Comments: General Synod - Tuesday's business

What on earth will the General Synod find to talk about in the future now that the issue that has been discussed ad infinitum for the last 44 years has been resolved?

Posted by Father David at Wednesday, 16 July 2014 at 5:46am BST

Aren't they going to discuss whether low churchmen can legally wear jeans and t shirt at the Lord's supper?

Posted by Richard Ashby at Wednesday, 16 July 2014 at 8:17am BST

Safeguarding will occupy some time and we will get onto sexual orientation and forms of relationship. We are always talking about mission and evangelism. We have now removed one of our barriers to mission. We need to dismantle others. I can assure you we are a talking shop, we will find plenty to talk about!

the other important function of General Synod is to provide a forum within which people from different parts of the country and different church tradition can get know each other and value the others' ministries and mission fields.

Posted by Susan Cooper at Thursday, 17 July 2014 at 3:30pm BST
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