Category Archives: Deacons

Deacons Weekend 2017

This past weekend the deacons of the diocese gathered for our second annual Deacon’s Weekend, this year held in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Deacons are called to sacramental, liturgical, and pastoral care ministries. Specifically, the Deacon assists the Priest in worship and administration of the sacraments, cares for the poor, the sick, and the outcast, and assists […]

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The Gathering of Deacons

Anglican Diocese of the South held its first ever gathering of deacons. Deacons and aspirants gathered from several states, and represented about 60% of our deacons. On Friday night we gathered for fellowship at Holy Cross Cathedral. We were joined by assisting Bishop Frank Lyons, who encouraged the deacons by saying that they are the […]

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