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Petition Process

Petition Process

The primary method through which candidates are called to be candidates for election in this diocese is through the work of discernment carried out by the Search and Nomination Committee. This committee, consisting of a strong group of clergy and lay persons representative of the diocese, is charged with forming a slate of two to five candidates for election to serve as the 11th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan.

To learn more about all details, deadlines and requirements for our petition process, please review the:

Preview of the Petition Process for the Election of the 11th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan

When the petition process opens on March 4th, the following documents will be available:

  • Petition Nomination Form
  • Consent to Nomination Form
  • Petition Application Form