Diaconate Ordination Forms (Canon III.6)

Nomination and Postulancy
  • Nomination for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form F1)
    This form is to be completed by the nominee’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Acceptance of Nomination and Application for Postulancy (Form F2)
    This form is to be completed by the nominee.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Postulancy (Form F3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
Candidacy
  • Application for Candidacy (Form G1)
    This form is to be completed by the postulant.
  • Letter of Support (Form G2)
    This form is to be completed by the postulant’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Candidacy (Form G3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
  • Approval of the Standing Committee on Application for Candidacy (Form G4)
    This form is to be completed by the Standing Committee.
Ordination to the Diaconate (under canon III.6)
  • Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form H1)
    This form is to be completed by the candidate.
  • Letter of Support (Form H2)
    This form is to be completed by the candidate’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form H3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
  • Approval of the Standing Committee on Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form H4)
    This form is to be completed by the Standing Committee.
Additional Forms
  • Report of the Discernment Committee (Form E1)
    This form is to be completed by the discernment committee.
  • Medical Examination and Psychological Evaluation Documents (Form E2)
    These forms are to be completed by the applicant for Holy Orders and a designated psychologist and physician.

Priesthood Ordination Forms (Canon III.8)

Nomination and Postulancy
  • Nomination for Ordination to the Priesthood (Form A1)
    This form is to be completed by the nominee’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Acceptance of Nomination and Application for Postulancy (Form A2)
    This form is to be completed by the nominee.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Postulancy (Form A3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
Candidacy
  • Application for Candidacy (Form B1)
    This form is to be completed by the postulant.
  • Letter of Support (Form B2)
    This form is to be completed by the postulant’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Candidacy (Form B3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
  • Approval of the Standing Committee on Application for Candidacy (Form B4)
    This form is to be completed by the Standing Committee.
Ordination to the Diaconate (under canon III.8)
  • Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form C1)
    This form is to be completed by the candidate.
  • Letter of Support (Form C2)
    This form is to be completed by the candidate’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form C3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
  • Approval of the Standing Committee on Application for Ordination to the Diaconate (Form C4)
    This form is to be completed by the Standing Committee.

Ordination to the Priesthood
  • Application for Ordination to the Priesthood (Form D1)
    This form is to be completed by the deacon.
  • Letter of Support (Form D2)
    This form is to be completed by the deacon’s congregation or other community of faith.
  • Report of Commission on Ministry on Application for Ordination to the Priesthood (Form D3)
    This form is to be completed by the chairperson of the Commission on Ministry.
  • Approval of the Standing Committee on Application for Ordination to the Priesthood (Form D4)
    This form is to be completed by the Standing Committee.
Additional Forms
  • Report of the Discernment Committee (Form E1)
    This form is to be completed by the discernment committee.
  • Medical Examination and Psychological Evaluation Documents (Form E2)
    These forms are to be completed by the applicant for Holy Orders and a designated psychologist and physician.