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Consecration of the XI Bishop of Newark

Bishop Beckwith's consecration in NJPAC on January 27, 2007. NINA NICHOLSON PHOTO
Sat, Sep 22 2018, 11:00am
1 Center Street
Newark , NJ 07102 ,


God willing and the people consenting, the Rev. Carlye J. Hughes will be ordained and consecrated a Bishop in the one, holy, catholic, and apostolic Church and Eleventh Bishop of The Episcopal Diocese of Newark on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 11 AM at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC).

Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry will be the Chief Consecrator. The Rev. Brenda Husson, Rector of St. James’ Church in Manhattan, will preach.

Light refreshments will follow the service.

All are invited to attend, and while there is no admission charge, NJPAC requires that each attendee seated in the auditorium must have a ticket. Tickets ordered before Sept. 14 were mailed to the address on the order. Tickets ordered after Sept. 14 are being held for pick up. The Solutions Desk will open in the NJPAC Box Office lobby at 9 AM on Saturday.

Event day information

While there are several parking lots convenient to NJPAC, on the day of the event, we encourage you to car pool. Parking at Episcopal House is reserved for bishops and the Presiding Bishop’s office. Doors open at 9:45 AM; all guests not assigned to processions or to seats on the stage are requested to be in their seats by 10:30 AM for the music and procession.


Please contact the Rev. Audrey Hasselbrook, Transition Committee Co-Chair, at

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