The Northeastern Juristiction of The United Methodist Church The Northeastern Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church

All Issues of the Daily Christian Advocate, Ruling of Law, 2016 NEJ Journal (pdf download and links to order printed version) from the 2016 Northeastern Jurisdiction Conference
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Complete Judicial Council Ruling on NEJ Untitled Resolution


Vision Table: January 25-28
College of Bishops: January 28-February 1
Episcopacy Committee: January 30-February 1
College of Bishops: June 18-21
Vision Table Conference Call: October 15: 7pm
CFA: October 17-18
Program & Arrangements: October 19-20
Finance Committee: October 19-20

Vision Table: January 25-27
College of Bishops: January 27-30
Program & Arrangements: March 29-30
CFA: October 10-11
Program & Arrangements: October 12-14

Vision Table: January 24-26
College of Bishops: January 26-30
Program & Arrangements: March 27-28

JURISDICTIONAL CONFERENCE: July 13-17: Delta Hotels: 245 Shawan Road, Hunt Valley, MD
July 13: Proposed Committee meetings/Evening interview groups organize
July 14: Proposed Interviews
July 15: Jurisdictional Conference begins
July 16: Jurisdictional Conference continues
July 17: Jurisdictional Conference convenes after Consecration of newly elected Bishop(s)

NEJ Appeals Committee Information: The Rules of Procedure of the Northeastern Jurisdiction can be found by following this link.  Any appeal from a church trial by the “appellant shall within thirty days give written notice of appeal and the same must be furnished to the officer receiving such notice….”  For the NEJ, any appeal should be sent to the secretary of the Committee on Appeals.  The officers for the Committee on Appeals include:  President:  Jen Ihlo (; Vice President:  Alyce Weaver Dunn (; Secretary:  Rene Perez (  A complete listing of the committee is found under organization / other committees.

The Northeastern Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church (NEJ) covers the 9 Episcopal areas (10 annual conferences) located in the area from Maine south to West Virginia. The Northeastern Jurisdiction is one of five US jurisdictions along with seven Central Conferences that serve United Methodists around the globe.

Vision Statement
Our vision is to be a Jurisdiction led by transforming leaders serving growing congregations and Annual Conferences for the sake of Christ's mission in the world.

Annual Conferences
Select the Annual Conference near you to begin to discover how God is working through United Methodists in the northeast for the betterment of the world.

The NEJ Vision Table
Click here to learn more about the organizational structure of the NEJ.

NEJ College of Bishops
Click here to view a list of the bishops that serve the NEJ

UM General Agencies
The NEJ is home to five of the denomination's general boards and agencies. Click here for a list of United Methodist agencies.


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