Walking through history into the future with Christ
We welcome all into a
Christ-centered community that nurtures and values each member.
We practice our faith through biblically-based liturgy, preaching and music.
We teach young and old about God through our Anglican tradition.
We reach out through our talents and resources to our visitors, our community and our world.
Bishop Walkabouts & Consecration
As the search and transition process for the next bishop continues, please see the key dates below, and visit www.svabishopsearch.org for the latest information.
Walkabouts are open public forums with the candidates, giving lay people and clergy opportunity to meet and hear from them. Walkabouts have been scheduled at the four locations below. If you are not able to attend one of these locations there will be a live stream that Friday evening from the Galilee Walkabout. This live stream will also be recorded and available on our website following the event.  
You may submit questions ahead of time for the Walkabouts to annestiles@embarqmail.com.  Please note which walkabout you plan to attend when submitting your question.
  Thursday, September 5 at 7pm (cancelled)
Hungars Parish, Eastern Shore - 10107 Bayside Road, Machipongo
Moved to Bruton Parish (331 W. Duke of Gloucester Street)
  Friday, September 6 at 7pm - Galilee, Virginia Beach
3928 Pacific Avenue, Virginia Beach
(Available live and on-demand on the diocesan website)
Saturday, September 7 at 1pm
Chanco on the James - 394 Floods Drive, Spring Grove

Sunday, September 8 at 3pm - Johns Memorial, Farmville
400 High Street, Farmville
The Candidates
A full list of the candidates and their biographies can be found at svabishopsearch.org/bishop-candidates
The Election
Election of the 11th Bishop of the Diocese of Southern Virginia will take place Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Dinwiddie High School.  Bruton Parish will send six previously-elected delegates to this special council.
Consecration of the 11th Bishop
of the Diocese of Southern Virginia
Saturday, February 1, 2020
St. Bede Catholic Church
3686 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg
11:00 am with reception following
in Kaplan Parish Hall
The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, presiding
Parking information to follow
(Available live and on-demand on the diocesan website)
Last Published: September 4, 2019 3:49 PM