Media coverage of General Convention from DioNWPA deputation and volunteers.
By Kaycee Reib of St. John's, Franklin
Many thoughts as I traveled at 7:30 this morning on my scooter 8 blocks to my last committee meeting... a beautiful, warm day with little traffic... friendly folks along the way. READ MORE
(RNS) - Anyone who follows the news from the Episcopal Church's General convention, which begins this week (July 5) in Austin, Texas, might hear about the more than 20 resolutions put forward by an all-female special committee on sexual abuse... READ MORE
Learn more about each of the eight deputies representing our diocese at the 79th General Convention by clicking on the photos below.
The official website of the 79th General Convention - includes orientation videos, the Blue Book (which houses resolutions and reports), the General Convention schedule, and other useful documents.
Explanatory video with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and House of Deputies President Gay Jennings
Live streaming and on-demand features from the 2018 General Convention
List of GC 2018 resources provided to the House of Deputies.
A downloadable .pdf booklet from the Diocese of Texas that spells out the basics of General Convention; suitable for all ages.