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Sheffield Diocese WATCH branch launch: 8 June 2013

Women Bishops - are we there yet?

We would like to invite you to an event which we are hosting on Saturday 8th June to launch the idea of starting a branch of WATCH in the Diocese of Sheffield. Continue reading

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Women in the Episcopate – Synodical Process – 21 December 2012

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The Secretary General has prepared an explanatory memorandum outlining the legislative process that would need to be followed by the Church of England to enable women to become bishops. Although prepared for members of the two Houses of Parliament it … Continue reading

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Women bishops news – updated 20 December 2012

Women Bishops - are we there yet?

By now everyone will have learned that the House of Laity of the General Synod failed to reach the two-thirds majority required to pass legislation enabling women to be ordained bishop (132 for / 74 against / no abstentions). Continue reading

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Hungry for faith?

We’re launching the Church website today, and you’ll see that my profile says that I am “tolerant” – I have to say that this week I have felt rather less so, maybe I should be tagged as the “Intolerant Preacher”! … Continue reading

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