DFMS Budget


July 23, 2009

The budget of the Episcopal Church for the 2010-2012 triennium, as adopted July 16 by the 76th General Convention, is available to download in English here and in Spanish here.

July 15, 2009

The 76th General Convention adopted a $141 million budget for 2010-2012 on July 16 that asks for less money from dioceses and drastically reduces church-wide spending by $23 million.

The House of Deputies spent approximately three hours debating the budget and rejecting all attempts to...

July 15, 2009

The Program, Budget and Finance (PB&F) Committee of The Episcopal Church today presented a budget to the General Convention that proposes a $23 million reduction in the 2010-2012 triennial.

"This is a very difficult day," said Pan Adams-McCaslin, chair of PB&F. "For the committee...

July 14, 2009

Just after the Episcopal Church's budget committee presented a proposed 2010-2012 triennial budget that includes a $23 million cut, bishops and deputies characterized its consequences as "a bitter pill" that will move the church towards a healthier structure and mission.

The proposed...

July 14, 2009

The mission, ministry and infrastructure of the Episcopal Church would be nearly $23 million leaner if the 76th General Convention approves the 2010-2012 budget presented on July 15.

The proposed budget represents the "crafting of a new look at what the Episcopal Church should be doing...

July 8, 2009

The reality of the world's economic situation calls for a different approach to discussing options for paying for the Episcopal Church's ministry over the next three years, according to four members of the church's committee on Program, Budget and Finance (PBF).

PBF member and Diocese of...

July 8, 2009

Warning that the Episcopal Church ought to expect "severely reduced income for the next triennium," the General Convention's committee on Program, Budget and Finance (PBF) listened to a cross section of the church explain why their ministries and causes should be funded.


July 6, 2009

Many people are fearful and angry over the economic crisis and the world's troubles, said Pan Adams-McCaslin, chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance (PB&F), and she suggested July 6 that her committee help the Episcopal Church rewrite the equation.


March 26, 2009

Crafting a three-year budget more than a year in advance of its starting date is never an easy task, but the Episcopal Church's Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance (PB&F) acknowledged this week that the work is even tougher given the world's economic crisis.


January 31, 2009

On the final day of its three-day meeting here, the Episcopal Church's Executive Council passed a draft budget for the 2010-2012 triennium that reflected the effects of the world's financial crisis.

The draft budget calls for increasing the draw on endowment income from 5 percent to 5.5...