General Convention 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 20:15

The 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, July 5 - 13, in Austin, TX, features a Media Hub created by the communications staff of The Episcopal Church. The Media Hub makes it possible for anyone to tune in to worship, follow legislation...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 19:45

The Presiding Bishops of the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and The Episcopal Church have been meeting in person on an annual basis to discuss issues of common...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 18:15

The following is the text of the sermon that Bishop Prince Singh, Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, delivered at the General Convention Eucharist on July 9, 2018. May the words of my mouth and the meditation of our hearts be acceptable in your sight...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 20:30

Following a special listening liturgy on July 3 to acknowledge the #MeToo movement and hear personal stories of abuse, harassment and exploitation, bishops meeting at The Episcopal Church’s General Convention in Austin adopted a covenant that...

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 18:45

The following is the text of Andrés González-Bonillas’ sermon from the General Convention Eucharist on July 8, 2018. The video of the sermon can be found here I pray for the silence and the words they wish to speak/ Allow their words to pop...

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 18:00

The triennial UTO Ingathering ceremony held at the 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church in Austin, TX, took place on July 6. It brought in $3,738,989.47. UTO funds are granted on an annual basis to support mission across the worldwide...

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 16:15

The following is the text of Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s sermon from the General Convention Revival at the Palmer Center on July 7, 2018. The video of the sermon can be found here Oh, my Lord! Let the whole Church say Amen! Say it again. Say...

Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 12:30

In the Name of God. Amen. In today’s first reading, the prophet Isaiah imagines a world in which “not even fools shall go astray.” In the next ten minutes I may provide you with ample evidence that this world is not yet with us. But I hope not....

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 18:00

The United Thank Offering of the Episcopal Church awarded 34 grants for a total of $1,257,778.17 for the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion. The announcement was made during the 79th General Convention of The...

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 09:30

One of the unique offerings at this triennium’s General Convention are TEConversations (The Episcopal Church Conversations), which will be held during three joint sessions of the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies over the coming week. Each...

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