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Church Union (Group C) New Westminster

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Date
1971 January 22 - 23
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1971 January 22 - 23
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Cariboo
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Prologue
The Archbishop reported on the discussion in Group C on the proposed Plan of Union - First Draft. It was felt that the time factors involved and which appeared to be stressed in reports emanating from the General Commission, were causing some distress among Church members who desired adequate time to study the document.
Text
This House of Bishops recommends to the Upper House that it dissociate itself from the last clause of paragraph 5 of the pink page vi-2 in the Convening Circular and suggests that the Upper House dissociate itself from the Nota Bene on page one of the Communication from the General Commission to the Study Groups called for Thurs. Jan. 28th. CARRIED
Subjects
Plan of Union
Christian union - Canada
Christian union - Anglican Church of Canada
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Committee on Evangelism (see page 322)

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Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1967 August 22-31
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Keewatin
Seconder
Canon J.C. Clough
Text
Be it resolved that this General Synod request the theological colleges to provide training in Evangelism, not only for undergraduates but also as a program for the continuing training of clergy. Furthermore, that the bishops of the dioceses be asked to give financial support where needed and every encouragement. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Evangelism - Anglican Church of Canada
Theological colleges - Anglican Church of Canada
Theological education - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Clergy - Education (Continuing education)
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[No title available]

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Date
1971 January 22 - 23
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1971 January 22 - 23
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Niagara
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Text
This House of Bishops recommends to the Upper House that five names be sent to the Lower House as nominees for the Primacy. CARRIED
Notes
Two amendments suggesting a different number of names were lost.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate - Election
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Proposed Nuclear Test Blast on Amchitka Island

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Date
1971 October 1-4
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1971 October 1-4
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Calgary
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Prologue
A letter from the World Council of Churches and a wire from the Boundary Parish of Kootenay were read. These asked for some action against the proposed detonation of a nuclear blast on the Island of Amchitka, Alaska.
Text
"That we respectfully send a telegram to the President of the United States of America in protest against the underground nuclear blast on Amchitka, that the names of all the bishops be appended to the telegram, and that the Press be so informed." CARRIED
Subjects
Nuclear weapons - Testing - United States
Nuclear weapons - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Amchitka Island (Alaska)
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Report of Committee on Spiritual Advance A.A.A. (p.277)

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Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1949 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Keewatin
Seconder
Bishop of Saskatchewan
Text
That the sincere thanks of the General Synod be conveyed to the Bishop of The Arctic, Chairman of the Spiritual Advance Committee of the A.A.A., and the Bishop of Huron, who on the illness of the chairman, took over the leadership of this committee and has rendered devoted and lasting service to the Church in its policy of Advance. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Church of England in Canada. Anglican Advance Appeal. Committee on Spiritual Advance
Fleming, Archibald Lang, 1883-1953
Luxton, George N. (George Nasmith), 1901-1970
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Report of the Committee on the Status of Deaconesses (see p.125)

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Date
1964 August 31 - September 3
Source
Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1964 August 31 - September 3
Source
Executive Council. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Rt. Rev. R.L. Seaborn
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Text
That the report of the Committee on the Status of Deaconesses be received. CARRIED
Notes
Committee on Status of Deaconesses
To the Most Reverend, The Primate,
and Members of the Executive Council:
The Committee on the Status of Deaconesses, under Chairmanship of Bishop Seaborn, has met twice since the last meeting of the Executive Council and wishes to report the following:
1. That the House of Bishops in 1963 at Banff authorized the Form of Service for the Ordering of Deaconesses:
That this Service has been printed and is available at the Anglican Book Centre. Copy of this Service has been sent to all Bishops.
2. That the question of Chancel Garb for Deaconesses is under consideration, but that difficulty is being experienced in reaching agreement.
3. That three women have been Ordered Deaconesses in the past year and that thirty-nine are "in active service".
Respectfully submitted,
R.L. Seaborn, Assistant Bishop of Newfoundland, Chairman
Gladys L. Kirk, Secretary
Subjects
Deaconesses - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Liturgy - Texts
Deaconesses - Clothing
Anglican Church of Canada. Joint Committee of House of Bishops and Committee on Women's Work re the Status of Deaconesses
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Report of the Committee on Women's Work in the Church (see p.356)

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Date
1962 August
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1962 August
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Rev. Canon E.W. Scott
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Text
That this Synod approve the proposed terms of reference for the Standing Committee on Women's Work in the Church as presented in the report. CARRIED in both Houses.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Committee on Women's Work in the Church
Women in the Anglican Church of Canada
Women church workers - Anglican Church of Canada
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Report of the Council for Social Service

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Date
1924 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1924 September
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Saskatchewan
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Text
Resolved, That
Resolution II
1. The General Synod of the Church of England in Canada expresses its appreciation of the steps thus far taken by the Department of Immigration and Colonization of the Government of Canada in the direction of showing at the present juncture a preference for immigration from the British Isles. It desires to urge upon the Department the vital need of extending its provisions to ensure the happy, satisfactory and permanent settlement of the immigrant in Canada.
2. The General Synod expresses its approval of the work done by the Council for Social Service to ensure the welcome and welfare of the newcomer, recommends the formation of local welcome and welfare Committees at all places in which immigrants settle, and urges upon the Clergy and Churchpeople generally the duty of welcoming the newcomers at the earliest opportunity to our Church life and activities and of linking them up with all agencies helpful to their spiritual and social welfare.
Subjects
Canada - Emigration and immigration
Canada - Emigration and immigration - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Great Britain - Emigration and immigration
Church of England in Canada. Council for Social Service
Church work with immigrants - Anglican Church of Canada
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(vii) Correspondence

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Date
1970 October 3-5
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1970 October 3-5
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Keewatin
Seconder
Bishop of Edmonton
Prologue
(v) From Mr. A.S.H. Hankinson re use of the Canadian Liturgy which he felt should not be superseded completely by experimental liturgies.
Text
"That this letter be referred to the Bishop of Montreal." CARRIED
Subjects
Liturgical renewal - Anglican Church of Canada
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(x) Coadjutor, Suffragan and Assistant Bishops

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Date
1962 May 3-5
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Date
1962 May 3-5
Source
House of Bishops. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution
Mover
Bishop of Brandon
Seconder
Bishop of Keewatin
Prologue
The Bishop of Brandon reported for M.S.C.C. on the appointment of Suffragan Bishops.
Text
"That the Primate be requested to appoint a small Committee of this House to consider the episcopate in Canada with particular relation to suffragan, coadjutor and assistant bishops". CARRIED
Notes
The Primate later appointed the Archbishop of Algoma (Convener) and the Bishops of Ontario and Ottawa.
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