General Synod

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 6:29am

By John Martin • An advocate of women’s ordination praises an Anglo-Catholic layman’s sacrificial remarks.

Monday, November 25, 2013 - 5:34pm

The anger, bitterness, and recriminations of last year were absent in this year’s debate on women in the episcopate.

Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 8:28am

By John Martin • No substantial decisions emerge from General Synod’s summer session.

Monday, June 24, 2013 - 8:15am

By Colin Podmore
I fight to keep the church broad and tolerant, to enable traditional Christians not just to remain but to flourish.

Thursday, January 3, 2013 - 5:43am

Prudence Dailey, Mark Chapman, and Andrew Goddard reflect on General Synod’s vote regarding women in the episcopate.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 4:15pm

By John Martin
The Church of England’s House of Bishops will meet in emergency session early Wednesday to consider next steps on women in the episcopate.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - 10:03am

By John Martin
After the July sessions of its General Synod in York the Church of England remains in limbo on women in the episcopate.

Thursday, February 9, 2012 - 12:00am

By John Martin
In the matter of deciding whether women should be appointed as bishops, the Church of England is engaged in a process with all the hallmarks of a Phony War.