Standing Committee (SC)
Contact: The Rev. Edwin B. Smith, President firstname.lastname@example.org
What's a Standing Committee?
The Standing Committee shall be the Ecclesiastical Authority in the absence of the Bishop, shall be the Council of advice to the Bishop, and shall perform such other activities as prescribed by the Constitution and Canons of the Diocese or National Church or by resolution of the Convention. The Standing Committee has other duties assigned to it including consenting to the election of Bishops in other dioceses, various duties in the Ordination process, oversight of election of a new Bishop in this diocese, needing to approve any mortgage or conveyance of property, and a variety of duties regarding an Ecclesiastical Trial.