The 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church convenes in Austin Texas, July 5th - 13th, 2018

Monday, June 29, 2015

AGENDA Monday, June 29, 2015

GC is deep in legislative work now.
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  • 8:30 am CDT: Legislative committees

    • Check Twitter for some updates. Open hearings include:
    • Rules of Order on D06
    • Constitutions and Canons on A146, Do55
    • Governance and Structure on C056, D038 General Convention: Full Deputation From Every Diocese for General Convention
    • World Mission on A174, A176
    • Social Justice and International Policy on D027, D053, D058, D062, D069, D071
    • Social Justice and United States Policy on D048, D068, C053, D057, C054, D073, D074, D077, D079
    • Congregational Vitality on A172, A173, A179
    • Formation and Education for Ministry on A127, A144, C028, B023, D054, D061, B020, D075, B022
    • Church Pension Fund on D021, D049, A177, A178, A180, A181
    • Stewardship and Development on B017, D066, A175
    • Privilege and Courtesy/HOD on D029, D059, D078

  • 10:30 am CDT:  Community Eucharist

  • Noon - 1:45 pm CDT: Legislative sessions 

  • 3:15 - 7:15 pm CDT: Legislative sessions 

    • Live on the Media Hub, choose Bishops or Deputies
  • End of business; exact time TBD: Daily briefing with panels of members from the House of Bishops and House of Deputies in the Media Room. Live on the Media Hub, choose Press

Evening events:
Bishop's gathering

Integrity Eucharist

ECW Triennial Today:

Link to view legislation by Number, Topic, Title, or Author, and supplemental material for resolutions

Mobile guide to convention

In the Exhibit space: United Thank Offering. A giant, walk-in presentation of the familiar and much-loved Blue Box of the United Thank Offering is featured in honor of the ministry’s 125th anniversary. The interior of the large Blue Box features an exhibit on the history of the ministry of the United Thank Offering is, a ministry to promote thankfulness and mission in the whole Church. Known worldwide as UTO, the United Thank Offering awards grants are awarded for projects that address human needs and help alleviate poverty, both domestically and internationally in The Episcopal Church.

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