Meet our deputies: Episcopal Church heads to Texas for General Convention

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General Convention, the Episcopal Church's triennial, bicameral governing body, convenes July 5-13 in Austin, Tex., to set the direction of the church's mission and ministry, worship and liturgy, policies and budget.

Learn and follow:

#GC79:  This is the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church.  Use social media hashtag #GC79.  Learn how to access the General Convention mobile app here.

Multimedia and news:  The General Convention Media Hub will live-stream legislative sessions, daily worship and more at, including two daily 30-minute magazine-format shows offering news and highlights, beginning on July 4:  “Inside General Convention” at 5:30 p.m. Eastern and “Adentro de la convencion general” at 7:30 p.m. Eastern.

Episcopal News Service:  Follow General Convention coverage here and sign up for Episcopal News Service's daily e-mail here.

Resolutions:  Browse the topics coming before the convention, and track specific resolutions as they make their way through the legislative process here.

Diocese of Massachusetts deputation:  Meet and hear more from Diocese of Massachusetts deputies here.  Follow the deputation blog at

Episcopal Diocese of Mass. General Convention Deputies