The nominations for Anglican Bishop Ordinary to the Canadian Armed Forces are now closed. The CVs for each candidate and their responses to the questions provided to each from the Search Committee are available on the nominations page. The video above was kindly prepared by Archbishop +Fred Hiltz as a message to the Electoral College as well as to the AMO on this historical occasion.
It is happening – the team gathers at Church House.
The Search Committee is pleased to provide the following information to enable the process of the first election of the Anglican Bishop Ordinary to the Canadian Armed Forces.
From Archbishop +Fred…
Dear fellow Bishops and Clergy,
As you all know Bishop Peter Coffin who has served faithfully as the Bishop Ordinary to the Canadian Forces since February 2005 will be retiring from that ministry in 2016. The Anglican Military Ordinariate (AMO) is therefore presently seeking nominations for a Bishop to serve as spiritual head and pastor to members of the Anglican Church of Canada serving in our military….
- Full Letter: AMO Call Letter from Primate’s Office
- Appendix A – ANGLICAN BISHOP ORDINARY TO THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES – Profile 2015
- Appendix B – TEAC – Episcopal Competencies
The following resources are also available as references. They are the pertinent General Synod Canon and Anglican Military Ordinariate Canon as well as the terms of reference.
- Canon IV Election of a Bishop Ordinary
- TORs in support of AMO Canon IV – Election of a Bishop Ordinary
For further information or questions, please contact the AMO Search Committee via the Chair, [email protected] or 613-415-7720.