President of the House of Deputies

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July 7, 2018

En el nombre de Dios. Amén.

En la primera lectura de hoy, el profeta Isaías imagina un mundo en el cual “ni transitarán por [‘el] los necios” En los próximos diez minutos yo puedo darles sobradas pruebas de que este mundo todavía no está con nosotros. Pero espero no hacerlo.

La...

July 6, 2018

El obispo primado Michael Curry se dirige a la sesión conjunta de apertura de la 79ª. Convención General en Austin, Texas, el 4 de julio de 2018. Foto de Sharon Tillman/ENS.

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] Los principales dirigentes de la Iglesia...

July 4, 2018

¡Buenas tardes y bienvenidos a la 79.ª Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal! Estoy tan feliz de tener la oportunidad de darles la bienvenida a Austin que acepté ocupar lo que ampliamente se reconoce como el espacio de conversación menos codiciado en toda la cristiandad: la persona que...

July 4, 2018

Good afternoon, and welcome to the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church! I am so glad to have the chance to welcome you to Austin that I agreed to occupy what is widely acknowledged to be the least-coveted speaking slot in all of Christendom: the person who comes after Michael Curry...

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...

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