Episcopal Diocese of Washington

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for the world by equipping faith communities,
promoting spiritual growth, and striving for justice

2021 Regional Gatherings

In accordance with the Canons of the Diocese of Washington added by action of the Annual Convention of the Diocese on January 27, 2018, the Annual Meetings of the Regional Assemblies during 2021 will be replaced by Online Regional Gatherings.

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of each region will gather online with Bishop Mariann to discuss the Diocesan Strategic Plan, mission priorities, and draft budget scenarios for 2022. Below are the dates for the 2021 regional gatherings.  

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 


registration and materials

Invitations to online regional gatherings and a packet of materials will be emailed to all eligible clergy, wardens, and diocesan convention delegates.

If you need to update your vestry and/or list of delegates, click here.


Regional Gathering Dates

To identify your region, please click here.


Regional Gathering: South Montgomery County

Oct 13th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the South Montgomery region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: Southern Maryland

Oct 16th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the Southern Maryland region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: South DC

Oct 23rd, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the South DC region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: Central Montgomery Coutny

Oct 26th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the Central Montgomery region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: North Montgomery County

Oct 28th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the North Montgomery County region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: Central DC

Nov 4th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the Central DC region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: North Prince George's County

Nov 10th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the North Prince George's County region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

Regional Gathering: North DC

Nov 15th, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the North DC region will gather with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2022 diocesan budget. 

More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. 

If you have a question about Regional Gatherings, please email the Rev. Andrew Walter, Canon to the Ordinary. 

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