The 141st annual convention of the Diocese of Pittsburgh was held Friday and Saturday, November 3 and 4, 2006. The first day’s business was conducted at the Marriott City Center Hotel. The convention moved to Trinity Cathedral for the second day. PEP maintained a hospitality suite at the Marriott on Friday. The briefing papers below are essentially the same as those distributed at the PEP briefing at St. Andrew’s, Highland Park, on October 29. A number of cosmetic changes have been made to the briefing paper on the budget.