77th General Convention | The Living Church

77th General Convention

Monday, August 6, 2012 - 9:15am
“We are pleased that the church’s discipline has also begun to change so that priests may offer a generous pastoral response consistent with Connecticut’s embrace of marriage equality.”
Friday, August 3, 2012 - 11:09am
“The call to restructure the Church is a response to growing grassroots awareness that we must change or die.”
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 8:09am
“I have attempted in this two-point policy to find a solution that will honor the conscience of all.”
Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 4:54pm
Bishop Mark Sisk: “This seems to me to be a typically oblique way for the Episcopal Church to approach a complex but important matter: indirectly.”
Bishop Waldo and Bishop Lawrence
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 1:56pm
Bishops W. Andrew Waldo and Mark J. Lawrence reflect on the decisions of General Convention.
Friday, July 13, 2012 - 3:14pm
By Joe Thoma One of the most passionate debates in the House of Bishops came during its last legislative day, July 12, over implementation of a 2009 mandate on health insurance.
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 10:16pm
By Matt Townsend In a whirlwind session July 12, the House of Deputies passed several resolutions that were a matter of considerable discussion at General Convention.
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 3:54pm
By Matt Townsend The House of Deputies passed a resolution that authorizes the use of the lectionary for Sundays and Holy Days as published in the Book of Common Prayer (1979)
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 3:39pm
By Matt Townsend More than 30 deputies stood in silent protest July 12 of the Episcopal Church’s provisional rite for blessing same-sex couples.
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 3:36pm
By Lauren Anderson As patience started to wane and jokes became little punchier, the House of Deputies passed a host of public-policy resolutions during its final legislative day July 12.