Clergy Handbook for the Diocese

The role of the deacon in the Eucharist and various other special liturgies

A sample letter of agreement between a deacon, the bishop and the assigned church.

Diocewsan policy for providing stipends for Deacons and Non-stipendiary Clergy. August 2023

To: The Most Rev Melissa Skelton, Bishop Provisional
In accordance with the national canons: Canon III, 7b states: “Deacons shall report annually to the Bishop or the Bishop’s designee on their life and work.”

This annual report is for year ending 2022. Please download this form, complete it and submit it no later than March 16, 2023.