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.
Registration ends May 6 - don't wait!
June 6-9, 2019, Rhode Island
Workshop schedule is here.
Registration and Agenda are here. (Registration ends May 6.)
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Diocesan Donations to Triennial are still being accepted. Please use this link; select Donation or Pledge. Under Additional Information, choose For 2019 Triennial. Thank you!
Memorial Scholarship in memory of the Ven. Elaine Bellis, Archdeacon Emerita
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"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