Day: August 3, 2018

Virginia Bishop Shannon Johnston To Retire

Virginia Bishop Shannon Johnston To Retire

In a letter posted on the diocesan website this morning, Bishop Johnston announced his intention to resign and retire.

“After many months of intense prayer and reflection, and in close consultation with the Presiding Bishop and our Standing Committee, I am formally announcing that I have decided to resign my office and ministry as Bishop of the Diocese of Virginia effective November 3, 2018, prior to the adjournment of our annual convention. I will then serve the diocese in […]