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Publish Date: 25 October 2019
 

Nomination of Candidates for Election of the Bishop Co-adjutor, Diocese of Hong Kong Island

The Nominating Committee established for the election of the Bishop Co-adjutor of the Diocese of Hong Kong Island has met and resolved the following:

Three priests be nominated as candidates for the election of the Bishop Co-adjutor of the Diocese of Hong Kong Island (listed in alphabetical order by surnames):

1. The Very Revd Matthias DER
2. The Very Revd Samson FAN
3. The Revd Canon Peter Douglas KOON
 

According to Article 7.2 of the Constitution of Diocese of Hong Kong Island,

“7.2.1.5 Nomination by any five (5) members of the Diocesan Synod concerned or by the vestry of any Parish shall be accepted within ten (10) days of the publication of the nominees by the Nominating Committee.
7.2.1.6 No member of the Diocesan Synod shall be allowed to nominate more than one (1) candidate.”

In this regard, any nominations by members of the Diocesan Synod of the Diocese of Hong Kong Island or by vestries in the Diocese of Hong Kong Island should be submitted, with documents in support of nomination (please refer to Article 7.2.1.7 of the Constitution) within ten (10) days (i.e. on or before 4 November 2019).

Information on all candidates will be distributed to all members of the Electoral College seven (7) days before the election on 21 November 2019. For enquiries, please contact Ms Yeung of the Diocesan Office at 2526 5366.
Please pray for the election of the Bishop Co-adjutor.
25 October 2019

 

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