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Resolution Number: 2000-A046
Title: Urge Conversation with Youth and Young Adults about Sexuality
Legislative Action Taken: Concurred as Amended
Final Text:

Resolved, That the 73rd General Convention of the Episcopal Church strongly urge dioceses and congregations to provide a safe, hospitable environment for frank conversation with youth and young adults about human sexuality, to share and teach accurate information, and to promote dialogue, within the context of the Baptismal Covenant; and be it further

Resolved, That the Episcopal Church Center's Ministries with Young People Cluster, in consultation with provincial networks, identify and recommend comprehensive guidelines and resources for these conversations.

Citation: General Convention, Journal of the General Convention of...The Episcopal Church, Denver, 2000 (New York: General Convention, 2001), p. 202.