D075 Give Thanks for the Remarkable Ministry of Marge Christie

Resolved, That the House of Deputies of the 80th General Convention of The Episcopal Church gives thanks for the remarkable ministry of Marge Christie (1929-2019).

For the life and witness of Marge Christie, a faithful and exemplary lay woman who, because of her grounding in the Baptismal Covenant and through collaboration, coalition building across orders, and determination, helped make possible the full inclusion of women in the life and ministry of the Episcopal Church;

For her willingness to mentor and her ability to empower younger generations;

For her leadership in The Episcopal Church, the Diocese of Newark, and the wider Anglican Communion;

For her work to bring equality and justice to every part of the Church.