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The 81st General Convention | June 23 – 28, 2024 | Louisville, Kentucky.

The General Convention (GC) is the primary governing and legislative body of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. With the exception of the Bible, the Book of Common Prayer, and the Constitution and Canons, it is the ultimate authority in the Episcopal Church. General Convention comprises two houses: the House of Deputies and the House of Bishops. It meets regularly once every three years.

Diocese of Easton Attendees:

Bishop: The Rt. Rev. Santosh Marray; Clergy Deputies: The Rev. Mary Friel, The Ven. Laura Harbaugh, The Rev. Susan Leight, The Rev. Mark Delcuze, The Rev. Nathaniel Pierce, The Rev. Patrick Collins; Lay Deputies: Sandra Bjork, Tom Shuster, Eddie Vance, John Dragone, Susan Moore, Noelle Fillion Powell; Additional Attendees: Kathleen Wise (ECW), The Rev. David Michaud (Secretariat Member), The Rev. Greg Harbaugh. The Rev. Greg Powell, The Rev. Margaret Brack

Loving and Gracious God, we ask that you watch over and bless all who are traveling this week to Louisville to attend the General Convention of the Episcopal Church. Please keep them safe and healthy. Give them wisdom, guidance, courage and strength in their deliberations. Help them make thoughtful and wise decisions for the good of all and for the governance of our Episcopal Church. Amen.

Photos & Reflections from our Delegation

Pictures and notes from members of our team at the 81st General Convention of the Episcopal Church, in June 2024 in Louisville, KY.

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