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Clergy and Transition Ministries

Congregations and ministries that are searching for clergy work with the diocese’s Transition Ministry Officer, the Rev. Canon Anne E. Kitch anne@diobeth.org – 610-691-5655 x237
Contact Canon Kitch for

  • clergy transitions
  • letters of agreement
  • list of supply clergy

Congregations seeking Clergy in the Diocese

Contact Canon Kitch with all inquiries and applications

Receiving Names

None at this time.

No Longer Receiving Names

Church of the Epiphany, Clarks Summit

Church of the Redeemer Episcopal and St. John’s Lutheran, Sayre. This is a shared position.

Not Yet Receiving Names

None at this time.

Licensed to Officiate

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For Clergy

Clergy Bible Study

Times and Days of the Month
Bible Study 1 – 2nd Thursday 2 p.m. @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem
Bible Study 2 & 4 – 2nd Thursday @ 2 p.m. at Church of the Mediator, Allentown
Bible Study 3 – 1st Tuesday @ 10 a.m. at St. Alban’s, Sinking Spring
Bible Study 6 – 2nd Tuesday @ 2 p.m. at Grace Church, Kingston
Bible Study 7 – 2nd Tuesday @ 2 p.m. at St. Mark’s, Moscow
Bible Study 8 – 3rd Tuesday @ 3 p.m. at Christ Church, Towanda

Supply Clergy

For a list of supply clergy contact Canon Anne Kitch, or Paula Lapinski at 610-691-5655

The current Clergy Supply Rate Schedule is available on the Finance page.

For 2016 Supply Clergy are reimbursed for travel at $0.54 per mile (The mileage rate is set according to IRS standards and is subject to periodic change.)