July 15, 2019

The Country Club of Sioux Falls

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The Rev. Constanze Hagmaier elected bishop of the ELCA South Dakota Synod

SIOUX FALLS, SD (June 1, 2019) – The Rev. Constanze Hagmaier was elected June 1 to serve a six-year term as bishop of the South Dakota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The election took place during the synod assembly, held May 31 and June 1 in Sioux Falls, SD

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Update from the Bishop Election Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Due to technical problems with the electronic voting system, the Bishop Election Committee decided to repeat the third and fourth ballot using paper ballots. The purpose is to ensure the integrity of the vote for Office of Bishop. The Bishop Election Committee appreciates your patience in this process.

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Seven candidates identified for the next Lutheran Bishop in South Dakota

Over 500 voting members of the South Dakota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America were gathered today at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, SD to pray, discern and elect a new bishop for the South Dakota Synod. Seven candidates have been identified as nominees from a result of the second ballot for the office of bishop.

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Events

Installation of Bishop Constanze Hagmaier

Members of the South Dakota Synod, Rostered Ministers of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, ecumenical partners, and the public are invited to attend the Installation Service of Bishop Constanze Hagmaier on September 7, 2019.

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Third Annual Bishop’s Blast

The third annual Bishop’s Blast will take place on Sunday, August 25th, 2019, at Hunters Pointe in Humboldt, SD.

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Bishop’s Golf Tournament

Join Bishop Zellmer for the 2019 Bishop’s Golf Tournament The Country Club of Sioux Falls 3400 W 22nd Street Sioux Falls, SD Check-In: 11:00 AM Lunch: 11:45 AM Tee Off: 12:30 PM Proceeds go towards Seminary Debt Reduction.

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Bishop Election

2019 Bishop Election

The election for the next South Dakota Synod Bishop will be at the 2019 Synod Assembly on May 31-June 1, 2019 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, SD. To help prepare the synod for this election, resources and FAQs will be posted here regularly.

Have questions regarding the Bishop Election? Please contact bishopelection@sdsynod.org and a member of the committee will reach out to you.

Bishop Election Devotions

Bishop Election Devotional for May 29, 2019

Our final devotions for the Bishop Election series written by Rev. Jackie Braun.

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Bishop Election Devotional for May 22, 2019

Read reflections by Pastor Gary Westgard for the Bishop Election Devotional Series. Receive weekly devotions written by members of the synod as we prepare for the 2019 Synod Assembly and Bishop Election.

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Bishop Election Devotional for May 19, 2019

Read reflections by Greg Giles for the Bishop Election Devotional Series. Receive weekly devotions written by members of the synod as we prepare for the 2019 Synod Assembly and Bishop Election.

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