4 September 2015 A.D. 1 Nov 2015: Installation of Michael Bruce Curry as the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church
Editors. “Installation of Bishop Michael Bruce Curry as Presiding Bishop.” Episcopal Diocese of Newark. N.d. http://www.dioceseofnewark.org/event/installation-bishop-michael-bruce-curry-presiding-bishop. Accessed 4 Sept 2014.
Installation of Bishop Michael Bruce Curry as Presiding Bishop
Sunday, November 1, 2015
The Holy Eucharist with the Installation of the 27th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, Bishop Michael Bruce Curry, will occur on Sunday, November 1 at noon Eastern at Washington National Cathedral. The service will be live webcast.
The Rt. Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, was elected and confirmed as the 27th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church at the 78th General Convention on June 27. According to the Canons of The Episcopal Church, he becomes Presiding Bishop on November 1. Bishop Curry is the first African-American to be elected Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church.
The service will be reflective of the comprehensiveness of the Episcopal tradition and community. Bishop Curry will preach.
Episcopal, Anglican, ecumenical, and interreligious guests are expected to join bishops, General Convention deputies, Executive Council members, and other leaders, members and guests of The Episcopal Church for the celebration.
Information on the process for general seating tickets will be announced after Labor Day.