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25th Anniversary of the Ordination of Women to the Priesthood

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Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 84
Date
2001 July 4-11
Source
General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Act 84
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Bishop Ann Tottenham
Text
That this session of the General Synod recognize, celebrate, and affirm the role of women, on this 25th anniversary of the ordination of women in the Anglican Church of Canada. CARRIED WITHOUT DEBATE Act 84
Subjects
Ordination of women - Anglican Church of Canada
Women clergy - Anglican Church of Canada
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Anglican Journal Board Report #017-01-02-11: Publication of the Anglican Journal

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Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 41-11-02
Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 41-11-02
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Mrs. Betty Livingston
Prologue
Archdeacon Jim Boyles presented the report of the Anglican Journal Board.
Text
That the Anglican Journal Board take over publication of the Anglican Journal on January 1, 2003. CARRIED #41-11-02
Subjects
Anglican Journal
Anglican Journal. Board
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Approval of Minutes

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Date
2003 May 8-11
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 02-05-03
Date
2003 May 8-11
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 02-05-03
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Mr. Jim Sweeny
Text
That the minutes of the meeting of the Council of the General Synod held November 8-10, 2002 be approved. CARRIED #02-05-03
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Council of General Synod - Minutes
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East Coast Fisheries - #044-11-05-03

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Date
2003 May 8-11
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 29-05-03
Date
2003 May 8-11
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 29-05-03
Mover
Mr. Winston Walters
Seconder
Mr. David Watts
Text
That this Council of General Synod, through the office of the Primate, communicate to the federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and to the Prime Minister, its displeasure concerning the manner in which the recent closure of the cod fishery for Newfoundland and Labrador was implemented in light of the lack of prior consultation with the fishing communities affected, and urge the DFO and government officials to increase pressure on foreign commercial fisheries to reduce the amount of fishing now occurring in international waters which are in close proximity to the Canadian areas now closed.
Friendly amendment
The mover and seconder agreed to replace the words "for Newfoundland and Labrador" with "on the east coast of Canada."
Amendment
Moved by: Bishop Donald Harvey
Seconded by: Rev. Roberta Woodman
That a third section be added to the motion: "and furthermore urge DFO (Department of Fisheries and Oceans) to take seriously the devastating effects of the escalating seal population on the future recovery of this fishery."
Vote on amendment. CARRIED
Vote on the amended motion, which reads:
That this Council of General Synod, through the office of the Primate, communicate to the federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and to the Prime Minister, its displeasure concerning the manner in which the recent closure of the cod fishery on the east coast of Canada was implemented in light of the lack of prior consultation with the fishing communities affected, and urge the DFO and government officials to increase pressure on foreign commercial fisheries to reduce the amount of fishing now occurring in international waters which are in close proximity to the Canadian areas now closed; and furthermore urge DFO to take seriously the devastating effects of the escalating seal population on the future recovery of this fishery. CARRIED #29-05-03
Subjects
Fisheries - Canada - Law and legislation
Fisheries - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Sealing - Canada - Law and legislation
Sealing - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
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Partners in Mission Committee #009-01-02-11

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Date
2001 November 14-18
Source
Council of General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 29-11-01
Date
2001 November 14-18
Source
Council of General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 29-11-01
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Rev. Alan Perry
Text
That the Council of General Synod direct the Officers of General Synod to accept (as they deem appropriate) offers of help from the Canadian Council of Churches, the Provincial Secretaries of the Anglican Communion, and others, by asking these parties to urge the Government of Canada to:
1. adopt a comprehensive approach to rectifying the historical and current injustices experienced by Indigenous Peoples in Canada;
2. act without delay so that the victims of injustice may receive restitution in a timely fashion;
3. act without delay so that the churches involved be enabled to continue to participate in implementing just solutions to these problems. CARRIED #29-11-01
Subjects
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Residential schools - Anglican Church of Canada
Indigenous peoples - Canada - Residential schools
Indigenous peoples - Canada
Indigenous peoples - Religious aspects - Christianity
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Primate's World Relief and Development Fund #038-07-02-11

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Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 46-11-02
Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 46-11-02
Mover
Ms. Cynthia Haines-Turner
Seconder
Mr. David Watts
Text
That the PWRDF Board of Directors request the Council of General Synod to enter into dialogue with the Board to ensure co-ordination of financial development activities in light of the anticipated "Marigold" initiative.
Friendly amendment
The mover and seconder agreed to the wording:
That the Council of General Synod ask the Financial Management and Development Committee to enter into dialogue with the Board of Directors of the Primates's World Relief and Development Fund to ensure coordination of financial development activities. CARRIED #46-11-02
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Financial Management and Development Committee
Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF). Board of Directors
Fund raising - Religious aspects - Anglican Church of Canada
Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
Primate's World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) - Finance
Marigold Report
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Report of the Ecojustice Committee #005-6-04-03 : Undesignated Bequest Funds

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Date
2004 March 4-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-03-04
Date
2004 March 4-7
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 15-03-04
Mover
Mr. Matthew Kett
Seconder
Mr. David Watts
Prologue
Mr. Matthew Kett presented the report of the EcoJustice Committee.
Text
That this Council of General Synod name KAIROS - Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives, as one of four equal recipients (along with the Canadian Council of Churches, the World Council of Churches, and the Anglican Consultative Council of the 10% of annual undesignated bequest funds received by General Synod allocated by previous policy for work beyond the Anglican Church of Canada. CARRIED #15-03-04
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada - Finance
Legacies - Anglican Church of Canada
Charitable bequests - Anglican Church of Canada
KAIROS : Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives - Finance
Canadian Council of Churches - Finance
World Council of Churches - Finance
Anglican Consultative Council - Finance
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Representation on the Mission Coordination Group

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Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 43-11-02
Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 43-11-02
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Mr. Alfred Archambault
Text
That a member of the Anglican Journal Board be a member of the Mission Coordination Group. CARRIED #43-11-02
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. Mission Coordination Group - Membership
Anglican Journal. Board
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Review of Canon 3 - The Primacy

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Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 22-11-02
Date
2002 November 8-10
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 22-11-02
Mover
Archbishop David Crawley
Seconder
Mr. David Watts
Text
That a task force be established to review Canon 3 - The Primacy;
That the Council's Nominating Committee propose the membership for the task force, to include two bishops, two clergy and two lay members for consideration and appointment by the Officers of General Synod by December 31, 2002;
and that the task force make a progress report to the May 2003 meeting of the Council and a final report with recommendations to the November 2003 meeting.
Friendly Amendment
The mover and seconder agreed to add "Part One" to the first point.
The amended resolution now reads:
That a task force be established to review Canon 3 Part One - The Primacy;
That the Council's Nominating Committee propose the membership for the task force, to include two bishops, two bishops, two clergy and two lay members for consideration and appointment by the Officers of General Synod by December 31, 2002:
and that the task force make a progress report to the May 2003 meeting of the Council and a final report with recommendations to the November 2003 meeting. CARRIED #22-11-02
Subjects
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod. Constitution. Canon III
Anglican Church of Canada. Primate
check for Task Force name
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Volunteers in Mission #009-03-01-11

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Date
2001 November 14-18
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 30-11-01
Date
2001 November 14-18
Source
Council of General Synod. Minutes
Record Type
Resolution 30-11-01
Mover
Mr. David Watts
Seconder
Mr. Peter Clarke
Text
That the Council of General Synod commend the Volunteers in Mission Program to the Canadian dioceses. CARRIED #30-11-01
Subjects
Volunteers in Mission - Anglican Church of Canada
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