Diocesan Convention

A 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 RI.

Diocesan Convention 2016

diocon (1)Our Diocesan Convention will be held Friday and Saturday, November 4 and 5, 2016. The Convention will be held at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Greenwich, RI.

All are welcome to attend Diocesan Convention, but only Canonically Resident Clergy and Parish or Mission Delegates have vote.


Register here to attend Convention. 

Pre-Convention meetings to discuss proposed resolutions and the 2017 diocesan budget will be held

October 5 at 7 p.m. at Emmanuel Church, Cumberland

October 6 at 7 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Church, Jamestown


The proposed 2017 budget can be found here.

The resolutions are below:
Resolution submitted by the Center for Reconciliation: download here

Read the Journals of Convention from past years, available in our Resource Library >