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La Convención aprueba el uso de una versión en lenguaje expansivo de plegarías eucarísticas del Rito II

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] Ambas cámaras de la Convención General adoptaron el 12 de julio una resolución que les permite a todas las congregaciones de la Iglesia Episcopal el uso de versiones en lenguaje expansivo de tres plegarias eucarísticas del Rito II del Libro de Oración Común de 1979.

Sermón del 11 de julio por el Hermano Aidan Owen, Monasterio Holy Cross, Diócesis Episcopal de Nueva York

A continuación, el texto del sermón pronunciado por el Hermano Aidan Owen, Monasterio Holy Cross, Diócesis Episcopal de Nueva York, durante la Eucaristía de la Convención General, el día 11 de julio de 2018.

Sermón del 10 de julio de la Reverenda Winnie Varghese, Trinity Wall Street, Diócesis Episcopal de Nueva York

Por favor tomen asiento.

‘Lesser Feasts and Fasts’ a step closer to revision

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] It was a long and winding road, but the 79th General Convention has committed to revising “Lesser Feasts and Fasts” and the entire sanctoral calendar with the adoption of resolution A065.

General Convention reinforces its creation care stance

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] General Convention addressed some 18 resolutions further strengthening its position on the stewardship of the environment and creation care, sending a message of engagement to Episcopalians churchwide.

Convention makes Thurgood Marshall, Pauli Murray, Florence Li Tim-Oi permanent saints of the church

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] Three 20th century figures are now a permanent part of the Episcopal Church’s calendar of saints.

July 13 dispatches from 79th General Convention in Austin

[Episcopal News Service – Austin, Texas] Much happens each day during General Convention. To complement Episcopal News Service’s primary coverage, we have collected some additional news items from July 13.

Bishops express gratitude to witnesses against gun violence

The House of Bishops, meeting on the last day of the 79th General Convention, expressed their “deep gratitude” to the Schentrup family and Abigail Zimmerman for their “presence and witness” against gun violence.


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