I'm not much of a live-blogger, but I will try to post some results here on Saturday for our bishop election. All I have is my iPhone with no blogger apps; maybe I'll try to find one some I'm not having to use the web. Registration is at 9am, followed by Holy Eucharist at 10am, then we are underway.
Synod is convened 11:15am. Fr. John Spencer is leading, as head of Standing Committee. 40 of 45 clergy present, 65 of 69 delegates present, we have a quorum.
Synod rules allow speeches in favor of candidates. Fr Frank Dunaway is speaking for Abbot Morales. Mr LeRoy Groff with seconding speech.
Kim Benson is speaking on behalf of Fr Ed den Blaauwen. Fr Ed Guill of Nashville now speaking.
Fr Toby Karlowicz speaking on behalf of Fr Michael Brooks. Now Mary Kay Gamage is speaking.
No nominations from the floor--Nominations closed for the first ballot. Now additional speakers are rising in favor of various candidates.
First ballot taken at 1pm.