General Convention 2006

Send out your light and your truth; let them lead me; let them bring me to your holy hill and to your dwelling. Then I will go to the altar of God, and I will praise you . . . Psalm 43:3-4

The General Convention of the Episcopal Church
met in Columbus, Ohio from June 11-21, 2006.
This blog offers a view of the convention and beyond from the perspective of Lydia Evans, a two-time lay deputy from the Diocese of South Carolina.
Visit the links found below for additional resources
as well as pre- and post-convention coverage.
Thank you for remembering the convention deputies and their families in your prayers. For further resources, visit my webpages.
For all posts from the month of June, click here.
For all posts from the month of July, click here.


A Look Back: Spong Addresses 2003 Clergy Conference in Nevada

"John Shelby Spong will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Christ Church Episcopal, 2000 S. Maryland Parkway. The lecture, which is open to the public, is titled 'God Beyond Theism.' Spong also will speak Sept. 6 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Reno. His Reno lecture is titled 'Jesus Beyond Incarnation.'

"Spong also will address the clergy of the Diocese of Nevada at a retreat in Lake Tahoe.

"'Bishop Spong continues to be one of the important voices for an intellectually involved Christian theology,' said the Right Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, bishop of the Diocese of Nevada. 'You may not agree with everything he says, but you will not come away from a meeting with him without having examined what you do believe and why.'"

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