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Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 08-11-97
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 08-11-97
Mover
Archdeacon D. Ashdown
Seconder
Dean J. Merrett
Prologue
In a committee of the whole members discussed the draft budget. Archdeacon David Ashdown and Mr. Jim Cullen responded to questions.
Text
That the Council of General Synod approve the 1998 budget. CARRIED #08-11-97
Notes
The Primate expressed appreciation to the presenters for the clarity of the budget documentation.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
Budget - Anglican Church of Canada
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Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official6977
Date
1997 May 9-12
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 02-05-97
Date
1997 May 9-12
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 02-05-97
Mover
Dean J. Merrett
Seconder
Bishop A. Hutchison
Text
That the Council of General Synod approve the application for full membership of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops in the Canadian Council of Churches. CARRIED #02-05-97
Subjects
Canadian Council of Churches - Membership
Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
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Ecumenical Coalitions' Evaluation

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7061
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-11-97
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-11-97
Mover
Dean J. Merrett
Seconder
Bishop A. Hutchison
Text
That the Council of General Synod facilitate an objective evaluative process of the Ecumenical Coalitions presently relating to the Anglican Church as regards, at least, the following issues: governance, structures and accountability and effectiveness of ACC Board Members; effectiveness of lobbying and advocacy strategies carried out by the Coalitions on the Church's behalf; assessment of both duplication and collaboration among the Coalitions; and a long term survival strategy. CARRIED #15-11-97
Subjects
Coalitions - Canada - Anglican Church of Canada
Lobbying - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Social advocacy - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Social justice - Anglican Church of Canada
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Expression of Gratitude to Former ECUSA Partner

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official6990
Date
1997 May 9-12
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-05-97
Date
1997 May 9-12
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-05-97
Mover
Dean J. Merrett
Seconder
Ms. M. Critchell
Text
That this Council of the General Synod express its gratitude for the generosity of wit and spirit with which Diane Porter participated in the life of this body and wish her every blessing in her continued ministry. CARRIED #15-05-97
Subjects
Porter, Diane
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Date
1998 March 6-8
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 41-03-98
Date
1998 March 6-8
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 41-03-98
Mover
Ms. L. Roff
Seconder
Dean J. Merrett
Text
That this Council of General Synod request the Faith Worship and Ministry Committee to establish a joint task group with representation from the Faith Worship and Ministry, Eco-Justice, Partners in Mission, Primate's World Relief and Development Fund and Information Resources Committees, to coordinate plans and develop materials that will enable Anglicans, individually and with their neighbours, to become engaged in a process of refreshment, reflection, prayer, renewal and action during the Jubilee period and as we begin a new millennium. The task group is to report through the Faith Worship and Ministry Committee and be monitored by the Mission Coordination Group. CARRIED AS AMENDED #41-03-98
Subjects
Jubilee (Christianity) - Anglican Church of Canada
Millennium - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Date
1995 June 1-9
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 69
Date
1995 June 1-9
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 69
Mover
Rev. S. Pike
Seconder
Dean J. Merrett
Prologue
Dr. George Black, Chair of the Hymn Book Task Force, introduced the following resolution.
Moved by Bishop B. Stavert, seconded by Canon M. Murray,
That this General Synod receive the collection of hymn texts presented by the Hymn Book Task Force and authorize the Hymn Book Task Force to complete the preparation of "a hymn book" and to present the completed material to the Council of the General Synod for permission to publish for use.
It was suggested that the hymn book be described as one among several such books.
Amendment
Moved by Bishop M. Harding, seconded by Ms. B. Pope,
That this General Synod receive the collection of hymn texts presented by the Hymn Book Task Force and defer the completion and publication of the Hymn Book for at least three years during which time the implications of costs and content can be more fully explored at the parish level.
The mover and seconder of the amendment agreed to delete the words "for at least three years" and replace it with "until the next meeting of the General Synod."
Motion to End Debate
Moved by Ms. R. Nash, seconded by Dr. A. Anthony,
That the question on the amendment now be put. CARRIED
The amendment was then put and DEFEATED.
Text
Motion to End Debate
That the question on the original motion now be put. CARRIED
The original motion was then put and CARRIED Act 69.
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Hymns
Hymnbooks - Anglican Church of Canada
Hymns - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada. Hymn Book Task Force
Anglican Church of Canada. Book of Common Praise. 1998
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PWRDF Budget 1998

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7052
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 09-11-97
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 09-11-97
Mover
Archdeacon D. Ashdown
Seconder
Dean J. Merrett
Prologue
There was considerable discussion regarding communication of this budget, relative to total operating/administrative expenses and it was suggested that PWRDF, in 1999, be requested to provide a narrative budget together with a line-item budget.
Text
That the Council of General Synod approve the 1998 Primate's World Relief and Development Fund Budget. CARRIED #09-11-97
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) - Budget
Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
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PWRDF Committee Structure

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7062
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 16-11-97
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 16-11-97
Mover
Dean J. Merrett
Seconder
Mr. D. Gould
Text
That the PWRDF Committee be composed of 15 representatives of the Canadian constituency plus 3 overseas partners. The General Synod would continue to elect 8 members, 4 of whom would be delegates to General Synod. The Primate would appoint 5 Canadian Anglican members; the Anglican Council of Indigenous Peoples would appoint 1, and the outgoing committee would identify 3 overseas program partners and 1 Canadian indigenous program partner who would be asked by the Primate to appoint a representative; and
that the Honourable Ronald Stevenson be requested to recommend the necessary constitutional amendments to accommodate this change prior to the 1998 General Synod. CARRIED #16-11-97
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) Committee - Membership
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Reconstitution of the Officers of General Synod

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official7076
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 30-11-97
Date
1997 November 5-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 30-11-97
Mover
Dean J. Merrett
Seconder
Ms. L. Roff
Prologue
Moved by Mrs. D. Brookes
Seconded by Dr. D. Gould
That this Council of General Synod recommend reconstituting the Officers of General Synod as follows:
Primate
Prolocutor
Deputy Prolocutor
General Secretary
Chancellor - provided that, in the absence of the Chancellor at meetings of the Officers of General Synod or the Council of General Synod, the Vice-Chancellor may attend, and vote, at such meetings; and
Two Officers-at-large (one Clergy, one Lay) elected from the Council of General Synod, being the Chair of the Resolutions Committee and the Chair of the Agenda Committee of the Council
and that the Chancellor of General Synod be requested to recommend the necessary constitutional amendments to accommodate this change prior to the 1998 General Synod.
Text
That this resolution be postponed to the next meeting. CARRIED #30-11-97
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod - Officers
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Report of Financial Management and Development Committee - Approval of 1997 PWRDF Budget

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/official6834
Date
1996 November 7-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 24-11-96

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