General Convention 2015

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May 31, 2018

The core work of Appleton Episcopal Ministries’ Freedom School is to help struggling first-through-third-graders improve their reading. A 2015 Annie E. Casey Foundation study found that 60 percent of Georgia’s fourth-graders were not proficient readers. Photo: Appleton...

May 31, 2018

Valerie Le Grande serves food to some of the visitors to the weekly community meal organized by Intercession Episcopal Church and Redeemer Lutheran Church, which worship together as Beloved Community in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News...

April 23, 2018

A nearly two-year effort to develop an interactive website to help Episcopalians navigate the church’s Title IV clergy disciplinary process came in under budget and will debut this July during the 79th meeting of General Convention.

[Episcopal News Service –...

July 26, 2017

The Task Force to Study Dual Call Couples has issued the following update on its progress including a video titled “Dual Call Couples: Gifts & Challenges for the Church.”

The Task Force to Study Dual Call Couples

The Task Force to Study Dual Call Couples, created by Resolution...

November 28, 2016

The Committee to Study the Relationship of General Theological Seminary and General Convention has issued the following update:

General Convention 2015 Resolution D075  ("Reinvigorate the Accountability of General Theological seminary to General Convention") frames the work of the...

April 11, 2016

Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, secretary general of the Anglican Communion, delivers his report to members of the Anglican Consultative Council, meeting at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Lusaka, Zambia. Photo: ACNS

[Episcopal News Service – Lusaka, Zambia] The Episcopal...

March 29, 2016

 

El Grupo Asesor de la Iglesia Episcopal ha anunciado una serie de iniciativas diseñadas para poner en marcha los esfuerzos de siembra de iglesias.

La Resolución D005 fue aprobada en la 78ª Convención General en julio de 2015 a fin de “crear una red en toda la iglesia...

March 29, 2016

 

The General Convention Advisory Group on Church Planting has announced a series of initiatives designed to place church-planting efforts into motion for The Episcopal Church.

The Advisory Group was established through Resolution D005 of the 78th General Convention in...

March 12, 2016

[Episcopal News Service] The leaders of the Episcopal Church’s House of Bishops and House of Deputies March 12 issued a letter “to welcome sisters and brothers in both Houses and ultimately all Episcopalians to join us” in the ministry of racial justice and reconciliation, as called for...

March 11, 2016

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry discusses emerging plans for racial reconciliation work while House of Deputies President the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings listens during the recent Executive Council meeting in Fort Worth. Photo: Mary Frances Schjonberg/Episcopal News Service

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