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    The Upper New York Conference of The United Methodist Church


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    2022 Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference

    The Northeastern Jurisdictional (NEJ) Conference was held November 2-4, 2022 in College Park, Maryland.


    On Wednesday, November 2, Rev. Hector Burgos, currently serving as the Central District Superintendent in Greater New Jersey Conference, was elected as bishop of the Northeastern Jurisdiction. On Friday, November 4, Rev. Burgos was assigned as bishop to the Upper New York Conference beginning on January 1, 2023 following the retirement of Bishop Mark J. Webb. 

    If you'd like to read the Daily Updates that feature more of what happened at the NEJ Conference, click the links below: 

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 6, November 4

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 5, November 3

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 4, November 2

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 3, November 1

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 2, October 31

    NEJ Daily Christian Advocate Volume 1

    Click the following links to read articles written by UNY writer/editor Shannon Hodson:

    UNY delegates meet their new bishop, Hector Burgos

    Bishop Mark J. Webb’s retirement celebrated at the NEJ Conference


    The 2024 NEJ Conference is scheduled to take place in Western Pennsylvania. Dates for the Conference aren't available yet.


    With more than 134,000 members, the Upper New York Annual (Regional) Conference of The United Methodist Church comprises 865 local churches and 85 new faith communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our mission is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."