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Resolution Number: 2006-A063
Title: Utilize Trial Commemorations in the Calendar of the Church Year
Legislative Action Taken: Concurred as Amended
Final Text:

Resolved, That the 75th General Convention propose additional commemorations in the Calendar of the Church Year and authorize trial use thereof for the triennium 2007–2009, as follows:

January 8 – Harriet Bedell, Deaconess and Missionary, 1969

February 28 – Anna Julia Haywood Cooper, Educator, 1964

March 13 – James Theodore Holly, Bishop of Haiti and Dominican Republic, 1911 (or November 8)

March 24 – Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, 1980, and The Martyrs of El Salvador

April 7 – Tikhon, Patriarch of Russia and Confessor, 1925

October 10 – Vida Dutton Scudder, Educator and Witness for Peace, 1954

December 30 – Frances Joseph-Gaudet, Educator and Prison Reformer, 1934

Citation: General Convention, Journal of the General Convention of...The Episcopal Church, Columbus, 2006 (New York: General Convention, 2007), pp. 689-690.