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Purpose of the VGEC

The purpose of the Vergers Guild of the Episcopal Church is:
  • To encourage, through the fellowship and work of the Guild, the sharing of ideas, skills and pertinent information among the members

  • To promote communications between members of the Guild at all levels as a way of maintaining the pastoral, administrative and liturgical traditions of the office of verger in the Episcopal Church

  • To provide mutual assistance by advice and counsel with on ­the ­job problems experienced by members of the Guild

  • To organize and promote courses of training in the office of verger

  • To foster a relationship between the clergy and vergers
This statement purpose is taken from the Bylaws of the Vergers Guild of the Episcopal Church from archives.vergers.org.