General Convention 2012

Articles

July 9, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

Official Youth Presence member, Ariana Gonzalez-Bonillas, Diocese of Arizona, worked with the Rev. LeeAnne Watkins, Diocese of Minnesota, to draft and submit this resolution, D047.

It received its first hearing this morning.

July 7, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

Nora Vinas, Diocese of SE Florida, and Patrick Melendez, Diocese of California today addressed the House of Bishops with their prophetic message of hope for the Episcopal Church. They delivered the same message to the House of Deputies and the Episcopal Church Women triennial...

July 7, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

Cole Mayer, Diocese of South Dakota, David Kilp, Diocese of Central Pennsylvania, and Sarah Neumann, Diocese of Massachusetts, reflect on the first few days of General Convention.

July 7, 2012

By: Michael Curry

This day we are commemorating the witness of Harriet Beecher Stowe, a woman who used her words to set the captive free.  I’ll say more about her later, but right now I want to note that in 1944 her witness was celebrated in a Broadway play titled Harriet. It was Helen Hayes who played the part...

July 6, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

Check it out: http://episcopaldigitalnetwork.com/ens/2012/07/06/water-first-or-table-committee-hears-open-table-testimony/

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July 6, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

GCOYP’s photostream on Flickr.

View the photos from today’s sessions at General Convention. More to come!

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July 5, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

From the Episcopal Church in Minnesota’s blog…

Yay Emma!!! She spoke bravely and eloquently in front of over 1,000 people about restoring funding for the Episcopal Youth Event! And gave a shout out for the youth and adults back home….And the motion passed by a wide margin! This...

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