The Electoral Synod that took place on Saturday, October 3, 2020 resulted in the election on the third ballot of the Reverend John Stephens.

Bishop-elect Stephens will be consecrated on January 23, 2021 and will as of that date become Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese of New Westminster.

On February 28, 2021, Archbishop Melissa Skelton's retirement date, now Bishop Stephens will be seated and installed as the 10th Bishop of the Diocese of New Westminster.

Information about these liturgies will be broadly circulated as it becomes available.

Here is a link to coverage of the Electoral Synod results on the diocesan website