The Nomination process formally introduces the Aspirant at the diocesan level and notifies the Diocese and the Bishop of an individual’s desire to pursue holy orders. Nomination paperwork is due June 1st.


Refer to the description of the application in the Guidelines for Those Seeking Holy Orders and preview the online form before beginning the application. You may save and resume your application. 

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The Local Discernment Committee and Vestry or Bishop’s Committee completes their recommendation here. Refer to the description of the application in the Guidelines for Those Seeking Holy Orders before beginning, and note that digital signatures are required. These can be individual image files (.pdf, .jpg, etc.) or the whole body may sign a blank sheet of paper, and the submitter can upload a single file on the body’s behalf. 

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Assessment and Recommendations

Not applicable at nomination