Comments: General Synod Agenda

what plans have been made to invite high-ranking american bishops to come to the synod to give speeches and whatnot?

Posted by thomas bushnell, bsg at Tuesday, 20 June 2006 at 4:40pm BST

Are the CofE's church wedding rules finally catching up with how society works nowadays ?! ... ie we don't necessarily live, work and marry (or worship) within the same village anymore!

Posted by Dave at Tuesday, 20 June 2006 at 7:02pm BST

As an American Episcopalian, it still astounds me that the Church of England does not yet have women bishops. If a woman can be a priest, she can be a bishop. End of debate.
I guess after the dear old C of E finishes deciding whether woman can be bishops, you will move on to the debate as to whether women have souls, followed by the one on how many angels can dance on a micro-chip. I hope the Church of England will take minor steps toward joining the 21st century where women are valued as full partners in Christian ministry.

Posted by Donald Lowery at Monday, 26 June 2006 at 11:24pm BST
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