Standing Committee

Standing Committee

Standing Committee

Standing Committee

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The Standing Committee of the Diocese of Texas consists of three priests and three lay communicants within the diocese, elected by Council for three-year terms.

The Standing Committee of the Diocese of Texas consists of three priests and three lay communicants within the diocese, elected by Council for three-year terms. It functions as a committee of advice to the bishop and is called at the bishop’s discretion, or it may meet of its own accord. The Standing Committee gives consent for persons to become candidates for Holy Orders, consent for ordinations and consent to elections of bishops in other dioceses. When there is no bishop or bishop coadjutor, the Standing Committee becomes the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese. 

PRESIDENT The Rev. James Pevehouse

SECRETARY Marcia Quintanilla

ASSISTANT Ana Gonzales May

COMMITTEE

To 2020
Marcia Quintanilla - San Mateo, Bellaire
The Rev. James Pevehouse - St. Paul's, Waco

To 2021
Edward Ziegler - Holy Comforter, Spring
The Rev. Genevieve Razim - nonparochial, Houston

To 2022
Gwendolyn Chance - St. James', Austin
The Rev. Jason Ingalls, Holy Spirit, Waco