House of Deputies

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February 14, 2013

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have announced the 12 members of the church’s new Task Force on the Study of Marriage.

Approved at the 77th General Convention in July 2012, Resolution A050...

January 29, 2013

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church President of the House of Deputies, the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, has issued a letter calling on Episcopalians to ask their elected officials to support immigration reform.

“We Episcopalians know that welcoming the stranger among us is one of our greatest responsibilities...

November 27, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

The Rev. Dr. Canon Harold T. Lewis, who recently retired as rector of Calvary Episcopal Church in Pittsburgh, PA (Diocese of Pittsburgh) was awarded the House of Deputies medal on Sunday, November 25. The Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, President of the Episcopal Church’s House of Deputies, presented...

November 27, 2012

My mornings in Indianapolis always began with prayerful words of gratitude whispered to God. My prayers were simple. I prayed that God be present in work of the church and that God’s way be done in my first language, Navajo.

Serving as chaplain in the House of Deputies at the 77th...

November 3, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have offered the following statement on Hurricane Sandy.

The storm called Sandy has wrought havoc northward hundreds of miles from its first Caribbean landfall...

October 16, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

“Let’s be bold and visionary disciples of Jesus,” the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, President of the House of Deputies, said in her sermon at the noon Chapel service at the Episcopal Church Center during the meeting of the Executive Council.

The Executive Council, meeting in New Brunswick, NJ...

October 15, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings has presented her opening remarks to the Executive Council at its first meeting of the triennium.

The following is the text of her remarks:

 

The Rev. Gay Clark Jennings, President of the House...

October 15, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

The Rev. Canon Dr. Gregory S. Straub, who will retire as executive secretary of the General Convention of the Episcopal Church on January 1 after nearly eight years and three General Conventions, was awarded the inaugural House of Deputies Medal today.

The Rev. Gay Clark Jennings,...

October 3, 2012

By: The Public Affairs Office

President of the House of Deputies Gay Clark Jennings has announced the appointments of 142 lay and clergy leaders to standing commissions and joint standing committees of General Convention and committees of the House of Deputies.

Thirty percent of the newly appointed leaders are age 40...

July 12, 2012

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] In a come-from-behind victory, the Rev. Lowell Grisham, deputy from Arkansas, will go down in the record books as having trounced all competition to win the only game in the first season of Bonnie Ball.

A large number of the deputies in the...

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