Diocese of Fredericton

The Anglican Diocese of Fredericton

Proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ for the making of disciples


Companion Diocese Committee

Mandate   Current Membership
To advise the Diocesan Council Mission and Outreach Team regarding the choice of a companion diocese and on all matters pertaining to the relationship with the companion diocese.   Don Adams
Bishop David Edwards
Heather Miller, Chair
Gwen McConnell
Colin McDonald, Director, Youth and Intergenerational Ministries
Gisele McKnight, Diocesan Communications Officer
The Rev. Canon Keith Osborne

 

News
  Our Companion Diocese: Anglican Diocese of Ho, Ghana

 

Roles and Responsibilities
Brief Description and Mandate
  To advise the Mission and Outreach committee of the Diocesan Council of the Diocese of Fredericton regarding the choice of a Companion Diocese. To advise the Mission and Outreach Committee on all matters pertaining to the relationship with the Companion Diocese.
Accountability
  The Mission and Outreach Committee of the Diocesan Council of the Diocese of Fredericton.
Activities
 
  • Advice regarding the choice of the Companion Diocese.
  • Maintain established relationships of the Diocese with the Companion Diocese.
  • Encourage parishes to become involved in initiatives of the Diocese with regards to the Companion Diocese.
  • Coordinate the Companion Diocese program.
  • Provide information and publicity through a variety of media.
  • Review all relationships annually.
  • Report to the Mission and Outreach Committee regularly
Membership
  Members drawn from every Regional Deanery of the Diocese, plus the bishop (ex-officio).
Life Expentancy
  At the pleasure of the Mission and Outreach Committee and the Diocesan Council.
Meeting Schedule
  At the call of the Chair
Funding
  The Diocese
Special appeals and fundraising activities