The Consecration

October 31, 2009

11:00 am

 

Sioux Falls Convention Center

1101 N. West Ave, Sioux Falls 

 

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, Chief Consecrator

 

Reception following

 

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The Election

 
2009 Special Election      
         
Ballot # 1 2
Order Clergy Lay Clergy Lay
Total Votes Cast 51 136 53 138
Needed to Elect 34 91 36 93
         
John Tarrant 27 73 44 101
John Floberg 7 15 3 14
Doug Dunn 5 12 6 23
Peter Stebinger 11 36 withdrew  withdrew
 (spoiled ballot) 1      

 

Bishop-Elect

See the May/June 2009 issue of South Dakota ChurchNews for additional information on Fr. Tarrant.

 

 

Name:   John T. Tarrant
Current Position:  

Rector, Trinity Church

Pierre, South Dakota

Date of Birth:  February 17, 1952
Place of Birth:  Kansas City, Missouri
Family:    

Patricia Tarrant, Spouse

11 adult children in blended family

  Education:  

B.A. Michigan State University, Political Science, 1974

M.Div.   Virginia Theological Seminary, 1983

  Ordination:

Deacon,  June 11, 1983, Diocese of Western Michigan

Priest, February 11, 1984, Diocese of Western Massachusetts

     

   

Consent for the Election was obtained from the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies at General Convention in Anaheim, July 7-17, 2009.