The next Diocesan Synod will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015, beginning at 7:00 pm, at All Saints’ Cathedral, and on Saturday, April 25, 2015, beginning at 9:00 am, at St. Matthias Anglican Church.
There are a variety of options for those attending Synod from outside Edmonton.
Holiday Inn Express Downtown (10010 - 104 Street) is located within walking distance of All Saints' Cathedral. You can book rooms online http://www.hiexdowntown.com/ or by calling 1-877-423-4656
The West Edmonton Mall Inn is a close hotel to St. Matthias. You can book rooms online http://weminn.com/ or by calling 1-800-737-3783
Affordable rooms (with shared bathrooms) may be available at Star of the North Retreat Centre in St. Albert (20 minutes from St. Matthias).
Billets are also available. Those interested should contact Canon Barbara Burrows at the Synod Office firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 780-439-7344 or 1-877-494-8890 (toll-free) If you are able to provide a billet please also contact Barbara.
A light supper will be provided on Friday, April 24 during registration. We will not be able to accommodate special diets on Friday evening.
Lunch will be provided on Saturday, April 25. Lunch will consist of sandwiches, pickles and cheese, fruit, and squares. Gluten free sandwiches will be available upon request. Please indicate your request during the ticket and registration process.
If you have any questions about registration, please e-mail email@example.com or Canon Barbara Burrows, Secretary of Synod at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 780-439-7344 or 1-877-494-8890 (toll free)
NOTICE OF THE 64th SYNOD
DIOCESE OF EDMONTON
To all Members of Synod:
Notice is hereby given that the 64th Synod of the Diocese of Edmonton will take place on APRIL 24th and 25th, 2015. This is a regular meeting of Synod for the purpose of electing officers, receiving reports, and other business referred to in Section 1(b) of Canon 7.
The proceedings of Synod will begin on FRIDAY, APRIL 24th at ALL SAINTS' CATHEDRAL, 10035–103 Street, Edmonton. Registration will commence at 5:00 pm, followed by Eucharist at 7:00 pm (including the Bishop's Charge), the Call to Order, and various items of business.
The proceedings will continue on SATURDAY, APRIL 25th at St. Matthias Anglican Church, 6210–188 Street, Edmonton, with the Call to Order at 9:00 am
Members of Synod are invited to submit notices of motions to the Synod Agenda and Resolutions Committee, in care of the Synod Office. Notices received by 4:30 pm on Friday, March 27th, 2015 will be included in the materials distributed to Synod members in advance of the meeting. Any additional notices received by 4:30 pm on Friday, April 10th, 2015 will be considered by the Agenda and Resolutions Committee and distributed to members upon their arrival at Synod. Notices of motions may be accepted after April 10th, 2015 only with the consent of the Synod.
Written reports will be included with the Convening Circular, and must be submitted to the Synod Office by 4:30 pm on Friday, March 27th, 2015. If possible, please submit reports electronically, either by email or on disk. Please call the Synod Secretary for assistance with the format. Written reports will be received as a single motion at Synod.
The Rt. Rev. Jane Alexander
Bishop of Edmonton
When & Where
Anglican Diocese of Edmonton
The Anglican Diocese of Edmonton is comprised of Anglican Churches in Edmonton and area. We seek to Make Disciples - Proclaim the Gospel - Further the Kingdom
For more information please see our website at www.edmonton.anglican.org or call our office at 780-439-7344