D069 (Land Acknowledgment and Beloved Community)

House of Deputies Message #82

The House of Deputies informs the House of Bishops that on Jul 8, 2022 it considered resolution D069 (Land Acknowledgment and Beloved Community). The house acted to:

Take No Further Action

Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring,

That all Cathedrals of The Episcopal Church seek the truth by educating themselves in the history of the land they reside on, admit the egregious sins committed by The Episcopal Church against the Indigenous people. Publish their Land Acknowledgement every Sunday as we seek to be The Beloved Community.