Convention 2021

The Diocese of Rhode Island’s 230th Diocesan Convention will be held November 6, 2021 via Zoom. Anyone who would like to view the meeting may do so on this page beginning at 9 am. Below you will find the materials to be reviewed in preparation for convention.

Nominations and Appointments

Biographical information on Nominees

Report from the Commission on Ministry

Report from Creation Care Committee

Report on ECC Solar Farm

Resolutions:

Proposed resolutions are available to read below.

A Prayer for Discernment and Decision Making for the Diocese of Rhode Island

Establishing Compensation for Deacons

Integrity of Religious Exemptions in Medical Coverage

Changes to the Constitution, Canons, and Standing Rules of Order of the Diocese of Rhode Island

for reference: The Constitution, Canons, and Standing Rules of Order

The Resolutions were presented on 10/13. You may watch the recording here:

Budget

The first budget presentation was held on 9/15. You may watch the recording here: