Bishop Ordination Deadline Tickets – August 15, 2014
Save the Date
Ordination & Consecration of
The Rev. Alan McIntosh Gates
Saturday, September 13 at 10:30 a.m.
Preparations are underway for the ordination and consecration of the Rev. Alan M. Gates as the 16th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts. Everyone is welcome at this momentous occasion in the life of the church.
Pending consent from the wider Episcopal Church, the consecration will take place on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Boston University’s Agganis Arena (925 Commonwealth Avenue) in Boston, with the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, Presiding Bishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church, presiding. The Rt. Rev. Mark Hollingsworth Jr., Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio, will be the preacher.
Seating is at 10:00 a.m., with processions beginning at 10:30 a.m.
A reception will follow the service.
The service and reception are open to all, but everyone who plans to attend (including participants and volunteers) must register for a free ticket by Aug. 15. Tickets will be mailed by Aug. 29.
Register for tickets by Aug. 15 by clicking on this link.
Those who need to register for tickets by phone may call 617-482-4826, ext. 687; please leave a name and phone number so that a staff or committee member can return the call.