General Convention 2003

Sunday, August 24, 2003 - 20:00

DURING OUR GENERAL Convention in Minneapolis, media observers frequently noted that the Episcopal Church set an example in dealing with highly contentious issues. One newspaper editorial noted our "thoughtfulness and mutual respect for one another...

Friday, August 8, 2003 - 00:00

On this, the last day of this General Convention, the Church invites us to call to mind St. Dominic, who in the early years of the 13th, century founded the Order of Preachers: a brotherhood whose whole purpose was to proclaim, by word and example...

Thursday, August 7, 2003 - 20:00

Readings: Romans 10:13-17; Psalm 96:1-7; John 7:16-18 On this, the last day of this General Convention, the Church invites us to call to mind St. Dominic, who in the early years of the 13th century founded the Order of Preachers, a brotherhood...

Tuesday, July 29, 2003 - 20:00

To be baptized into Christ, to be clothed with Christ, to belong to Christ is, in the words of St. Paul, to be set free from the imprisoning divisions that set us one against another, “there is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or...

Tuesday, July 29, 2003 - 00:00

Presentation to General Convention The Most Rev. Frank T. Griswold My dear brothers and sisters: we have long anticipated this moment, this privileged time during which we will seek, as best we can – knowing we are fallible and finite human beings...

Monday, June 2, 2003 - 20:00

AS THIS ISSUE of Episcopal Life makes plain, preparations are well underway for the 74th General Convention. The Blue Book, official reports to the General Convention, has been carefully compiled, printed and circulated. Hotel and travel...