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July 13, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] Over the next three years, dioceses will have an opportunity to review the province they are currently in and explore whether they wish to become affiliated with a different province.

As approved by the 79th General Convention, Resolution A072 is...

July 13, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] On July 11, the evening of the so-called “after-dark legislative sessions,” the House of Bishops voted on Resolution A218, which called for the 79th General Convention to approve a working version of the Book of Occasional Services 2018, containing...

July 13, 2018

The following is the text of the sermon that Bishop Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows, Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis, preached at the General Convention Eucharist on July 12, 2018.

 

In the name of the One, Holy, and Living God.

Please be seated.

Well good evening...

July 13, 2018

Le texte qui suit est le sermon que l’Évêque Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows, Diocèse épiscopal d’Indianapolis, a prononcé le 12 juillet 2018 à la Convention générale.

 

Au nom du Dieu unique, saint et vivant.

Veuillez vous asseoir.

Et bien, bonsoir les saints ! Comment...

July 13, 2018

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The 79th General Convention took steps during its triennium meeting to provide support for clergy and lay leadership development in small congregations.

The convention approved Resolution A022, which directs the creation of a Theological Education...

July 13, 2018

El siguiente texto corresponde al sermón que la Obispa Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows, de la Diócesis Episcopal de Indianápolis, pronunció durante la Eucaristía de la Convención General, el 12 de julio de 2018.

 

En el nombre del Dios Único, Santo y Viviente.

Por favor tomen...

July 13, 2018

The House of Bishops votes on one of the four Israel-Palestine resolutions it took up July 13, the last day of the 79th General Convention in Austin, Texas.

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The 79th General Convention wrapped up its consideration of...

July 13, 2018

The House of Bishops votes on one of the four Israel-Palestine resolutions it took up July 13, the last day of the 79th General Convention in Austin, Texas.

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The 79th General Convention wrapped up its consideration of...

July 13, 2018

The Rev. Sam Candler, deputy from Atlanta and chair of the legislative committee which considered all of the convention’s marriage resolutions, urged the House of Deputies July 13 to accept the bishops’ technical amendment to Resolution B012 and not make any changes....

July 13, 2018

General Convention Pigeon has been on the move in the House of Deputies — on foot and on the wing — throughout the 79th General Convention. Photo: David Paulsen/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] The bird has been the word for 10...

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