General Convention 2015

General Convention 2015

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March 8, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, Executive Officer of the General Convention, announces that the Constitution, Canons and Rules of Order of The Episcopal Church, reflecting all updates and amendments approved at the 78th General...

October 16, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretary of General Convention, has announced the offerings received at the daily Eucharists during General Convention 2015, totaling $6,792.20,  have been given to Episcopal Relief & Development. 

The decision to designate the donations to...

August 17, 2015

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network (DPAN), your go-to news primer for current domestic issues related to Episcopal Church policy and advocacy organized by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society! This bimonthly newsletter includes an overview of...

August 12, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

El Rev. Canónigo Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretario de la Convención General, ha anunciado que ya está disponible en línea Un resumen de acciones de la 78a Convención General en el sitio web de la Convención General aquí.

Un resumen de las acciones de la 78a Convención General presenta los...

August 12, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretary of General Convention, has announced that A Summary of Actions of the 78th General Convention is now available online at the General Convention website here.

A Summary of Actions of the 78th General Convention presents the results of...

August 12, 2015

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Rev. Canon Dr. Michael Barlowe, Secretary of General Convention, has announced that A Summary of Actions of the 78th General Conventionis now available online at the General Convention website here.

A Summary of...

July 14, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] General Convention passed a number of resolutions aimed at protecting the rights of immigrants and refugees throughout The Episcopal Church.

Resolution D069 calls for the church to support birthright citizenship, particularly in countries where it has dioceses....

July 13, 2015

[Episcopal News Service — Salt Lake City] The 78th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, meeting here June 25-July 3, approved several Title IV revisions, including adding sanctions for those who may attempt to delay or disrupt the disciplinary process and allocating money to produce...

July 9, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] La 78ª. Convención General, en una serie de momentos históricos, eligió al primer Obispo Primado afroamericano, aprobó la igualdad matrimonial para todos los episcopales, adoptó un presupuesto que enfatiza la reconciliación racial y la evangelización, respaldó...

July 7, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] The 78th General Convention, in a series of historic moments, elected the first African-American presiding bishop; approved marriage equality for all Episcopalians; adopted a budget that emphasizes racial reconciliation and evangelism; endorsed the study of...

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