That the Primate be asked to refer to the Metropolitans the implications of H.4 and 5 regarding Training of Older Men for the Ministry, so that appropriate action to carry out recommendations may be taken in the several provinces. CARRIED.
[Text of Report (sections H4 and H5 not included in electronic database.]
Act No. 78: Requesting the National Executive Council to refer motion (re additional funds for Information and Stewardship to have representative accompany Bishop Dean) to appropriate Committee for consideration and report (See Sept. 2 minutes, p.3)
That this National Executive Council request the Advisory Council on Missionary Strategy and the Lambeth Consultative Body to give serious attention to the provision of a realistic budget for the office of the Executive Officer, including administration, travel, information services, and other programme items. CARRIED
Canon Latimer informed the Council that Mrs. William Bailey, the administrative assistant in his office, who had served with GBRE and General Synod for over twenty-seven years, had resigned, effective November 30th, 1965.
That the National Executive Council expresses its gratitude for the faithful service which Mrs. Bailey has given to the whole Church. CARRIED
The Bishop of Saskatoon spoke briefly on this subject and mentioned that the Heads of Colleges were desirous of having all the Heads of Colleges on the Committee on Theological Education and not just five as had been suggested during the last meeting of the House. This discussion was followed by a Motion.
That the action of the House of Bishops re the Committee on Theological Education stand.
That this General Synod desires to express to the Rev. Canon A.R. Kelley our very deep sense of indebtedness to him for his continuing services on the Archives Committee, and that this appreciation be conveyed to him. CARRIED in both Houses.