Council Hotel Rooms

It’s definitely time to finalize your hotel room needs for Diocesan Council, February 22-24, in McAllen. Call your hotel directly and update your existing reservations to the correct names of people attending.  Visit the Hotel page for contact information. If you have extra rooms at Embassy Suites, CAMBRiA, Home2 Suites or LaQuinta to return, pleaseContinue reading “Council Hotel Rooms”

McAllen Hotel Rooms Available Now

Council 2019 will be held Thursday, February 21 – Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the McAllen Convention Center.  Since our last visit to the Valley in 2016, four hotels have been constructed on the convention center property, and are within easy walking distance to the convention center.  In addition, the diocese has contracted with fourContinue reading “McAllen Hotel Rooms Available Now”

Embassy Suites Hotel Rooms Sold Out

It’s happened already.  All 254 rooms in our Council 2018 block have been reserved.  If you do not have your hotel room reservations yet, check out the overflow hotels on the Hotel page.  There are three additional locations north of the Embassy Suites: Candlewood Suites, 600 Wonder World Dr, 78666 (2 miles) for $119++ HolidayContinue reading “Embassy Suites Hotel Rooms Sold Out”

Council 2018 Website

Is open for business! The 114th Diocesan Council will be held February 22 – 24, 2018 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel and Conference Center.  For the first time three churches are coming together to serve as your hosts: Church of the Resurrection, Windcrest; St. Andrew’s, Seguin; and St. Margaret’s, San Antonio. Continue reading “Council 2018 Website”

Get free WiFi at the Omni

If you have made your reservation to stay at the Omni Bayfront in Corpus Christi during Diocesan Council this week, you need to become a “Select Guest” to receive complimentary WiFi service during your stay. To become a Select Guest, simply visit the hotel’s website, If using your personal computer, the sign-up link isContinue reading “Get free WiFi at the Omni”

Hotel Rooms – Get them before they’re gone!

Serving as headquarters hotel for the Clergy Spouse Breakfast and the Friday Bishop’s Luncheon, the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel currently has 40 rooms available from our original 400 room block.  If your church has not made reservations please do so now by following the instructions on the Hotel Page. Anticipating the need for additional rooms,Continue reading “Hotel Rooms – Get them before they’re gone!”

Council 2017 Website Ready for Business

Diocesan Council 2017 will be held February 23 – 25, 2017 at the AmericanBank CENTER in Corpus Christi, and hosted by Church of the Good Shepherd.  The website,, is now being updated as new information becomes available.  Of current interest are the following pages: Hotel – “Episcopal Diocesan Council Meeting” has a block ofContinue reading “Council 2017 Website Ready for Business”

Agenda – Hotels – PreCouncil – Nominations

New Agenda Details – Banquet on Thursday, Worship on Friday The St. Alban’s, Harlingen host committee is hard at work in hopes of making this the best Council ever.  And their favorite idea for Council is to begin with a party!  The Agenda of Events now reflects some of their personal touches.  With the BanquetContinue reading “Agenda – Hotels – PreCouncil – Nominations”