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

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: Venerable Chukwuma Ubadinobi (Holy Trinity Cathedral, Houston, TX)

8:00-8:20 PM: Etiquette, Synod Roll Call, & Presentation

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

-Appreciating the Episcopal Address- Rev Canon Progress Chima

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

 

SATURDAY, MAY 15

9:00-9:30 AM(CST) Morning Prayer: Venerable Don Armstrong (St Georges Anglican Church, Colorado Springs, Colorado).

9:35-10:20 AM: Bible Teaching - The Most Rev Dr Ben Kwashi (Part 1)

10:35-11:10 AM- Mission & Ministry Reports & Young Adults Ministry: Bishop Scott Seely

11:15-12:15 PM:  Diocesan Business

- Diocesan Board Election (Venerable Dr Myles Calvin)

- Constitution & Canons (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.