Convention Resources

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2020-10-30 153rd Convention Journal (2018)

The convention journal includes a record of the proceedings and results of the annual 153rd Convention of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh held November 2-3, 2018. The journal includes: lists of members of the diocesan staff and governing bodies, unapproved convention minutes, 2019 budget, 2018 ordinations and letters dimmissory, recent audit report. For printed copies, please contact the Diocesan Office.

153rd convention journal.pdf
2020-10-30 154th Convention Journal (2019)

The convention journal includes a record of the proceedings and results of the annual 154th Convention of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh held November 2, 2019. The journal includes: lists of members of the diocesan staff and governing bodies, unapproved convention minutes, 2019 budget, 2019 ordinations and letters dimmissory, recent audit report. For printed copies, please contact the Diocesan Office.

2019 post-convention journal.pdf
2020-10-16 Rectors Explaining What it Means to be a Convention Deputy

The Co-Rectors of Trinity Anglican Church in Washington, PA, The Rev. Jamey & The Rev. Cn. Tracey Russell explain the aspects and expectations of a lay deputy to Diocesan Convention, in conversation with Director of Communications, Kristen Parise. This 10-minute conversation was recorded and uploaded to our YouTube Channel. We insist all new deputies watch this video.

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2020-10-09 2020 Pre-Convention Hearing Recording

This is a recording of the Pre-Convention Hearing that was held on Wednesday, October 7. The hearing includes a training session on using Zoom for convention. The recording should play through your web browser, or can be downloaded.

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2020-10-05 155th Pre-Convention Journal 2020

This is the document for all deputies participating in the 155th Convention, held virtually on the Zoom Cloud Meeting platform. Included in the journal are: Convention Information, Current leadership rosters and reports from Diocesan staff, leadership bodies and mission partner organizations. Revised as of 10/5/2020.

2020 pre-convention journal_1.pdf
2020-09-08 Pre-Convention Hearing - Wed. Oct. 7

Attendance in the Pre-Convention Hearing is required for all clergy and lay deputies to Convention. Outside observers are also welcome to attend. There are 2 hearings scheduled this year, attendance is required for only 1.

The Pre-Convention hearings will take place virtually using the Zoom Cloud Meeting platform.

Preliminary Agenda:

  • Overview of convention agenda w/ Q&A
  • Training & practice of zoom functions
  • Orientation new deputies w/ Q&A

Pre-registration is required for the Pre-Convention Hearing.

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2020-09-08 2020 Pre-Convention Hearing - Sun, Oct. 4

Attendance in the Pre-Convention Hearing is required for all clergy and lay deputies to Convention. Outside observers are also welcome to attend. There are 2 hearings scheduled this year, attendance is required for only 1.

The Pre-Convention hearings will take place virtually using the Zoom Cloud Meeting platform.

Preliminary Agenda:

  • Overview of convention agenda w/ Q&A
  • Training & practice of zoom functions
  • Orientation new deputies w/ Q&A

Pre-registration is required for the Pre-Convention Hearing.

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2020-02-26 Constitution and Canons

The Constitution and Canons provide the governing structure, rules and regulations of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh. This is the latest version adopted by Convention in November 2019.

Constitution & Canons_November 2019.pdf
2019-10-18 2019 Voter's Guide

One of the regular agenda items of each convention is to elect nominees to our governing boards and committees. The diocese has compiled these nominations along with some biographical information about each nominee to assist deputies as you consider their nominations. This document is excerpted from the 2019 pre-convention journal.

2019 voters guide.pdf
2019-10-18 2019 Pre-Convention Journal

This is the document for all deputies participating in the 154th Convention, part of Gathering 2019. Included in the journal are: Convention Information, Resolutions and Nominations that will be voted on, the 2020 Diocesan Budget & Godly Share and reports from Diocesan staff, leadership bodies and mission partner organizations. 

Revised 10-18-19 to include Voter's Guide.

2019 pre-convention journal_2.pdf
2019-10-11 2019 Pre-Convention Hearing Video Link

In preparation for our Annual Convention, or annual business meeting, pre-convention hearings are held to preview the agenda and items that will be voted on.

The pre-convention hearing held on October 6, 2019 at Prince of Peace Anglican Church in Hopewell, PA was streamed via Zoom Cloud Meetings and recorded. The recording has been uploaded to Youtube for deputies to watch in preparation for Convention, part of Gathering 2019: Diocesan Conference & 154th Convention.

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2019-03-11 152nd Convention Journal (2017)

The convention journal includes a record of the proceedings and results of the annual 152nd Convention of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh held November 3-4, 2017. The journal includes: lists of members of the diocesan staff and governing bodies, unapproved convention minutes, 2018 budget, 2017 ordinations and letters dimmissory, recent audit report. For printed copies, please contact the Diocesan Office.

152nd convention journal.pdf
2018-12-12 2018 Pre-Convention Journal

This is the document for all deputies participating in the 153rd Convention, part of Gathering 2018. Included in the journal are: Convention Information, Resolutions and Nominations that will be voted on, the 2019 Diocesan Budget & Godlly Share, Annual Audit results and reports from Diocesan staff, leadership bodies and mission partner organizations. 

153rd pre-convention journal.pdf
2018-04-18 2016 Pre-Convention Journal 2016-pre-convention-journal.pdf
2018-04-18 2017 Convention Journal 152nd-journal.pdf