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NEJ 2014 Meetings

October 17-18
Finance & Administration

2015 Meetings

February 13-14
Vision Table

November 15-17
Finance & Administration

2016 Meetings

February 12-13
Vision Table


Funeral services for Bishop Martin D. McLee were held Monday, September 15, 2014 at The Riverside Church in New York, NY. A video of the service can be viewed on the NY Conference web site>>

Expressions of condolence can be sent to:
The Family of Bishop Martin D. McLee
c/o The New York Annual Conference
20 Soundview Ave.
White Plains, NY 10606

Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to Bishop McLee’s “Young Clergy Debt Assistance Program.”  Please make checks payable to “NYAC” and send to the attention of Ross Williams at New York Annual Conference, 20 Soundview Ave, White Plains, N.Y. 10606

Retired Bishop Jane Allen Middleton will be assigned as interim bishop of the New York Conference. Read more>>

Read, "A Letter From the President of the NEJ College of Bishops"

The Northeastern Jurisdiction mourns the death on Saturday, September 6, 2014 of Bishop Martin D. McLee, Resident Bishop of the New York Area. Watch this web site for details on arrangements as they are announced.

Read the UM News Service story, Bishop McLee, ‘champion’ for marginalized people, dies

Visit the NYAC Facebook page to read remembrances and tributes.


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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