Bishop George R. Sumner
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We are Resurrection people
The mission of the church is to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ
Bishop George Sumner oversees pastoral and administrative needs throughout the diocese. He is responsible for pastoral care to clergy and their families, meeting congregational needs and diocesan-wide strategy. He is a chief pastor for more than 32,000 Episcopalians, 200 clergy and 100 congregations, schools and institutions. He was elected the 7th Bishop in 2015.
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Welcome to the Episcopal Diocese of Dallas. We are a worshipful community where more than 11,500 believers sit in the pews each Sunday at one of our 70 parishes or missions. Our reach extends throughout Northeast Texas with Oklahoma, Arkansas, Waxahachie and Tarrant County serving as our borders. Our congregations are large, small, contemporary and traditional. Join us as we worship Christ, experience community and transform lives.
The Episcopal Diocese of Dallas is partnering with ReviveTX in a multi-denominational effort for the 50 days between Easter and Pentecost, throughout North Texas to cover the region in prayer; send witnesses into schools, businesses and streets to greet, pray and share the Gospel; offer New Testament copies in Spanish and English; and provide one-on-one discipleship materials for seekers and new followers of Jesus.