Episcopal Diocese of Washington

Engaging a changing world with
an enduring faith in Jesus Christ


The convention is yearly legislative meeting presided over by the bishop and consisting of the clergy of the diocese and elected representatives of its congregations. The convention usually gathers on the last weekend of January to consider the diocesan budget and other matters regarding the mission and ministry of the diocese.

The diocese' 122nd convention will be held on January 28, 2017 at Washington National Cathedral. Information and documents regarding convention will be published here as they become available.

A live stream of convention will be available on this page. 


Child Care

Convention childcare for children birth-age 5 will be available from 8 am-3:30 pm in St. Alban's Parish Rectory Church on the cathedral close. There is no charge for convention childcare. Questions? Please talk with Youth Missioner Iman Green via email and please register online to reserve a spot.

2017 Convention Documents