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Bishop-Elect Heyd Receives Required Canonical Consents

The following announcement, in English and Spanish,
was released today by the Office of Public Affairs of the Episcopal Church.

Diocese of New York notified of
successful canonical consent process for next bishop

The Episcopal Diocese of New York has received notification from Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry that Bishop-elect Matthew Foster Heyd has received the required majority of consents in the canonical consent process detailed in Canon III.11.3. The consents received have been certified by the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, registrar of the General Convention.

In giving consent to his ordination and consecration, standing committees and bishops exercising jurisdiction in The Episcopal Church attest to knowing of “no impediment on account of which” Bishop-elect Heyd ought not to be ordained as bishop, and that his election was conducted in accordance with the canons.

Heyd was elected bishop coadjutor on Dec. 3. His consecration and ordination service is scheduled for May 20.

La diócesis de Nueva York recibe notificación del éxito
del proceso
de consentimiento canónico

La Diócesis Episcopal de Nueva York recibió la notificación del Obispo Presidente y Primado Michael B. Curry que el Obispo electo Matthew Foster Heyd obtuvo la mayoría requerida de consentimientos en el proceso de consentimiento canónico detallado en el Canon III.11.3. Los consentimientos recibidos fueron certificados por el Revdo. Canónigo Michael Barlowe, Secretario de la Convención General.

Al dar su consentimiento para su ordenación y consagración, los comités permanentes y de los obispos que ejercen jurisdicción en la Iglesia Episcopal atestiguan que no conocen “ningún impedimento por el cual” el obispo electo Heyd no deba ser ordenado como obispo y que su elección se realizó de conformidad con los cánones.

Heyd fue elegido obispo coadjutor el 3 de diciembre. Su servicio de consagración y ordenación será el 20 de mayo.

 

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    The Rev. Matthew Foster Heyd Is Bishop Coadjutor-Elect of the Episcopal Diocese of New York

    Following the announcement of the result of the fourth round of balloting at approximately 2:15 p.m. today, in a special election convention at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine in Manhattan, the Rev. Matthew Foster Heyd, the rector of the Church of the Heavenly Rest in Manhattan, was declared Bishop Coadjutor-elect of the Diocese of New York.

    To be complete, the election must now receive the consent, delivered to the Presiding Bishop, of a majority of Bishops of the Episcopal Church exercising jurisdiction, and the consent of a majority of the standing committees of the dioceses of the Episcopal Church, delivered to the Standing Committee of the Diocese of New York.

    The consecration of the Bishop Coadjutor is scheduled for Saturday, May 20th at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine.

    To be complete, the election must now receive the consent, delivered to the Presiding Bishop, of a majority of Bishops of the Episcopal Church exercising jurisdiction, and the consent ofa majority of the standing committees of the dioceses of the Episcopal Church, delivered to the Standing Committee of the Diocese of New York.

    The consecration of the Bishop Coadjutor is scheduled for Saturday, May 20th at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine.

    For extensive information about the Bishop Elect and the full slate of candidates, please visit https://bishopsearch.dioceseny.org.

    The Rev. Matthew Heyd's Address to the Convention Following the Announcement of His Election

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