Monday, 17 November 2014

Amending Canon No 33

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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.

Posted by Simon Kershaw on Monday, 17 November 2014 at 2:53pm GMT | TrackBack
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Thanks be to God! I for one will have a celebratory drink this evening.

Posted by: Cathy on Monday, 17 November 2014 at 4:57pm GMT

We're drinking here too! Wonderful to have reached this point and honoured to be sharing in this moment of history.

Posted by: David Runcorn on Monday, 17 November 2014 at 5:58pm GMT

[Accompanied by GFHandel]

"Hallelujah!
Hallelujah!

Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

Halle-e-lujah!"

Posted by: JCF on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 at 5:57am GMT

Great to see pictures!
Are they to become a more regular feature on TA?
Or just to mark Gold Letter Days?

Posted by: Martin Reynolds on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 at 8:47am GMT
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