237th Diocesan Convention

Visitors can view the convention on our diocesan YouTube channel here.

 

For Participants in Convention

Important Virtual Convention Information

Switching between Zoom and the Voting Site

Agenda

9:00 am

About Zoom and today – Canon Steve Welch, Communications Director

Prayer Service – The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.

Bishop’s Address to the Convention: The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.

Introduction of Honorary Canons

           (Determination of quorum)

 

10:00 am – 12:30 pm Business Session
  Opening Prayer
  Greetings:  Presiding Bishop Curry, Bishops Hughes, Bartholomew, and Lozano
  Committee on Credentials of Lay Deputies – The Rev. Dr. Frank A. Hubbard
  Committee on Classification of Congregations – The Rev. John V. Zamboni
  Rules of Order, Agenda, and Consent Calendar – Canon Paul Ambos, Esq.
  Nominating Committee – Arthur G. Pedersen, Chair
 

Voting Instructions – Marty Lawless, Ballot Committee

First Ballot Cast – Results are announced and posted when available throughout the convention. Voting and reporting will continue with subsequent ballots.

  Clergy Necrology – The Rev. Canon Robert H. Legnani
  Lay Leaders Necrology – Canon Annette Buchanan
  Noon Day Prayer – The Rev. Canon Dr. Brian A. Jemmott
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Session Resumption Prayer – The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.
  Refresh: About Zoom and today – Canon Steve Welch, Communications Director
1:05 pm – 1:15 pm Project Resource – The Rev. Robert Fitzpatrick
1:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Reparations Task Force – Canons Barbara Bach, Annette Buchanan, Noreen Duncan

1:30 pm – 1:40 pm Episcopal Community Services – The Rev. Canon Joan M. Pettit Mason and Ms. Sharisma Ubiera
1:40 pm – 1:50 pm

Committee on Resolutions – The Rev. Susanna P. Cates

 

1:50 pm – 2:20 pm

Finance and Budget – Mr. Jonathan Gloster

 

2:20 pm – 2:30 pm

Items Removed from Consent Calendar – if needed

2:30 pm – 2:40 pm Celebratory Greetings – The Rev. Canon Richard C. Wrede, Archivist/Historiographer
2:40 pm – 2:45 pm Acknowledgements – The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.
2:45 pm – 2:50 pm Annual Reports (by Title) – The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.
2:50 pm

Closing Prayer

Episcopal Blessing and Adjournment – The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D.

 

~Schedule is subject to change~

 

INFORMATION FROM PRIOR CONVENTIONS