A102 Virtual Gatherings with Interim Bodies and Other Ministries of the Church

Resolved, That the 80th General Convention affirms that building the Beloved Community is a primary way this Church fulfills “the mission to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ” (Book of Common Prayer, page 855); and be it further

Resolved, That the 80th General Convention shall mandate the Presiding Officers’ Advisory Group for Beloved Community Implementation to work with the Interim Bodies and other ministries of the Church to facilitate Virtual gatherings to dialogue about the specific ways systemic racism influences and afflicts ability to participate in building the Beloved Community through their ministries, and to develop recommendations to the 81st General Convention for future actions to build the Beloved Community; and be it further

Resolved, That the 80th General Convention tasks the Presiding Officers’ Advisory Group for Beloved Community Implementation to report on these virtual convocations and their recommendations to the 81st General Convention; and, be it further

Resolved, That the 80th General Convention budgets the sum of $100,000.00 to fund these virtual gatherings.