Congregations in Transition

Updated December 19, 2014

Updates, changes in status or new entries in Bold

(listed alphabetically in each category.)


Clergy applying for any position in the Episcopal Diocese of New York are required to submit a current Office of Transition Ministry Portfolio. 
The clergyperson is responsible for downloading and sending the portfolio to the contact person.


Posted Positions Open

Receiving Names - Full-time (3)

Christ Church, Poughkeepsie
Position: Rector
Contact: Jeanette Peterson
Church Website:
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Receiving Names Until: January 15, 2015

Holy Trinity, Manhattan

Position: Rector

Contact Co-Chairs: Alden Prouty and Dudley Stone


Church Website:

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Receiving Names Until: February 28, 2015

St. Alban's, Staten Island
Position: Rector
Contact: Thomas Solieri

Church Website:
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Receiving Names Until: March 17, 2015

Receiving Names - Less than full-time (2)

Regeneration, Pine Plains
Position: Priest-in-Charge (Part time)
Contact: Pauline Saavedra
Church Website:  
For Position Description click here

St. Francis & St. Martha's, White Plains
Position: Priest-in-Charge (Half time)
Contact: Alfreda Williams
For Position Description click here

No Longer Receiving Names (1)

St. Paul's, Pleasant Valley

Interviewing (2)

Christ the Redeemer, Pelham Manor
St. Mary's Church (Castleton), Staten Island

Assistant/Chaplain Positions (4)

Christ's Church, Rye
Position: Associate Rector
Contact: The Rev. Canon Susan C. Harriss, Rector
Church Website:
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Heavenly Rest, Manhattan
Position: Associate
Contact: The Rev. Matthew Heyd, Rector
Church Website:
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Mount Vernon Episcopal Ministry
Position: Assisting Priest
Contact: The Rev. Canon Patricia S. Mitchell, Canon Missioner
For Position Description click here

Trinity Wall Street
Position: Assoc. Priest and Program Officer, Anglican Communion in Africa
Contact: Shaunna McElveen, HR Assistant
Church Website:
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Desiring Vocational Deacon (14)

The following parishes have expressed a desire to have a vocational deacon.  Deacons should contact the clergy in charge.

All Saints', Manhattan
Christ Church, Bronxville
Christ Church, Tarrytown
Mediator, The Bronx
Resurrection, Hopewell Junction
Rural and Migrant Ministry
St .Mary's, Cold Spring
St. Andrew's (Castle Hill), The Bronx
St. Luke in the Fields, Manhattan
St. Mary's, Chappaqua
St. Mary's, Mohegan Lake
St. Mary's, Scarborough
St. Paul's, Poughkeepsie
Trinity, Fishkill

Needing Interim Vocational Deacon

St. Paul's on the Hill, Ossining
Trinity, Ossining

Other Stages of Transition

Vacant (9)

Grace (West Farms), The Bronx
Holy Cross, Yonkers
Holyrood Church, Manhattan (1.1.2015)
St. Andrew's, Beacon
St. Andrew's, Brewster
St. John's, Kingston
St. Paul's, Chester
St. Thomas', New Windsor
Trinity, Garnerville

Self-Study (7)

Holy Trinity, Manhattan
Resurrection, Hopewell Junction
St. Alban's, Staten Island
St. Paul's-on-the-Hill, Ossining
St. Paul's, Spring Valley
St. Peter's (Chelsea), Manhattan
Trinity, Ossining

Interim Pastor or Priest-in-Charge in Place (11)

Calvary / St. George's, Manhattan
Divine Love, Montrose
Holy Trinity, Pawling
Intercession, Manhattan
Saint Andrew, Staten Island
St. Andrew's, The Bronx
St. Luke's, Eastchester
St. Luke's, Katonah
St. Mark's, Mount Kisco
St. Mary the Virgin, Chappaqua

Not Actively Searching (21)

All Saints', Harrison
All Souls', Manhattan
Atonement, The Bronx
Christ Church, Patterson
Crucifixion, Manhattan
Good Shepherd (Roosevelt Island), Manhattan
Good Shepherd / Buen Pastor, Newburgh
Good Shepherd, Greenwood Lake
Grace, Monroe
Holy Nativity, The Bronx
St. Andrew's, Hartsdale
St. Andrew's, Poughkeepsie
St. Edmund's, The Bronx
St. John's (Getty Square), Yonkers
St. Luke's, Beacon
St. Mark's, Yonkers
St. Mark's, Chelsea-on-Hudson
St. Paul's, Staten Island
St. Simon's, Staten Island
St. Stephen's (Woodlawn), The Bronx
St. Stephen's, Staten Island 

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