General Convention 2018

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March 6, 2018

[Service Episcopal News] La Chambre des évêques de l’Eglise épiscopale a déclaré le 7 mars que ses membres soutiendront deux grands mouvements sociaux, pour mettre fin, l’un  à la violence par armes à feu et l’autre au harcèlement sexuel, à la violence sexuelle et aux et préjugés sexistes....

March 6, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] La Cámara de Obispos de la Iglesia Episcopal dijo el 7 de marzo que sus miembros apoyarán dos importantes movimientos sociales, uno para ponerle fin a la violencia armada y el otro para terminar con el acoso y la violencia sexuales y la discriminación de género.

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March 6, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] The Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops said March 7 its members will support two major social movements, one to end gun violence and the other to end sexual harassment, violence and gender bias.

The bishops said they “wholeheartedly support and join” young...

March 4, 2018

The Standing Committee on Liturgy and Music has spent the 206-2018 triennium attempting to bring order to the Episcopal Church’s calendar of commemorations. Photo: Church Publishing Inc.

[Episcopal News Service] The church’s calendar of saints has been in a...

March 4, 2018

The Standing Committee on Liturgy and Music is recommending to the General Convention that it not authorize a revision of The Hymnal 1982. The committee did propose a revised and expanded collection of rites for the pastoral and liturgical needs of congregations. Photo...

February 15, 2018

Registration is now open for the Episcopal Church Young Adult Festival, scheduled to run concurrently with the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church.

The Young Adult Festival is designed for young adults 18-30 years old to meet peers from across the globe, pray and learn...

February 13, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Sexual harassment and exploitation in the church are being highlighted in a series of reflections, essays and meditations, some of them explicit in their descriptions, that began Ash Wednesday on the House of Deputies website.

“The examples you read are from real...

February 12, 2018

This summer’s meeting of General Convention is being invited to consider how it orders its common prayer and why.

[Episcopal News Service] The prospect of revising the current Book of Common Prayer is filled with risk, complexity and “potentially great promise...

February 8, 2018

The Episcopal Church Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance (known as PB&F) invites comments on the draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium.

PB&F met February 5-7 in Linthicum Heights, MD to extensively review the draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium that...

February 2, 2018

The draft budget for the Episcopal Church in the 2019-2021 triennium is available for viewing here.

The draft budget was approved by the Episcopal Church Executive Council at its January meeting.

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

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