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Australia: 80 women ordained priest

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article12202
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS)
Date
1992 December
Record Type
Journal Article
Journal
Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS)
Date
1992 December
Issue
44
Page
2
Notes
Australia's first women priests under the authority of the recent General Synod canon were ordained in Adelaide on Saturday, 5 December 1992 despite a public protest by the Dean of Adelaide. There are now 80 women priests in the Anglican Church of Australia and it is estimated that the Australian Church will have 92 women priests in 10 of its 24 dioceses by the end of 1992.
Subjects
Ordination of women - Anglican Church of Australia
Women clergy - Anglican Church of Australia
Anglican Church of Australia. Diocese of Adelaide
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