Ordination and Consecration
Saturday, June 6th, 2020, 10am
The Ordination and Consecration of the Very Rev. Craig Loya as the 10th Bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota took place on Saturday, June 6th at 10am.
You can find the bulletin for the service by clicking the button below.
Recording of Consecration Sermon from Rt. Rev. J. Scott Barker
Many have asked for print and video copies of the sermon offered by The Rt. Rev. J. Scott Barker delivered at this service. You can find links to the text and to a video excerpt from the service below.
Check below for some ways to participate in the consecration both on June 6th and afterwards.
Send the Bishop-elect a Note
We’re gathering notes to be sent to Bishop-elect Loya in a creative and tangible form. Please take a few minutes and submit a short thought, hope, or prayer that you would offer to the Bishop-elect as he begins his Episcopate here in ECMN.
Donate to the Consecration Offertory
For those wishing to donate to the Offertory for the Consecration of the Very Rev. Craig Loya as the 10th Bishop of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota, please do so by clicking the link below.
Funds from the offering will be designated for the Bishop’s discretionary fund, and will be used by Bishop Loya to support organizations working for racial justice and reconciliation throughout Minnesota.
Here’s how to give
Give via check: You can mail your check to the ECMN offices (1101 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55412). Checks should be made out to the Episcopal Church in Minnesota, referencing Consecration in the memo line.
Give onlineYou can give online anytime you’d like by clicking the button below:
Click here for the initial announcement about Consecration.
Click here for an email invitation to the livestream of Consecration.
Click here for a postcard that you can download and print!