SYNOD 2021

2021 SYNOD FLYER
Our upcoming virtual Diocesan Synod is scheduled for Friday, May 14th, through Saturday, May 15th.  The theme of our Synod is Nurtured in Christ  
ONLINE REGISTRATION:  
The registration fee for clergy and laity to participate is $50.  
Please complete the following online registration here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/anglican-diocese-of-the-west-annual-synod-tickets-141491696473?keep_tld=1
Election to the Diocesan Board During our Synod we will also elect two people - one clergy and one lay person - to the Diocesan Board. If you have any nominations, please forward the name to Venerable Dr. Myles Calvin at chaplainmcalvin@gmail.com or (915) 383-4422. You must submit your nominations by April 15, 2021

Please find here the documents for the 2021 Diocese of the West Annual Synod

Synod Agenda (DOC)    (PDF)

Zoom Etiquette (DOC)     (PDF)

Synod Voting Guidelines (DOC)     (PDF)

Morning Prayer (DOC)     (PDF)

Evening Prayer (DOC)     (PDF)

2021 ADOW SYNOD AGENDA DRAFT SUBJECT TO MINOR CHANGES:

ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF THE WEST 9th ANNUAL SYNOD AGENDA VIA ZOOM

 

 

2021 ADOW SYNOD AGENDA DRAFT SUBJECT TO MINOR CHANGES 

 

ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF THE WEST

9th ANNUAL SYNOD AGENDA VIA ZOOM. 

FRIDAY, MAY 14 - SATURDAY, MAY 15 CENTRAL STANDARD TIME (CST)

 

Synod Host: Bishop Felix & Lilian Orji.

Master of Ceremonies: Bishop Celestine Ironna

Synod Secretary: Rev Canon Tosin Onaseso

 

FRIDAY, MAY 14

7:00-7:45 PM (CST): Evening Prayer: (Holy Trinity Cathedral, Houston, TX)

 -         Venerable Chukwuma Ubadinobi 

7:45-8:20 PM:

-          Crown Academy of Liturgical Music (CALM) led by Venerable Aaron Ajoku

-          Quorum, Declaration of Synod Open, & House Keeping

8:30-10:00 PM: EPISCOPAL ADDRESS by the President of the Synod, the Rt Rev’d Dr Felix Orji

-          Appreciation of the Bishop’s Address – Bishop Celestine Ironna

10:00-10:15 PM: A Briefing by the Diocesan Medical Director - Dr Obiageli Obijiofor. 

10:15 PM: Benediction - Bishop Felix Orji

 

SATURDAY, MAY 15

9:00 – 9:30 AM (CST) Morning Prayer: (St Georges Anglican Church, Colorado Springs, CO)

-          Venerable Don Armstrong 

9:30 – 10:20AM: Bible Teaching - The Most Rev Dr Ben Kwashi (Part 1)

10:35 - 11:10AM- Mission & Ministry Reports & Testimonies (Bishop Scott Seely)

-          Church Planting: Canon Segun Adebogun, Fr. Barry Kowald, & Fr. Marcus Tinajero

-          Young Adults: Venerable Barnabas Emenogu

11:15-12:15PM:  Diocesan Business

-     Diocesan Board Election by Mr. Christopher Milner (Diocesan Chancellor). 

-     Financial Report - Sir Charles Napier (Diocesan Treasurer). 

12:15-1-30 PM: Lunch Break

1:30-2:30 PM: Bible Teaching - The Most Rev Dr Ben Kwashi (Part 2)

2:35 PM: Closing Worship 

-          Bishop’s Final Address 

-          Dismissal of Synod - Bishop Felix Orji.

 

Bishop Felix Orji

Diocesan ADOTW 

 

More details regarding Synod are forthcoming, but in the meantime, please uphold this event in your prayers.