The Episcopal Church shared the following summary of Day 4:
Recordings of all legislative sessions and media briefings are available on The Episcopal Church GC80 Media Hub. (Look for drop-down menu in upper left corner of each livestream box once opened.)
The final day of the 80th General Convention of The Episcopal Church began with Morning Prayer in the House of Bishops and House of Deputies that included a pre-recorded sermon by Julia Ayla Harris, president-elect of the House of Deputies. Both houses concluded business by early afternoon.
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Bishops close convention with climate emergency statement ahead of Lambeth
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House of Deputies president bids farewell after 10 years of service
In the final moments of her service as president, the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings described her journey to leadership in The Episcopal Church and urged deputies to embrace the generational change that is taking place and to stay committed to working for structural change to make the church more inclusive.
Full Episcopal News Service coverage of the 80th General Convention in Baltimore
The 80th General Convention of The Episcopal Church will meet July 8 - 11, 2022 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Deputies representing the Diocese of South Carolina were elected in November 2019. Keep track of their time at General Convention on this blog.