Silvestre Romero elected bishop coadjutor of Diocese of Guatemala

first_img Rector Collierville, TN Posted Jun 12, 2017 The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group The Rev. Silvestre Romero. Photo via Facebook[Diocese of Massachusetts] The Rev. Silvestre Romero, rector of St. Peter’s-San Pedro Church in Salem, was elected bishop coadjutor of the Diocese of Guatemala during its May 26-27 convention held at the Cathedral of St. James the Apostle in Guatemala City.  Pending the consent process, Romero will succeed the current bishop, the Rt. Rev. Armando Guerra.“We rejoice at Silvestre’s election in Guatemala, and extend our prayers for their future partnership as diocese and bishop.  Silvestre and his family will be greatly missed here in the Diocese of Massachusetts,” Massachusetts Bishop Alan M. Gates said.Text from the official notification from Guerra to fellow bishops, dated June 7, follows below.Guatemala is among the five dioceses, along with El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama, that comprise the Anglican Churches in Central America, or IARCA in its Spanish acronym, one of the newest provinces in the Anglican Communion.Por este medio y con gran gozo y satisfacción les notifico que la Convención Extraordinaria IX convocada para los día 26 y 27 de Mayo en la Catedral Episcopal Santiago Apóstol con el propósito de elegir un Obispo Coadjutor para la Diócesis de Guatemala, se realizó y eligió al  R.P. Silvestre Enrique Romero León.El Padre Silvestre Enrique Romero tiene 49 años y es actualmente el Rector de la Parroquia San Pedro en Salem Massachusetts, congregación y  Diócesis a las que les estamos muy agradecidos por habernos dado al Padre Romero.En Cristo,Rvdmo. Armando Roman Guerra Soria,Obispo Diocesano Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Featured Events Youth Minister Lorton, VA Rector Shreveport, LA Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector Pittsburgh, PA Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Associate Rector Columbus, GA Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Submit a Press Release Course Director Jerusalem, Israel The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Tags Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Director of Music Morristown, NJ Submit an Event Listing Silvestre Romero elected bishop coadjutor of Diocese of Guatemala Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Rector Albany, NY Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Rector Belleville, IL Anglican Communion Curate Diocese of Nebraska In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Rector Hopkinsville, KY An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Featured Jobs & Calls Rector Tampa, FL Submit a Job Listing Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Knoxville, TN Rector Bath, NC Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Press Release Service Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Martinsville, VA Rector Washington, DC Rector Smithfield, NClast_img read more