General Convention 2018

General Convention 2018


March 4, 2018

The Standing Committee on Liturgy and Music has spent the 206-2018 triennium attempting to bring order to the Episcopal Church’s calendar of commemorations. Photo: Church Publishing Inc.

[Episcopal News Service] The church’s calendar of saints has been in a...

March 4, 2018

The Standing Committee on Liturgy and Music is recommending to the General Convention that it not authorize a revision of The Hymnal 1982. The committee did propose a revised and expanded collection of rites for the pastoral and liturgical needs of congregations. Photo...

February 15, 2018

Registration is now open for the Episcopal Church Young Adult Festival, scheduled to run concurrently with the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church.

The Young Adult Festival is designed for young adults 18-30 years old to meet peers from across the globe, pray and learn...

February 13, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Sexual harassment and exploitation in the church are being highlighted in a series of reflections, essays and meditations, some of them explicit in their descriptions, that began Ash Wednesday on the House of Deputies website.

“The examples you read are from real...

February 12, 2018

This summer’s meeting of General Convention is being invited to consider how it orders its common prayer and why.

[Episcopal News Service] The prospect of revising the current Book of Common Prayer is filled with risk, complexity and “potentially great promise...

February 8, 2018

The Episcopal Church Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance (known as PB&F) invites comments on the draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium.

PB&F met February 5-7 in Linthicum Heights, MD to extensively review the draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium that...

February 2, 2018

The draft budget for the Episcopal Church in the 2019-2021 triennium is available for viewing here.

The draft budget was approved by the Episcopal Church Executive Council at its January meeting.

The draft budget is now submitted to the General Convention through the Joint...

January 24, 2018

Se ha anunciado el equipo de planificación de seis miembros para el Festival de Jóvenes Adultos de la Convención General en la 79ª Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal.

Los nombrados para el Equipo de Planificación del Festival de Jóvenes  Adultos son: • Christina Donovan -...

January 24, 2018

The six-member planning team for the General Convention Young Adult Festival at the Episcopal Church 79th General Convention has been announced.

Named to the Young Adult Festival Planning team are:

Christina Donovan – Diocese of Long Island Nic Mather – Diocese of Spokane Marvin...

January 24, 2018

La Rda Mally Lloyd, a la derecha, miembro del comité que conduce la labor presupuestaria del Comité Permanente Conjunto de Finanzas para la Misión del Consejo Ejecutivo, presenta ante el Consejo el anteproyecto del presupuesto 2019-2021, junto con Tess Judge, presidente...