The 200th Convention of the Diocese of Maine
Formal Seating of the Tenth Bishop of Maine
"Dirigo: On Christ the Solid Rock" First Corinthians 10:4
View the proceedings at USM here:
At 3:00 pm, the newly consecrated bishop, the Rt. Rev. Thomas James Brown, was formally welcomed at the Cathedral of Saint Luke in Portland where convention had reassembled and was seated in the cathedra, or bishop’s chair, that is symbolic of the bishop’s office. Bishop Brown also delivered his convention address during the liturgy.
Watch some of the ceremony here: