2023 Resolutions


The deadline for submission of resolutions to the 174th Annual Convention of the Diocese of California is now passed.  The draft resolutions listed below have been submitted to the Committee on Resolutions and are now being reviewed by the committee.  Revisions to the drafts will be posted as they become available, and the list will be updated with the dates of the revisions. 

Resolutions for the 2023 Convention

To view a resolution, simply click or tap on the resolution title below. Your comments are welcome on each resolution. They will assist the Committee on Resolutions work with the submitters in perfecting each resolution.

Resolution #1: Migration with Dignity

Last Update: September 2, 2023

Resolution #2: Addressing Gun Violence to Safeguard our Youth

Last Update: August 28, 2023

Resolution #3: Legislative Themes for the 81st General Convention

Last Update: September 19, 2023

Resolution #4: Add Howard W. Thurman to the Episcopal Church Calendar

Last Update: September 1, 2023

The following resolutions are to amend governing documents of the Convention:

A. Article VI: Lay members of Standing Committee and Executive Council as Delegates

Last Update: September 5, 2023

B. Canons II & III:
     Requiring Anti-Racism Training and Certification for Clergy and Delegates

Last Update: September 5, 2023

C. Correct References to the Canons of The Episcopal Church

Last Update: September 7, 2023

D. Special Rules for the Election of the Ninth Bishop of the Diocese of California

Last Update: September 7, 2023