General Convention 2012

Friday, November 23, 2012 - 15:51

I am pleased to provide these final reports from this past summer’s General Convention. Each section is posted separately as they are large files. All are downloadable pdfs. Cover Page General Convention Report Introduction General Convention...

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 15:17

From time to time I will be publishing reflections from General Convention Official Youth Presence (GCOYP) participants. If you haven’t already read them, please take a few minutes to read the reflections from Sarah and Ariana. GCOYP, which was...

Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 13:11

Here’s another in our ongoing series of reflections from participants in this summer’s General Convention Official Youth Presence. This reflection is by Sarah Neumann, Province 1 participant from the Diocese of Massachusetts. ————————————- Imagine...

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 18:54

Just about three months have passed since the General Convention of the Episcopal Church adjourned in mid-July. I have asked youth who participated in the General Convention Episcopal Youth Presence (GCOYP) to reflect on their experiences, what it...

Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 11:58

[Episcopal News Service – Indianapolis] The House of Deputies on July 11 approved a number of resolutions on how the church can address issues of social and economic justice, and others that dealt with internal church matters. It concurred with the...

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 19:19

by Marlene Rodriguez, Diocese of Puerto RicoOfficial Youth Presence journalist What a day for the youth presence. After a wonderful week at last it is Sunday. We went to worship and we had Patrick Melendez, one of our speakers reading and...

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 19:15

by Marlene Rodriguez, Diocese of Puerto RicoOfficial Youth Presence journalist “This is what the church have been groaning for”. These are the words of the Presiding Bishop Katherine Jefferts Schori at the end of the speech given by Nora and...

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 19:12

by Marlene Rodriguez, Diocese of Puerto RicoOfficial Youth Presence journalist What a week! For OYP it has been a working, tired, mixed tense week. We have been working on resolutions, appointments and a lot of responsibilities on our shoulders. We...

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 22:18

Cole Mayer and Marlene Rodriguez interview Bonnie Anderson over lunch with the GCOYP. Filed under: General Convention

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