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July 4, 2018

Diocese of Maryland Assistant Bishop Chilton Knudsen, chair of the House of Bishops’ Legislative Committee 16 – Churchwide Leadership, July 4 holds up the witness list and invites others to testify on any of three resolutions dealing with compensation for the House of...

June 28, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] A group of bishops has proposed a compromise on the question of whether the president of the House of Deputies should be paid, an issue that has proved divisive at previous General Conventions.

The compromise comes as the result of Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’...

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.

House of...

May 3, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] The House of Bishops is inviting Episcopalians to “share reflections on sexual harassment, abuse and exploitation” ahead of a planned General Convention listening session titled “Pastoral Response to #MeToo.”

A selection of the reflections, with no names attached...

March 1, 2018

House of Deputies President Gay Clark Jennings has appointed a House of Deputies special committee to draft legislation on sexual harassment and exploitation for this summer’s General Convention.

“In January, Presiding Bishop Curry and I called the church to examine its history and end...

January 22, 2018

“Nuestra iglesia tiene que examinar su historia y llegar a un entendimiento más amplio de la manera en que manejó o manejó mal los casos de acoso sexual, explotación y abuso a través de los años”.

Estimado Pueblo de Dios en la Iglesia Episcopal:

En las últimas semanas, el...

January 22, 2018

Estimado Pueblo de Dios en la Iglesia Episcopal:

En las últimas semanas, el testimonio convincente de mujeres víctimas de acoso sexual y ataques por hombres poderosos, nos trae a la mente un pasaje particularmente difícil de las Sagradas Escrituras:  la historia de la violación de la...

January 22, 2018

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have written the following letter to the Episcopal Church.

January 22, 2018

Dear People of God in the Episcopal Church:

In recent weeks,...

January 21, 2018

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry and President of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings have written the following letter to the Episcopal Church.

January 22, 2018

Dear People of God in the Episcopal Church:

In recent weeks, compelling...

October 23, 2017

Barbara Miles, chair of the General Convention’s Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance, makes a list of the subcommittees into which the members split up to drill down into the 2019-21 budget. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/ Episcopal News Service

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