on Monday, 17 November 2014 at 2.53 pm by Simon Kershaw
categorised as Church of England, General Synod
The General Synod of the Church of England has today, by clear show of hands, passed a motion enacting Amending Canon No 33. The effect of the amendment is to enact that:
A man or a woman may be consecrated to the office of Bishop.
Thanks be to God! I for one will have a celebratory drink this evening.
We’re drinking here too! Wonderful to have reached this point and honoured to be sharing in this moment of history.
[Accompanied by GFHandel]
Great to see pictures!
Are they to become a more regular feature on TA?
Or just to mark Gold Letter Days?