General Convention 2012

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June 18, 2018

St. Gabriel’s parishioner and volunteer teacher Luz Margery Quiceno-Spencer leads an Educating with Love class for children, teaching them how to read and write in Spanish, which they speak at home while learning English reading and writing at school. Photo courtesy of...

May 31, 2018

Valerie Le Grande serves food to some of the visitors to the weekly community meal organized by Intercession Episcopal Church and Redeemer Lutheran Church, which worship together as Beloved Community in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News...

February 11, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

The proposed budget for The Episcopal Church in the 2016-2018 triennium is available for viewing here 

The document was approved by The Episcopal Church Executive Council at its January meeting.

The proposed budget is now submitted to the General Convention through the Joint...

July 1, 2013

By: The Public Affairs Office

El Registro Diario de  la 77a Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal está ahora disponible para ser descargada sin costo alguno aquí http://www.generalconvention.org/gc/gc2012.

La edición imprimida está disponible para ser ordenada con anticipación mediante la Publicación de la...

February 15, 2013

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] On February 14, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori made the following remarks at the first meeting of the Task Force on Structure created by General Convention Resolution 2012-C095:

Structure Task Force14...

November 27, 2012

My place in the story of this nation is clearly rooted in New England, an unambiguous Exhibit A of a Connecticut Yankee whose eighteenth-century forebear was Hezekiah Smith.

Hezekiah Smith, who was born in Barrington, Rhode Island, in 1726, took up farming in Woodstock, Connecticut, and...

November 27, 2012

This presentation was given as the third of six offerings in a lament over the Doctrine of Discovery held on Tuesday, July 10, at the 77th General Convention of the Episcopal Church, in Indianapolis. As far as I know, the Episcopal Church is the first in history to publicly repudiate the...

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 27, 2012

Working With Youth

My name is Terry Starr, and I’m a deacon serving in the Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota. My parents have always been involved with community activities for youth. My extended family includes the children and teens from the many communities we’ve lived in. Since high...

November 27, 2012

In 2009, the Episcopal Church became the first church to repudiate the Doctrine of Discovery with several churches following our lead, including the World Council of Churches in February 2012. In order to educate our church on resolution D035 “to Repudiate the Doctrine of Discovery,” this event...

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