The 79th General Convention of
The Episcopal Church

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July 5th - 13th, 2018
Austin, Texas

 
 
 
 

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News and Announcements

 

Virtual Binder Feedback Survey  /  La encuesta de evaluación de la carpeta virtual

The Virtual Binder Feedback Survey is now available at the below link.

English:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/vbinder-GC2018

La encuesta de evaluación de la carpeta virtual ya esta disponible en el siguiente enlace.

Español: https://es.surveymonkey.com/r/carpetavirtual-2018

 
 
 

Title IV website

The new website "Understanding Title IV"  is now available at the following link.

Understanding Title IV

 
 
 

Report of the House of Deputies Special Committee on Sexual Harassment and Exploitation

The  report of the House of Deputies Special Committee on Sexual Harassment and Exploitation--June 2018 is now available on our blue book page in the additional reports section, or at the below link. Please note that not all resolutions in the report have their assigned resolution numbers, as at the time the report was received not all resolutions had been submitted for processing.

House of Deputies Special Committee on Sexual Harassment and Exploitation--June 2018

 
 

Get the Eventmobi App for the 79th General Convention, code: 79gc

For the 79th General Convention we offer an Event app done through Eventmobi.  There are two ways to get the app:

Go to https://eventmobi.com/79gc to open the app as a website on any device.

Or search for "Eventmobi" in the appstore or on Google Play, install it, then open the Eventmobi app and enter our event code: 79gc.

 
 

Report of the Commission on Impairment and Leadership

This report is now available in English and Spanish on the Publications Page of this website, or use the below direct links.   

Ahora está disponible este informe en inglés y español en la página de publicaciones de este sitio web, o utilice los enlaces directos a continuación.

Report of the Commission on Impairment and Leadership

Informe de la Comisión sobre Discapacidad y Liderazgo

 
 
 

General Convention Children's Program

Information about the Children's Program at the 79th General Convention, including links for registering and for applying to be a youth or adult counselor, is now available on the Attendee Information page of this site.  Or use the direct links below:

Children's Program Information and registration link

Information about applying to be a Counselor or Jr. Counselor

 
 
 

Model Policies

Model Policies for the Protection of Children and Youth, and of Vulnerable Adults, provided by the Task Force to Update Sexual Misconduct Policies, are now available on the Publications page of this website.  Or use the direct links to these .pdf documents below:

Model Policy for the Protection of Children and Youth

Model Policy for the Protection of Vulnerable Adults

Model Policies for Safe Ministries FAQ

 
 
 

The  Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance  invites comments on the proposed budget for the 2019-2021 triennium.  Please click the below link to view the draft budget.

Executive Council Draft Budget 2019-2021

Budget Presentation Video

Comments can be recorded here:   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PBF-Budget-Comments

 

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El Comité Permanente Conjunto sobre Programa, Presupuesto y Finanzas invita a formular comentarios sobre el proyecto de presupuesto para el trienio 2019-2021. Por favor, haga clic en el enlace a continuación para ver el anteproyecto de presupuesto.

Anteproyecto de presupuesto del Consejo Ejecutivo 2019-2021

Video de presentación del presupuesto

Los comentarios se pueden grabar aquí:  Proyecto de presupuesto - Comentarios

 
 
 

An Introduction to the 79th General Convention for Deputies and Bishops
Una introducción a la 79.ª Convención general para diputados y obispos

The Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, Executive Officer and Secretary of the General Convention, has announced that “An Introduction to the 79th General Convention for Deputies and Bishops” is now available to all. Please click the above red link.  A link to this document can also be found on the Orientation Materials page.  This publication is an important reference for deputies and bishops but is also a good source of information for anyone interested in General Convention and our legislative process. 

El reverendo Canon Michael Barlowe ha anunciado que "Una introducción a la 79.ª Convención general para diputados y obispos" ya está disponible para todos. Por favor, haga clic en el enlace rojo de arriba. También se puede encontrar un enlace a este documento en la página de Materiales de Orientación. Esta publicación es una referencia importante para los diputados y obispos, pero también es una buena fuente de información para cualquier persona interesada en la Convención General y nuestro proceso legislativo.

 
 
 

Diocesan Reporting Requirements
los requisitos de información diocesana

Please click the above link for Diocesan reporting requirements. 
 Por favor haga clic en el enlace anterior para los requisitos de información diocesana.