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Articles of Incorporation Instructions & Forms Form to register as a non-profit in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  5306-7102- Art of Inc-Dom Nonprofit.pdf 2021-04-23
Congregation Staff & Leadership Updates Clergy and congregational leaders are welcome to fill out this form to update or submit directory information about the congregation, lay staff and vestry members. Only fill in the information that is new or updated. Clergy updates can be accomplished on a separate form. Please click on resource title for external link. 2021-04-06
Clergy Directory Updates Clergy and congregational leaders are welcome to fill out this form to update or submit directory information about the clergy members. Only fill in the information that is new or updated. Congregational updates can be accomplished on a separate form. Please click on resource title for external link. 2021-04-06
Rector Search Process Overview This document provides an overview of the process congregations are to take when searching for a new Rector. This process was approved by the Standing Committee in January 2021. Rector_Search_Process_final.pdf 2021-04-06
Clergy Supply List If your congregation is looking for a priest to fill-in for an upcoming service, here is the list of clergy in the diocese who are ready to answer that call. Updated as of 3/22/2021. 2021 Supply List March22.pdf 2021-03-22
Diocesan Grants and Loans The Diocese has various grants and loans available to congregations upon request. Please visit the Grant Application page for complete information. Please click on resource title for external link. 2021-01-04
COVID-19 Guidelines for In-Person Indoor Gatherings While we recognize that many parishes have already addressed most of the issues raised in these guidelines, during the past few months the Diocesan office has received a number of inquiries, and we believed it might be helpful to organize our guidance in one document. Note that these guidelines are subject to change as we learn more about COVID-19, so please stay abreast of CDC and Department of Health guidelines. COVID-19 Guidelines.pdf 2020-09-29
2020-21 Clergy Compensation Guide The Clergy Compensation Guide, excerpted from the pre-convention journal, lays out guiding principles and numerical guidelines to help congregations budget clergy salaries appropriately. The guide includes information on: Cash compensation, Required Benefits, Additional Benefits, Advocacy during negotiations, Clergy supply guidelines, Clergy housing allowance and a mileage report template. If any vestry or congregation has questions about clergy compensation not covered in this document, you're welcome to contact the Diocesan office.  2020-21 clergy compensation guide.pdf 2020-09-01
Anglican Global Mission Partners Mission Match Anglican Global Mission Partners has created a searchable database of domestic and international mission opportunities covering a wide variety of options on their website.  Please click on resource title for external link. 2018-12-03
Model Bylaws Parishes are welcome to use this template as they work on their bylaws. model-bylaws-amended-06_19_17.pdf 2018-06-20