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Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia
11827 Canon Blvd., Suite 101
Newport News, VA 23606-3071
757-423-8287 Main
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New location announced for Ordination & Consecration Service

The consecration of the 11th Bishop of Southern Virginia has been moved from St. Bede Catholic Church to Williamsburg Community Chapel in Williamsburg. Read the full statement here. You can read the statement from the Catholic Diocese of Richmond here.

Ordination & Consecration of The Rev. Susan B. Haynes as 11th Bishop of Southern Virginia

The Rev. Susan B. Haynes was elected the 11th Bishop of Southern Virginia on the eighth ballot at the Special Council held September 21, 2019. Click here to meet the Bishop-Elect. She will be ordained and consecrated on February 1, 2020 at Williamsburg Community Chapel, 3899 John Tyler Highway, Williamsburg. Click here for details.

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Our Vision

The Episcopal Church in Southern Virginia is a diverse Eucharistic community, committed to the Gospel, collaborating for strength, innovating for growth, equipping each other to live in the world as disciples of Jesus Christ. Click here to learn more.