Meet the Candidates

We are pleased to introduce the following candidates for the 6th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma.

The Rev'd
Canon Scott Alan Gunn

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The Rev'd

Poulson C.Reed

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All nominees will be in the diocese Dec. 6-8 to participate in the walkabouts. Everyone is invited to attend to meet the nominees in person.  Walkabouts are an opportunity for candidates to present their vision for the Diocese and attendees to ask questions. Tulsa and OKC will be LIVE STREAMED ON YOUTUBE.  Simply search for the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma on YouTube's search bar, click on our page and the feed will be readily available.  

  • Dec. 6:  6pm at Lawton, St. Andrew's
  • Dec. 7:  2:45pm at Tulsa, Holland Hall School - When you turn onto campus off of 81st street, follow the signs to the Walter Arts Center. You may park in any of the lots west of the Walter Arts Center or the Tandy Building/Chapman Green.
  • Dec. 8:  3pm at OKC, Casady School - Enter through the Penn Gate entrance, on the west side of campus. There will be security personnel there to help direct guests to the large parking lot adjacent to the Bennett Athletic Center or another one south. A golf cart will be used to shuttle folks from and back to lots on the east side of campus. DO NOT try to enter/park by the chapel lot off of Britton Road.  

Have a question for the candidates?  Email to submit questions.

Petition Process
The petition process opens October 1st, 2019 and remains open for 15 days, closing at 5 p.m. on Oct. 16th, 2019. 

CLICK HERE to download details for the process and below are documents for petition submission.

Petition by Council of a Region  Petition by Vestry of a Parish  Petition by Clergy & Lay Delegates of Convention

Bishop Coadjutor Election

Dec. 14th at St. Paul's Cathedral (FYI there will be a 5k race downtown that may effect routes getting to the Cathedral.  Click here to view the race route) This event will be live streamed on our YouTube page at 10 a.m.



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