“But strive first for the kindom of God and his righteousness.”
The 223rd General Assembly was held June 16-23, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri, which the theme of “Kin-dom” Building for the 21st Century: A Renewed Witness and Call to Christian Action Framed in Worship and Biblical Reflection
Click here for a brief summary of major actions or statements made by 223rd General Assembly.
The General Assembly consists of Commissioners and Young Adult Advisory Delegates elected by presbyteries, Theological Student Advisory Delegates and other ecumenical partners from around the world. Half of the commissioners are elders, half are ministers. Individual commissioners are assigned to serve on one of the Committees of the Assembly. The 223rd General Assembly will be in St. Louis, MO at the America’s Center Convention Center
The Presbytery of Philadelphia sent a delegation made up of the following:
4 Ruling Elder Commissioners*
4 Teaching Elder Commissioners*
1 Young Adult Advisory Delegate (YAAD) – must be 17-23 years of age
1 Theological Student Advisory Delegate (TSAD) – A graduate theological, must be either an inquirer or a candidate in preparation for ministry under care of a presbytery.