The Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth
Equipping the Saints for the Work of Ministry


The 28th Annual
Diocesan Convention
November 12 & 13, 2010 • Hosted by the Western Deanery



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Date: August 5, 2010

To: Convention Delegates and Clergy

From: The Rev. Canon Charles A. Hough III

Subject: Diocesan Convention Information

The 28th Annual Convention of the Diocese of Fort Worth will be hosted by the Western Deanery. The opening Eucharist will take place on Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at the Church of the Holy Apostles, 3900 Longvue Avenue, Fort Worth. beginning at 5 p.m.  Following the Eucharist, there will be a reception/hospitality followed by dinner at the Ridglea Country Club, 3700 Bernie Anderson Avenue, Fort Worth, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This should be a festive evening for all of our clergy, delegates, and visitors. The Convention will convene at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in the Round-Up Inn at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 13. Information concerning reservations for the Friday night reception/dinner, hotels (if needed), and lunch on Saturday will be included in the next Convention publication, which will be posted here on Sept. 24, 2010.  Every delegate and all members of clergy are encouraged to review the Convention materials. If you are unable to print any of the forms yourself, contact your parish office for assistance.


Sept. 11 Nomination forms due
Sept. 24 Additional convention materials posted
Oct. 13
6:45 p.m.
Eastern Deanery meeting, St. Laurence, Grapevine
Oct. 22
New date!
7 p.m.
Southern Deanery meeting, Good Shepherd, Granbury
Oct. 17
10:30 a.m.
Western Deanery meeting, All Saints, Weatherford
Oct. 20
7 p.m.
Fort Worth East Deanery meeting, St. John’s, Fort Worth
7 p.m.
Northern Deanery meeting, Good Shepherd, Wichita Falls
Oct. 26
7 p.m.
Fort Worth West Deanery meeting, Holy Apostles, Fort Worth

Nov. 12

5:30 p.m.
Convention Eucharist (Clergy: Process in cassock, surplice, and white stole for the Friday Eucharist)
Nov. 13
9 a.m.
Convention business session





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