Special Session of Synod - May 27, 2023 (9am-4pm Pacific) via zoom

Structures Working Group- Report to Synod

120th Anniversary of Diocesan Incorporation & Parish Highlights Synod Slideshow

Original Parish Highlights Submissions & Essay from Archivist 

If you are not a synod delegate but wish to watch the synod proceedings, the meeting will be live-streamed here: https://www.youtube.com/@officeadministrator6802/streams

The synod agenda is available HERE

Important Dates for Synod 2023

  • March 27, 2023 Call to Synod letter and Registration were distributed by email
  • April 12, 2023 Deadline for submission of resolutions and notices of motion
  • April 21, 2023 Deadline to register for Synod 
  • April 26, 2023 Distribution of Synod Packet #1
  • May 1-12, 2023 Regional Meetings to discuss Packet #1 including ideas for any late motions or questions to submit. Election of Regional Youth Delegates
  • May 12, 2023 Deadline for nominations, late resolutions, and questions
  • May 12, 2023 Deadline for submissions for 120th Anniversary Synod Project
  • May 23, 2023 Distribution of Synod Packet #2

120th Anniversary Synod Project- Instructions

2023 Resolutions Guide

2023 Nominations Guide & Form


Special Session of Synod - October 1, 2022 via zoom

1. The Special Synod has authority to make decisions for the Diocese.
2. No elections will take place at this Special Synod.


This is the livestream link for those who are not delegates but wish to observe the 2022 synod proceedings:


Online registration is now open. The link was emailed to delegates & guests. Registration is required by September 1, 2022. Email admin@kootenay.info if you did not receive it.

Call to Synod Letter 

Resolutions Guide

Final Synod Agenda- Oct.1, 2022

Spiritual Development- Prayer Package Overview

'Green Shoots' Video Submission:

Important Synod Preparation Dates
  • Committee Reports Due (if a report was requested from you) - August 1, 2022
  • Deadline to Submit Resolutions- August 1, 2022
  • Green Shoots Submissions Due- August 20, 2022
  • Synod Online Registration Deadline- September 1, 2022
  • Synod Package #1- September 1, 2022
  • Deadline for Late Resolutions- September 17, 2022
  • Synod Package #2- September 26, 2022
  • Youth Delegate Online Orientation- September 28, 2022 (6:30pm PDT)


The 64th Synod of the Diocese of Kootenay:
May 13-16, 2021

Approved Minutes of the 2021 Synod & 2021 Resolutions (posted October 2022)

Below you’ll find links to the reports, financials, and resolutions that the Synod will be considering.

The Synod Package 

The Synod Reports

Resolutions & Nomination Info

The Synod Package Appendix

These materials went out following Regional gatherings in April. They contain further information including an introduction to a digital Synod, an additional resolution, and audited 2020 financial statements.

A Digital Synod

An Additional Resolution

Synod Links

Synod Video Presentations

Synod Opening Worship 6:30PM Thurs, May 13

Bishop Lynne's Charge to Synod