapolis will be presented to the people of the Diocese of Indianapolis at four gatherings which are part of the “Walkabout.” (This information is also available as a bulletin insert) Locations: Friday, October 14 St. Paul’s, Indianapolis 6050 N. Meridian St. Indianapolis, IN 46201 317-253-1277 Check-in begins

Standing Committee Publishes Petition Process

On July 10, 2016, the Standing Committee will announce the slate of candidates for Bishop for the Diocese of Indianapolis. From July 10 through July 24, 2016, additional individuals may be nominated for inclusion in the slate of candidates through the Petition Process outlined below. The Standing Committee of the Diocese of Indianapolis announces that

Resources for the Search Process

The following are some useful resources and reference materials regarding the search process: Bishop Cate’s Letter Announcing Her Retirement Letter from the Standing Committee Search & Transition Committee Announcement Charges to the Search, Transition, and Standing Committees Confidentiality Agreement Bulletin Inserts (revised) – a series of four recommended for use beginning September 20, but may have

Video: The Search Timeline

The Search Committee for the Eleventh Bishop of Indianapolis is releasing a series of short videos about what the search process looks like, how the diocesan household can participate, and what a bishop does. In this second video, shot at Waycross Camp & Conference Center, committee member Lara Dreyer describes the timeline of the search