On June 5, 2021, Diocesan Administrator, the Very Rev. Alexandra Meek, released the names of and information regarding eight candidates for the position of Bishop in the Diocese of Edmonton. (Scroll down to find a link to information for each one.) All nominees were assessed by the Diocesan Search Committee based on requirements laid out in the Diocesan Profile, which was released April 22.
The official notice of the 67th Synod, to be held via virtual attendance and live-streamed from All Saints' Cathedral on June 26, 2021, was sent by email to synod delegates on March 19, 2021.
See links to the left for more information about the process. See also the timeline for the Episcopal Election and Provincial Canon IX (regulations for the election of a bishop in the Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert's Land).
Please follow this link to videos prepared by the Rev. Canon Dr. Scott Sharman, which are designed to help the diocese think and prayerfully prepare for a new episcopal ministry.
The Very Rev. Alex Meek remains Administrator of the Diocese until the consecration/seating of the 11th Bishop, at a date not yet decided.