Category: General Convention

Much like the early Christians…

Much like the early Christians gathering in the catacombs, Episcopalians from around the country – and beyond – are gathering for the 76th General Convention. True or false? Find out at St. Paul’s Reflections,...

Report from General Convention: July 6

The Convention has not started yet, though people are arriving now in great numbers. Today lots of deputies, bishops, Episcopal Church Women, and other folks registered. I received my famous three-ring binder, into which...

Scenes from Anaheim: July 6

Though I arrived last night, today was my chance to get oriented to the spaces where General Convention will be held. I’ll have more photos tomorrow, but here are three pictures to give you...

Of elephants in rooms

Inertia is felt nowhere more strongly than in the church. In some respects, this is a good thing. When you are seeking to maintain continuity with 2,000 years of tradition, you don’t want to...