A medical/psychiatric examine is required. Garment fee is $150 (covers the purchasing of a red chasuble and stole and alb). You will also need a pectoral cross/w chain and a ring. The Episcopal Formation Class is $200. Taking the class is no guarantee of consecration.
5. There will be an written exam and paper done and submitted before you are even considered for consecration
6. Other particulars will be discuss as the process progresses including anything that is needed that is required to satisfy all the legal requirements.
7. No honorarium is required, but all gifts are welcome. Consecration takes place during the Annual Congress in September. All bishops and bishops-elects completing our intensive training and passing the exam will receive a Certificate of Completion.
You must meet our membership standards, agree to our bishop's covenant, and agree with our concordat and doctrinal position to be even consecrated in September at the Annual Congress.
You have to give COAAB at least 5 years of faithful membership, financial support of the COAAB and the Archbishop, attendance at COAAB and etc before you can leave with your orders intact. We are not an ordination or paper mill.