Wednesday, June 21, 2006

Resolution B033

As posted on Titusonenine almost an hour ago. We understand this passed the House of Bishops. We hear Orthodox Bishops have walked out.

Resolution B-033
June 21st, 2006 posted by admin at 11:03 am

RESOLUTION B-033 to be introduced at Joint SessionResolution B-033
Resolved, the House of Deputies concurring, that the 75th General Convention receive and embrace The Windsor Report’s invitation to engage in a process of heaing and reconcilation; and be it further

Resolved, that this Convention therefore call upon Standing Committees and bishops with jurisdiction to exercise restraint by not consenting to the consecreation of any candidate to the episcopate whose manner of life presents a challenge to the wider church and will lead to further strains on communion.

Proposer:The Rev’d Dorsey F. Henderson (Upper South Carolina)
Endorsers:The Rt. Rev’d Peter James Lee (Virginia)The Rt. Rev’d Edward S. Little II (Northern Indiana)The Rt. Rv. Robert J. O’Neill (Colorado)The Rt. Rev’d Geralyn Wolfe (Rhode Island)
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