Seeing the Deacon in Our Midst: A Modest Aid for the Discerning Community
The Diaconate and Discernment
Especially for Deacons and Future Deacons
A Yahoo Group mailing list for deacons in the Episcopal Church, Anglican Church of Canada, and other Anglican churches. Others are welcome.
Center for Anglican Learning and Life (CALL)
Program of online learning and weekend seminars useful for diaconal formation and continuing education.
Unofficial Church of England site
The Association for Episcopal Deacons (AED)
Association for Episcopal Deacons Website
As an unofficial organization of deacons and others in the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church in Canada, this organization serves about 2000 deacons and 80 dioceses with diaconate programs. This site also presents information on the proposed Title III canons, which include canons on the ordination of deacons and their "life and work." The Rev. Katherine Salinaro is a past-president. Deacon Jo Weber is Membership Director. Dean Rod Dugliss is a director.
The Diaconal Association of the Church of England (DACE)
Episcopal Schools and Seminaries
Church Divinity School of the Pacific (CDSP)
One of the 11 seminaries of the Episcopal Church and home to the School for Deacons
Diocese of Louisiana - School for Ministries
Diocese of Southern Ohio - School for Diaconal Ministries
Graduate Theological Union (GTU)
An ecumenical consortium of several seminaries and affiliates, of which CDSP is a member.
Episcopal Diocesan Sites
Pacific Church News
Pacific Church News
Diakonia World Federation
Based in the Netherlands. Aims to further ecumenical dialogue between Diaconal Associations and Communities, and to further a sense of diaconia in churches and congregations.
The Deacons Place
A site for people interested in the ministry of deacon, especially in the Catholic tradition. Links to histories of deacon saints.
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
The Episcopal Church and Evangelical Lutheran Church in America began a relationship of full communion on January 8, 2001. Clergy from either denomination may serve in churches. The ELCA also trains and licenses persons as diaconal ministers.