This is the draft of Structure’s omnibus restructuring resolution, via David Sibley’s blog Feeding on Manna. Story to follow. Resolved, The House of ______ concurring, that this General Convention believes the Holy Spirit is urging The Episcopal Church to reimagine itself grounded in our rich heritage and open […]
Before the Rev. Mote Paulo Magomba attended a gathering of Episcopalians and African Anglicans in South Africa last fall, all he knew about gay and lesbian Christians was what he had been told by others. “The stories I had heard before was that gays and lesbians are evil […]
Who gets to receive communion in the Episcopal Church? After hearing testimony on Friday about what it means to be able to receive communion regardless of baptism, the Evangelism Committee found itself leaning toward a more pastoral response, rather than making a canonical change. A substitute resolution, which […]
For two years, Jesse Zink served as an Episcopal missionary in the Diocese of Mthatha, South Africa, working in a shantytown community that was built on a garbage dump. “I don’t think it’s going too far to say that my time in Itipini changed the course of my […]
Amid all the talk at General Convention about creating a new office by the same name, it turns out there’s already something called the Development Office. It even has an official web presence, despite not having a director of development or much funding from the convention or the […]
We’re back at it with the video coverage. Here’s what you may have missed from Day 2 of General Convention – see if you can keep up!
Israel-Palestine issues addressed at legislative hearing Program Budget and Finance issues statement following hearing House of Bishops seats 8 new members, says no to ‘business as usual’