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The 78th General Convention

The 78th General Convention

Web portal connects you to everything you need to know about General Convention – all in one place

Who’s going to Salt Lake City?

Meet your Southern Ohio deputation

Issues to watch

There are a plethora of issues slated for consideration by the General Convention – 217 resolutions and counting. Bishop Breidenthal and Southern Ohio’s deputation members have an eye on several important issues they are passionate about

Election of the 27th Presiding Bishop

The four nominees, the Rt. Rev. Thomas Breidenthal, the Rt. Rev. Michael Curry, the Rt. Rev. Ian Douglas and the Rt. Rev. Dabney Smith, will be officially placed in nomination at a joint session of the House of Bishops and the House of Deputies on June 26
On the Feast of the Annunciation

On the Feast of the Annunciation

An update on the Bishop’s Listening Project

Black youth injustice exposed in Baltimore

Black youth injustice exposed in Baltimore

Alleluia! Jesus Is Risen!

Alleluia! Jesus Is Risen!

Hymn festival celebrates life of Walter R. Bouman
The faith and courage of immigrants

The faith and courage of immigrants

People connected

People connected

Positive role models for aging

Positive role models for aging

Society of St. Simeon and St. Anna inducts ten
Serving neighbors near and far

Serving neighbors near and far

Ascension and Holy Trinity celebrates its 50th year by taking God’s love into the world
Feeding the Mind, Body and Soul

Feeding the Mind, Body and Soul

Celebrate a decade of ministry with Liberia at PIMIL’s sixth annual International Luncheon
Celebrating Good News at St. Barnabas

Celebrating Good News at St. Barnabas

141st Annual Diocesan Convention preview

The 141st annual convention of the Diocese of Southern Ohio will be held Nov. 13-14, 2015 at the Dayton Convention Center
Lay ministry spotlight

Lay ministry spotlight

Highlighting how a layperson in the diocese brings the light of Christ into the world

Introducing the Near East House

A new intentional community forming on the Near East side of Columbus in July 2015 in collaboration with the Praxis Communities of the Diocese of Southern Ohio
Graduations

Graduations

Recognizing individuals who have successfully completed diocesan formation programs in 2015

Re-forming School for Ministry

In September 2015, the newly forming diocesan School for Ministry will begin the opportunity for everyone in the Diocese of Southern Ohio to participate
Forming young adults in Christ

Forming young adults in Christ

Deacons’ ordinations

Deacons’ ordinations

On June 6, Nicholas B. England, Jennifer Lee Oldstone-Moore, Gene Alan “AJ” Stack, Jr. and LindaMay Watkins were ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Breidenthal

Transitions

Congregations and clergy in transition
Extravagant Healing

Extravagant Healing

A weekend of extravagant healing with the Rev. Becca Stevens  
ECSF introduces new grant application for smaller requests

ECSF introduces new grant application for smaller requests

Beginning this fall, ministries applying for Episcopal Community Services Foundation (ECSF) grants of $1,000 or less will be able to use a shorter and simpler application form
Welcoming the stranger

Welcoming the stranger

Community and Refugee Immigration Services (CRIS) is an independent non-profit agency that serves refugees, asylees and immigrants in central Ohio
GEMN celebrates 20th anniversary

GEMN celebrates 20th anniversary

Sharing God’s Bounty