AED is a membership-funded association of persons and dioceses within The Episcopal Church whose mission is to increase participation and involvement of all baptized persons in Christ's diaconal ministry, especially by promoting and supporting the diaconate.
JOIN THESE EVENTS -
• AED's Archdeacon & Deacon Directors' Conference (A3D)
Feb. 21 - 24, 2019
Registration opens Dec. 1st. Details
• AED's Triennial
June 6-9, 2019. Details
CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of AED's Board election:
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SAVE THE DATES
2019 A3D Conference, February 21-24, 2019
For Archdeacons, Deacon Directors and Formation Leaders. Details.
2019 Triennial Assembly: June 6-9, 2019
Clergy & Lay welcome! The Most Rev. Michael Curry, keynote & preaching. Details.
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We'd love to come to your diocese for this event in 2022. Full details here.
"We used the AED site extensively during our process of developing a diocesan Handbook for Deacons. It gave us access to a wealth of resources ... and “best practices.” Martha Seaman & Veronica Ritson, Diocese of Arizona