DFP

Community of Deacons in the Diocese of Maine About Us reprinted from The Deacon’s Bench Blog The community of active deacons in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine is 42-strong, and growing! We ...
... w with the Committee on Holy Orders  and additional application procedures. Once a person is named a postulant, he or she enters the Deacon Formation Program (DFP). The diocesan Handbook for Ordinatio ...
Liturgical Duties of a Deacon  by the Rt. Rev. Stephen T. Lane, Bishop of Maine Deacons have specific liturgical responsibilities in the worship of the Episcopal Church that are intended to reflect ...
The Role of the Deacon by the Rt. Rev. Stephen T. Lane, Bishop of Maine The diaconate is a full and equal order in the church. Its purpose is to help the body of Christ grasp the fullness of Christ’s ...

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