Diocesan Convention

Diocesan Convention is the legislative body of 300 which includes bishops, clergy, and elected lay delegates from each of our churches, who assemble annually for the purpose of attending to the business of the Episcopal Church in Rhode Island.

The 2020 Diocesan Special Convention will be held November 7, 2020, 9am on Zoom. Watch it here.

Registering for Convention:

  • Please coordinate your registration with your church leadership to avoid duplicate registrations.
  • Pay careful attention to which ticket type you select when registering.

Convention’s business session will begin at 9 am on Saturday.

All are welcome to attend; only canonically-resident clergy and elected and certified parish delegates have vote.


2021 Proposed Budget
2021 Proposed Agenda
Changes to Rules of Order
General Convention Resolutions

Past Years’ Conventions

You can read the  Journals of Convention from past years.