Clergy Manual

The Clergy Manual is a resource developed by the Christian Vocations Office that answers many of the commonly asked questions and links to resources for clergy in the diocese, or thinking of coming to this diocese.

If you don't find your question answered here, feel free to contact the Christian Vocations Office.


1. Status Changes
A. Letters Dimissory
    The Incoming clergy is expected to have this transferred from the previous Diocese.
B. Change of Address Form for the Church Pension Fund
2. License to Officiate (Contact Eva Cole at
A. Regular Parochial Clergy
B. Non-regular or non-parochial Clergy
4. Bishops' Visitation
A. Guidelines
B. Visitation Report Form
9. Safeguarding Our Children: Policies for the Protection of Children and Youth from Abuse
10. Annual Convention
A. Certification Form for Lay Delegates
B. Certification Form for Special Youth Representative
11. List of Useful Websites