C024 HB Report #4

House of Bishops Committee 13 on Committee to Receive the Report of Resolution A169 presents its Report #4 on HD Message #99 on Resolution C024 (Translations of Book of Common Prayer). The committee recommends:

Concur

Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring, That the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music be directed to consider and propose to the 80th General Convention a process for translating Enriching Our Worship, Book of Occasional Services, and other authorized liturgical resources into the primary languages currently in use in this church, in cooperation with the Custodian of the Book of Common Prayer, be directed to begin work forthwith on translations of essential selections of the Book of Common Prayer, as well as other authorized liturgical resources, including "Enriching Our Worship", into Spanish, Creole, and French, according to the principles outlined in Canon II.3.5; and be it further

Resolved, That the General Convention request the Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance consider a budget allocation of $50,000 for the implementation of this resolution.


Original text

Resolved, the House of _______ concurring, That the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music, in cooperation with the Custodian of the Book of Common Prayer, be directed to begin work forthwith on translations of essential selections of the Book of Common Prayer, as well as other authorized liturgical resources, including "Enriching Our Worship", into Spanish, Creole, and French, according to the principles outlined in Canon II.3.5; and be it further

Resolved, That the General Convention request the Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance consider a budget allocation of $50,000 for the implementation of this resolution.