Diocesan Convention will gather on February 22 – 23 at the Hyatt in Cambridge, Md.
It is the responsibility of delegates, alternates, and clergy to read the resolutions ahead of time and be prepared to vote on them during the business session on Friday, Feb. 22. All resolutions were discussed at the two sessions of Pre-Convention meetings, with the exception of resolution 10, which was submitted after the deadline.
Resolutions to change Diocesan Constitution and Canons
Resolution 1- Constitution Article XI (Board of Managers) – Passed
Resolution 2- Canon 504.022 (Parish designated as a Mission) – Passed
Resolution 3- Canon 504.091 (Merging of Missions) – Passed
Resolution 4- Canon 606 (Committee on Listening) – Passed
Resolution 5- Canon 607 (Policy on Same-Gender Blessings) – Failed
Explanation Letter from Committee on Constitution & Canons