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Full-Time Incumbent 

The Archbishop of Kootenay and the Parish of Kokanee seek a full-time Incumbent. This 2-point Parish is centered in Nelson, British Columbia, and serves congregations in both Nelson and Kaslo.

Kokanee Parish is in the Kootenay Lake area in the centre of the West Kootenay Region in the Diocese of Kootenay. This is a stunningly beautiful location in which to live and work where opportunities to enjoy the arts, culture and 4-season recreation abound. Nelson has evolved into a tourist destination with many high-tech businesses and work-at-home professionals residing here for the lifestyle.

The Diocese is in the midst of a challenging and exciting time of transition and is seeking leadership with imagination and resourcefulness. Requests for the Parish Profile and Applications may be sent to The Most Reverend Dr. Lynne E. McNaughton at

Deadline for Applications - June 1, 2023