General Convention

General Convention , the Episcopal Church’s bicameral governing body, meets once every three years to set the direction of the church’s mission and ministry, worship and liturgy, policies and budget.  Each diocese elects and sends up to four clergy and four lay persons to the House of Deputies--comprising more than 800 members total.  The House of Bishops comprises the church’s approximately 300 bishops.

The 80th General Convention takes place June 30-July 9, 2021, in Baltimore, Md.

General Convention 2018
General Convention 2015
General Convention 2012