180th Diocesan Convention in 2019


The 180th meeting of the Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri will be held on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22-23, 2019, at Christ Church Cathedral in St. Louis, Missouri.

For only the eleventh time in these 180 years of our Diocese's existence, the Convention will elect a bishop

Highlights for our meeting also include:

  • a theme around what it means to be a Church with Bishops;
  • updates on the missional life in the Diocese of Missouri, especially as it relates to Making disciples | Building congregations | For the life of the world;
  • report from Deaconess Anne House, a visible expression of mission close by;
  • election to Diocesan offices, including the lay and ordained deputies to serve at the General Convention of the Episcopal Church in 2021;
  • consideration of a Diocesan budget for 2020.

CLICK HERE to read the Bishop Wayne Smith's invitation to Convention. 


Convention registration is now open!

Everyone attending the 2019 convention is required to register.
Registration deadline is October 23.

More Info

The Rev. Doris Westfall, Interim Canon to the Ordinary; Michael Reiser, convention planner, convention@diocesemo.org