Episcopal Diocese of Vermont
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Diocese of Vermont
|Ecclesiastical province||Province I|
|Cathedral||Cathedral of St Paul|
|Bishop||Thomas Clark Ely|
Location of the Diocese of Vermont
The Episcopal Diocese of Vermont is the diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the state of Vermont. It was the first diocese in the Episcopal Church to elect a woman, Mary Adelia Rosamond McLeod, as diocesan bishop.
- 1. John Henry Hopkins, 1832–1868;
- 2. William H. A. Bissell, 1868–1893;
- 3. Arthur C. A. Hall, 1894–1929
- 4. Samuel B. Booth, 1929–1935;
- 5. Vedder Van Dyck, 1936–1960;
- 6. Harvey Butterfield, 1961–1973;
- 7. Robert S. Kerr, 1974–1986;
- Daniel L. Swenson, coadjutor, 1986;
- 8. Daniel L. Swenson, 1987–1993;
- 9. Mary Adelia Rosamond McLeod, 1993–2001;
- 10. Thomas Clark Ely, 2001-; retiring 2019.
On May 18, 2019, the church elected Shannon MacVean-Brown to succeed Ely as the eleventh Bishop of Vermont. Macvean-Brown will be consecrated on September 28th, 2019 in Ira Allen Chapel in Burlington.Macvean-Brown will be the first African-American Bishop of Vermont.
Diocesan churches of historical interest
Present or former diocesan churches listed on the National Register of Historic Places include:
- Christ Church (Guilford, Vermont)
- Church of Our Saviour (Killington, Vermont)
- St. Ann's Episcopal Church (Richford, Vermont)
- St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church (Montgomery, Vermont)
- St. John's Episcopal Church (Highgate Falls, Vermont)
- St. James' Episcopal Church (Arlington, Vermont)
- Episcopal News Service, The Episcopal Church in Vermont announces slate of candidates for 11th bishop diocesan, 25 March 2019
- "2019 Electing Convention Archive". The Episcopal Church in Vermont. 2019-05-20. Retrieved 2019-07-29.
- Official Web site of the Diocese of Vermont
- Journal of the Annual Convention, Diocese of Vermont at the Online Books Page
- The Correspondence of John A. Graham with His Grace of Canterbury: When on His Mission as Agent of the Church of Vermont, to the Ecclesiastical Courts of Canterbury and York, for the consecration of Dr. Peters, Bishop-elect of Vermont, 1794–5, etc. 1835