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Supply Clergy

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/supply-clergy-guidelines/

Supply Clergy Guidelines are intended to be a helpful tool for people in congregations who are responsible for working with clergy filling-in, as well as to serve as a resource for members of the clergy themselves.

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Convention Communications

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/convention-communications/

Click through the list below to explore newsletters containing information about the 2022 Diocesan Convention. Please note: all registered lay delegates and clergy should look for the Zoom invitation to convention to arrive in their...

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Clergy Formation

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/clergy-formation-committee/

The Clergy Formation Committee is a group of presbyters and deacons working to offer opportunities to enrich the ongoing formation of Maine's clergy community.

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Clergy Disciplinary Process

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/clergy-discipline-titleiv/

All matters of clergy misconduct will be reported to an intake officer for the diocese.  Matters might then be resolved through pastoral care, mediation, an agreement with the bishop, an investigation or any combination of these.  An investigation may result in formal mediation, and, if necessary, a hearing.

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Clergy Conference

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/clergy-conference/

Clergy Conference: The Heart of the Leader Sunday, May 1 – Tuesday, May 3 Schoodic Institute, Winter Harbor Brought to you by the Clergy Formation Committee Join your clergy peers and the Rev. Jay Sidebotham...

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How to Worship When Your Priest is Sick

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/supply-sunday-morning-plan-b/

COVID Continued: Sick Clergy and Sunday Morning Plan B In recent weeks we’ve been hearing frequent reports of people testing positive for COVID, including in many cases, clergy in charge of Sunday worship.  The good...

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Episcopal Maine in the News

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/in-the-news/

A list of articles and videos featuring the Diocese of Maine

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Retired Clergy

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/retired-clergy/

The Retired Clergy Community in Maine connects regularly via Zoom, Facebook, and newsletter.

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Annual Reports for Clergy

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/annual-reports/

Each year, canonically resident clergy (retired and active) and clergy serving in Maine are required to complete an annual report to Bishop Brown. It includes a section to report any continuing education the clergy person...

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Accepting a Call in a Time of Transition: New Rectors Reflect

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/accepting-a-call-in-a-time-of-transition-new-rectors-reflect/

Wednesday, October 19th  3:00 p.m. When COVID hit, the Church was already in a period of transition. Clergy retirements were increasing year-over-year. Some churches with years of stable clergy leadership were faced with finding new...