General Convention

The Message of the Mission

  • Monday, May 14, 2012

By Thomas Ferguson
The missiology of the Episcopal Church’s proposed budget for 2013-15.

General Convention’s Roles

  • Tuesday, May 8, 2012

By Timothy E. Kimbrough
The Episcopal Church’s custodian, steward, mission source, and town hall.

Orderly Counsel

  • Friday, May 4, 2012

By Christopher Wells
Essays in Advance of General Convention 2012

‘William White is Dead’

  • Tuesday, May 1, 2012

By Lawrence C. Provenzano
The bicameral system needs to be replaced with a unicameral General Convention that meets in sacred council to consider the mission of the church, its programs and budget.

More than No on the Covenant

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2012

By Douglas LeBlanc
Even as the proposed Anglican Communion Covenant approached its rejection by a majority of dioceses in the Church of England, three Episcopal Church bishops are sponsoring a resolution that supports a continuing Covenant discussion.

Bishop Lane on Blessings

  • Tuesday, March 20, 2012

“I favor extending the blessings of the Church equally to all the members of the Church. My position departs from the tradition of the Church, and there are many who hold differing faithful and conscientious positions.”

Dag Hammarskjold: Christian Peacemaker

  • Friday, January 6, 2012

By Nigel A. Renton
In June the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music’s weblog began listing names of folk to be considered for the latest iteration of the Episcopal Church’s Sanctoral Calendar (Holy Women, Holy Men, in trial use during this triennium). The list neglected a worthy nominee in Dag Hammarskjöld, who died in September 1961.

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