Episcopal Diocese of Oregon
The Episcopal Diocese of Oregon is a diocese of The Episcopal Church which consists of the western portion of the State of Oregon bordered by the Pacific Ocean, the Columbia River, the Cascade Range and the Oregon-California border. Major cities in the diocese are Portland, Salem, Eugene and Medford. The diocese is a part of Province VIII of the Episcopal Church.
Diocese of Oregon
|Ecclesiastical province||Province VIII|
|Cathedral||Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Portland, Oregon|
|Bishop||Michael Joseph Hanley|
Location of the Diocese of Oregon
The seat of the diocese is Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Portland, Oregon.
Michael Joseph Hanley was elected 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Oregon at the Diocese's Annual Convention on November 30, 2009. He was ordained to the episcopate and installed on April 10, 2010.
Bishops of OregonEdit
|Honorific & Name||Dates|
|1st||Thomas Fielding Scott||1854–1867|
|2nd||Benjamin Wistar Morris||1868–1906|
|4th||Walter Taylor Sumner||1915–1935|
|5th||Benjamin Dunlop Dagwell||1936–1958|
|6th||James W. F. Carman||1958-1974 (Coadjutor Bishop, 1957–1958)|
|7th||Matthew Paul Bigliardi||1974–1985|
|8th||Robert Louis Ladehoff||1986-2003 (Coadjutor Bishop, 1985)|
|10th||Michael Joseph Hanley||2010-|
For more information on the bishops who have served the Episcopal Diocese of Oregon, see the diocesan website http://www.diocese-oregon.org/history/
Suffragan and Assisting BishopsEdit
- Hal Raymond Gross, Suffragan Bishop, 1965–1979
- Sandy (Sanford Zangwill Kaye) Hampton, Assisting Bishop, 2008-2010 (previously Suffragan Bishop of Minnesota 1989-1996 and Assistant Bishop of Olympia, 1996–2003)
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