137th Session of the Diocesan Synod of Fredericton
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Journey Wesleyan Church, 131 Duncan Lane, Fredericton

8:00am Registration Opens | 8:15am Eucharist | 8:50am Synod Convenes
4:00pm Adjournment


Convening Circular

  • Convening circular (printed copies will be available for delegates at Greater Chapter meetings)
  • Annex to the circular
    • Contains additional reports from the 2018 version of the circular and additional financial documents for this year.
    • In the interest of saving paper and printing costs, delegates are encouraged to use this electronic version of the annex document.  Members will NOT be provided with a printed copy, however, a few hard copies will be available at the synod session for reference.



Other Documentation


Synod Planning timeline

August 12 Finalize delegate/substitute list
Sept. 6 Deadline for reports for the convening circular
Sept. 20 Deadline for submitting notices of motion affecting the Synod Constitution or Canons
Oct. 11 Convening circular distribution
Oct. 12-24   Greater Chapter meetings
Chatham, Oct. 19, 10:00am, St. Mary, Miramichi
Fredericton, Oct 23, 7:00pm, Christ Church (Parish)
Kingston & Kenn., Oct 23, 7:00pm, St. Paul, Hampton
Moncton, Oct 22, 7:00pm, St. James
Saint John, Oct 15, 7:00pm, Christ the King
St. Andrews, Oct. 24, 7:00pm, St Mark's, St George
Woodstock, Oct 17, 7:00pm, Trinity, Perth-Andover
Oct. 25 Deadline for results of archdeaconry elections
Oct. 25 Deadline for nominations to Provincial and General
Synod for printed ballot
Oct. 28 Deadline for registration package items
Nov. 2 Final deadline for nominations for Provincial and General Synod

Synod Planning Chairs

Chair: Sandra Craft
Agenda: David Peer
Arrangements: Mary Robinson
Credentials: Cheryl Jacobs
Nominating: Robert Taylor
Resolutions: David Bell
Tech Support: David Wilson
Worship & Music: Geoffrey Hall / Paul Ranson