Nominations now being accepted for the Tenth Bishop of Maine

The Episcopal Diocese of Maine

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Portland, Maine  04101

Contacts: The Rev. John Balicki, Chair, Discernment Committee


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Nominations now accepted for the Tenth Bishop of Maine

 [MAINE], May 3, 2018 – The Discernment Committee for the Tenth Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Maine today released the diocesan profile and announced that nominations and applications for the position are now being accepted.  Self-nominations are welcome. 

The profile, nomination form, and application form may be found online at All forms and required attachments must be submitted electronically. Nominations will be accepted until Wednesday, May 30, 2018, and applications must be submitted on or before Monday, June 4, 2018.

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