With Friday’s vote to consent by the House of Bishops, the Rev. Susan E. Goff of Virginia was seated among her new colleagues. After the vote, Bishop-elect Goff, formerly the canon to the ordinary, returned to the House of Deputies, where she was escorted by the Virginia deputation […]
The spirit of restructuring the Church took over Friday, first in the Committee on Structure and then in the House of Deputies, with both voting to make the “nimble” move of selling Church headquarters at 815 Second Avenue in New York. Early in the morning, the Structure Committee […]
The Committee on Structure cut to the chase this morning, editing D016 down from eight resolutions to one: Sell the Episcopal Church headquarters at 815 Second Avenue before the 78th General Convention. Structure was clear: No more talking about it. No more studies. Just do it. The action […]
By Lauren R. Stanley If you were to finish the following sentence – “I dream of a Church that …” – what would you say? Of what do you dream? In an ad hoc meeting of the Acts 8 Moment Thursday night at the Westin Hotel, more than […]
Here’s a speedy look back on what you might have missed during Day 1 of GC77, brought to you by Center Aisle.
The noted author believes that Episcopalians still have a chance to be reborn into something larger, deeper and richer than they are now. Read more Saturday in Center Aisle. Photos: Blair Anderson/Wally Schmidt
Resolution B008, which calls on Episcopalians to start all meetings in 2013 by asking how that meeting affects or involves people living in poverty, is still under consideration by Social and Urban Affairs. The editorial in the July 6 print edition incorrectly stated that the resolution had “emerged […]