General Convention

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 15:15

Worship and other opportunities for prayer are at the heart of the Episcopal Church’s 79th General Convention, July 5 - 13, at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas (Episcopal Diocese of Texas). “The liturgies of the 79th General Convention...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 12:15

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, and the Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, Executive Officer of the General Convention will address members of the media on Wednesday, July 4 at 11 a.m....

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 13:00

The 2018 Media Hub for the Episcopal Church’s 79th General Convention launched earlier this week, offers everyone, whether at home or on-site, free access to live streaming and on-demand coverage of daily worship, legislative sessions from the...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 13:45

Two daily shows originating from the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church will offer an insider’s view to Episcopalians across the church. “For a lot of people, General Convention can be overwhelming,” said the Rev. Lorenzo Lebrija, host...

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:15

Previously released by House of Deputies: Responding to calls from Episcopalians across the church to act on behalf of families seeking asylum at the southern U. S. border, a team of concerned leaders heading to General Convention has planned a...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 14:30

Today, the Episcopal Church’s Office of the General Convention announced the release of a mobile event app for the upcoming 79th General Convention in Austin, Texas, July 5 - July 13, 2018. The event app, powered by Eventmobi, is compatible with...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 15:17

The Planning Team for the House of Bishops’ Pastoral Response to #MeToo has presented the following information for the Listening Session, which is scheduled for July 4 during General Convention and will focus on listening, liturgy, and steps for...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:30

A highlight of General Convention 2018 will be The Episcopal Church Conversations (TEConversations), three innovative, inspirational and informative sessions featuring brief talks, videos and engaging interludes. TEConversations will be part of...

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 09:21

The House of Bishops’ Pastoral Response to #MeToo will focus on listening, liturgy, and steps for healing. In an open letter to the Episcopal Church, an invitation is extended to share reflections on sexual harassment, abuse, and exploitation. A...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 10:44

A range of volunteer opportunities are still available at the Episcopal Church 79th General Convention, Thursday, July 5 to Friday, July 13 at The Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas (Diocese of Texas). General Convention along with the...

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