Diocesan Council Meetings

Diocesan Council is the ongoing governance body of the Diocese of New Westminster. The principal governance entity is Synod which meets once every two years. Diocesan Council is "synod between synods" and the Diocesan Council meetings currently consist of Bible Study and Parish Development component followed by a business meeting. 

Standing Committee Meetings

Mission and Ministry Development 

Chaired by the Reverend David Edgerton with staff support from the Director of Mission and Ministry Development currently the Reverend Tellison Glover this committee meets nine times a year in the Synod Office with extraordinary meetings scheduled as required.

Management, Finance, and Property Committee

Chaired by Treasurer, Bob Hardy with staff support from Director of Finance and Property, this committee meets meets nine times a year in the Synod Office with extraordinary meetings scheduled as required. 

Diocesan Council Meetings

Prior to the world wide pandemic, DC would convene at 6pm with a light supper, meeting at 6:30pm at the Diocesan Offices, 1410 Nanton Street in Vancouver. Working Retreat Saturdays will have a start time likely in the morning. (TBC)

From March 11, 2020 up until the most recent meeting, Diocesan Council meets remotely via Zoom videoconference meeting software.