USPG Conference 2021

We have not witnessed ‘such a time as this’ on a global scale of pandemic, ecological crisis and racial divisions in living memory. What do these major global factors say to the mission of the Anglican Church? How can USPG and our partners speak prophetically into these important issues alongside supporting churches in their community responses.

 

For the first time this year, the USPG Annual Conference will be both virtual and a physical event.

 

Four livestreamed sessions will take place on:

 

Monday 19th July 4pm – 6pm BST, Introduction and overview

Speakers:

The Rev'd Angela Bosfield Palacious - The Anglican Diocese of The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands. – Church of the Province of the West Indies (CPWI)

The Rev'd Duncan Dormor - General Secretary USPG

 

Tuesday 20th July 10am – 12 noon BST, Living in a pandemic era

Speakers:

The Rt Rev'd Jacques Boston – Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Guinea, Church of the Province of West Africa – (CPWA)

Dr Yap Wei Aun – Diocese of West Malaysia, Church of the Province of South East Asia

Attorney Floyd Lalwet - the Provincial Secretary of the Episcopal Church in the Philippines and the National Development Officer of the Episcopal CARE Foundation of ECP

 

Tuesday 20th July 4pm – 6 pm BST, Racial Justice: Recovering Spiritualities, Restoring Justice

Speakers:

Augustine Tanner Ihm - Ordinand, winner of the Church Times Theology Slam 2020

Bertram Gayle – Ordinand, Anglican Diocese of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands – Church of the Province of the West Indies (CPWI)

 

Wednesday 21st July 10am – 12 noon BST, Responding to the ecological crisis.

Speakers:

The Rt Rev’d Graham Usher, Bishop of Norwich, Diocese of Norwich

The Rt Rev'd Carlos Simao Matsinhe - Bishop of the Diocese of Lebombo, Mozambique, Anglican Church of Southern Africa

The Right Rev'd Marinez Rosa dos Santos Bassotto - Bishop of the Diocese of the Amazon, Anglican Episcopal Church of Brazil.
 

The residential conference will take place from 4pm on Monday 19th July to  2pm on Wednesday 21st July at High Leigh Conference Centre, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. The annual USPG Council Meeting will take place on Tuesday 20th July at 8pm.

 

In the event of the conference being cancelled due to further Coronavirus restrictions a full refund will be given to everyone who has registered for the residential conference.

 

For those who book for the residential conference, by registering for this event you consent to being – deliberately or inadvertently – photographed, filmed and/or sound recorded for livestreaming and public broadcast as part of the audience (for no fee) and you give permission for USPG to use that material for any purpose at any time.

Click here to register for either the virtual or the in person USPG conference