080816 - New Orleans, LA - The 2016 Churchwide Assembly begins with a welcome from Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton. The Texas-Louisiana Synod also welcomed guests. Bishop Eaton went over rules for voting and other items pertaining to the order of business. Pictured is Kirby Verret giving a greeting from the local American Indian tribal communities.
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