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June 26, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] When the 79th General Convention considers the resolutions proposed by the House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church, it will confront “tough questions” facing the Episcopal Church in the current social environment.

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August 16, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] El obispo primado Michael Curry y la presidente de la Cámara de Diputados, Rda. Gay Clark Jennings, expresaron su gratitud el 16 de agosto por la derrota de una “ley del baño” en Texas y dijeron que la Convención General se reunirá en 2018 en Austin tal como se había...

August 15, 2017

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings expressed thanks Aug. 16 for the defeat of a “bathroom bill” in Texas and said General Convention will convene in 2018 in Austin as planned.

“We give thanks for all of the...

August 3, 2017

Applications are now accepted for high school students who want to participate in the General Convention Official Youth Presence (GCOYP) at the Episcopal Church 79th General Convention to be held Thursday, July 5 to Friday, July 13, 2018 at The Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas (Diocese...

August 3, 2017

Ya se aceptan solicitudes de estudiantes de secundaria que quieran participar en la Presencia Oficial de la Juventud en la Convención General (GCOYP, por su sigla en inglés) en la 79ª. Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal que tendrá lugar desde el jueves 5 hasta el viernes 13 de julio de...

July 24, 2017

The House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church is asking church leaders to complete two online surveys:  one about the Church Pension Fund and the other about the Episcopal Church’s social justice work. The data that the committee collects from the surveys will be used to prepare...

July 23, 2017

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The House of Deputies Committee on the State of the Church is asking church leaders to complete two online surveys: one about the Church Pension Fund and the other about the Episcopal Church’s social justice work. The data that the...

February 7, 2017

[The Christian Century] Donald Trump has all but designated Christianity as his administration’s favored religion. This worries me as a priest and as a citizen.

I understand that the president is attempting to reward white Christians, who supported him by large margins while most of the...

September 16, 2016

John Danforth signs a copy of his book “The Relevance of Religion: How Faithful People Can Change Politics” for Diocese of New York Bishop Andrew Dietsche after Danforth’s Sept. 16 presentation to the House of Bishops. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service

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September 15, 2016

From left, House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, Tim Kuppler of Human Synergistics International and Scott Beilke from Brighton Leadership Group, which partners with Human Synergistics prepare for their Sept. 15 briefing of the church’s...

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