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Blogging Begins at General Convention

July 7, 2009

General Convention blogging has begun!

Check out the blogs from General Convention 2009:

Bloggers on the Ground:

Blogging Bishops:


And, follow all the action for General Convention on the Media Hub:

General Convention 2009 will be held July 8 – 17 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. The Episcopal Church"s General Convention, held every three years, is the bicameral governing body of the church. General Convention is comprised of the House of Bishops, with upwards of 200 members, and the House of Deputies, with clergy and lay representatives from the 110 dioceses, at over 850 members.

The Episcopal Church, with 110 dioceses in 16 nations, is a member province of the Worldwide Anglican Communion.


The Episcopal Church:

General Convention:

Media Hub:

Bloggers on the Ground:

Blogging Bishops:


on Twitter at @gcmediahub09. Tweeting about GC? Hash: #gc09.



Nancy Cox Davidge
Public Affairs Officer