Tuesday, May 22, 2012
House of Bishops approves Women Bishops Legislation
The Church of England website reports that yesterday the House of Bishops agreed to approve the women bishops draft legislation:
'The House of Bishops of the Church of England today concluded its consideration of the draft legislation to enable women to be consecrated as bishops. It agreed that the legislation should be returned to the General Synod for final approval.
The House of Bishops had power to amend the draft legislation in such manner "as it thinks fit". It made two amendments to the draft Measure. Read more
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