General Convention

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

News from the bishops and the Diocese of West Texas deputation during the 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church is posted here during the days that General Convention is in session, July 5-13, 2018. General Convention is held every three years and is the bicameral governing body of the Church, comprising the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies (clergy and lay).

 

Audio Reflections from Our Bishops:

 

Audio Reflections from Our Deputies:

 

Stories from the DWTX Blog:

 

From the Episcopal News Service:

 

The Episcopal Church Media Hub

The Media Hub of The Episcopal Church is located here:

On the Media Hub you will find:

  • Livestreaming from both the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies
  • Livestreaming of daily Eucharist services
  • Complete listing of events
  • Comprehensive daily calendar
  • Daily media briefings

Legislative Resources

On the official General Convention website, you can follow the progress of legislative resolutions here.

Also includes:

  • Daily agendas of the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies
  • Calendars of each day
  • Journals between the two houses