Category: News and Events

Join us in a Joint Lenten Fast

On the Tuesdays during Lent, the Stewardship of Creation Committee invites you to fast from sunup to sundown. It is a joint Lenten fast between the Diocese of Davao and the Diocese of Virginia. While […]

Annual Council

January 21-23, 2016, Hyatt Reston Hotel, Reston It’s all about connections. In some contexts, that phrase might have negative connotations – hints of insider deals. But in the context of the 221st Annual Council of […]

The View from Mayo: Passions, Skills and Needs

I once thought that no job could be more diverse than being a newspaper editor. During my nearly half-century in journalism, I got calls about everything from misconduct in public office to the type size […]

78th General Convention: Presiding Bishop Nominees

The four presiding bishop nominees were introduced in a joint session between the House of Deputies and House of Bishops on Wednesday, June 24 at the 78th General Convention. The session began with short introductory […]

2015 General Convention Details

General Convention (GC) is the governing body of The Episcopal Church, meeting once every three years. In 2015, GC is June 25-July 3 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Structure: General Convention is comprised of two houses, the House […]