Friday, January 18, 2013
The Most Reverend Katharine Jefferts Schori, Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, will be in Charleston, Jan. 25-26 as Episcopalians in the diocese gather to choose a new bishop and other leaders. Two public events are planned:
•Friday, January 25
What: Meet and Greet the Presiding Bishop
Where: Grace Episcopal Church, 98 Wentworth St., Charleston SC 29401
Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
•Saturday, January 26
What: Special Meeting of the Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina.
Where: Grace Episcopal Church, 98 Wentworth St., Charleston
7:30 a.m. Registration check-in opens; breakfast available
9:30 a.m. Choral Eucharist, with Bishop Jefferts Schori as Celebrant and Preacher. All preregistered media are welcome at the service.
11:00 a.m. (approx.) Call to order. Meeting is expected to include election of a Provisional Bishop, who will be installed immediately. Lunch will be served after the meeting.
Visit episcopaldioceseofsc.org to register.
From: Holly Behre, Communications Chairman
Preregistration for all visitors at the Convention, including news media, is required by Jan. 21.