This morning at 11:00 a.m., the Rev. Canon Kevin Nichols will be ordained and consecrated as the IX bishop of Bethlehem. Please join us at the The First Presbyterian Church, 3231 Tilghman Street, Allentown, PA 18104.
This is the description of the day provided by the Diocese of Bethlehem: “God willing and the people consenting, The Reverend Canon Kevin D. Nichols will be ordained and consecrated a Bishop in the one, holy, catholic, and apostolic Church, and IX Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem on September 15, 2018 at First Presbyterian Church of Allentown. The Most Reverend Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church, will be the Chief Consecrator. The Right Reverend A. Robert Hirschfeld, Bishop of New Hampshire, will preach.”
If you are not able to join us in person, we invite you to join us in prayer and to view the live-stream on the DOB Facebook page.
Here are several “collages” produced by Google from photos taken yesterday at the Clergy Day at the Cathedral of the Nativity.