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Report of the Committee on Statistics and State of the Church

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Date
1946 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1946 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Mr. R.H. Soward
Seconder
Archdeacon Catchpole
Prologue
This report was presented by the Archbishop of Kootenay. Considerable discussion arose out of the report which was, on motion of the Archbishop of Kootenay, seconded by Mr. R.W. Allin, carried in both Houses.
Your Committee regrets that it cannot submit any report either on the "state" of the Church or on statistical returns. The information supplied is insufficient in both cases. Only nine bishops have replied to a request for a Church report of conditions in their areas; for the year 1944 statistical returns were not received until this year, and the figures of two important dioceses are still unavailable; less than half the returns for 1945 have been received.
Your Committee requests that it be relieved of its duties unless fuller cooperation is forthcoming and needful information supplied. It would however stress the great loss which the Church would suffer, if information as to the ebb and flow of Church life in various parts of the Dominion is not available. It may point out that the proportion of active to missing Anglicans would never have been known if statistics had not been collected and synthesized.
Text
That this Synod requests the Committee on Statistics and State of the Church to continue its labours and calls upon all Dioceses to extend to the Committee the fullest co-operation so that all needful information may be supplied. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. Committee on Statistics and State of the Church
Anglican Church of Canada - Statistics
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A suggested plan for the union of the united church of canada and the anglican church of canada as submitted to the two communions

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Publication Date
1964
Material Type
Report
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
JR80 .C478
Corporate Author
A Joint Committee appointed by the London conference of the United Church and the Anglican Diocese of Huron
Place
London, Ont.
Publisher
n.p.
Publication Date
1964
Physical_Description
29 p. : illus.
Material Type
Report
Notes
Twenty-one years of conversation: a background for the London Conference-Huron Diocese plan for the union of the United and Anglican Churches (3 p.) laid in.
Subjects
Church Union - Canada
Location
General Synod Archives
Call Number
JR80 .C478
Copies
2 copies
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